Burgonet (helmet)

Attributed to the armorer Anton Peffenhauser, German (active Augsburg), master 1545, 1525 - 1603

Made in Augsburg, Germany, Europe

c. 1560

Etched and partially blackened and gilded steel; brass; leather

Height: 13 1/2 inches (34.3 cm) Width (approximate): 8 7/16 inches (21.5 cm) Depth (approximate): 11 5/16 inches (28.7 cm) Weight: 5.3 lb. (2425g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 248, Arms and Armor, second floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977

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