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Helmet

Object Number: 
1941.1217
Date: 
ca. 1650-1700
Medium: 
Iron, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 10 in. ( 25.4 x 25.4 cm )
Description: 
Iron and leather helmet; circular, lobster tail helmet with ribbing along top and shield-shaped bill; plated neck guard riveted to back; buff leather strap fragments riveted to interior.
Gallery Label: 
This helmet was used by the donor as a prop in his historical paintings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group