Morion Date: late 16th century Culture: German, Nuremberg Medium: Steel, etched, silvered, and painted; gilt brass; glass Dimensions: Weight, 4 lb. 11 oz. (2126 g) Height, 12 9/16 in. (31.9 cm) Greatest width, 8 15/16 in. (22.68 cm) Classification: Helmets Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913 Accession Number: 14.25.650
Italian, Brescia Half Armor for an Officer of the Papal Swiss Guard, c. 1590/1600 Blued steel with gilding, brass, iron, leather, velvet w...
Field Armor Probably of Sir John Scudamore (1541 or 1542–1623) Armorer: Made under the direction of Jacob Halder (British, master armorer at the royal workshops at Greenwich, documented in England 1558–1608) Armorer: Helmet, left pauldron, gauntlets, and right sabaton made by Daniel Tachaux (French, 1857–1928, active in France and America) in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Armor Workshop Date: ca. 1587, restored and completed 1915 (Steel, gold, leather)