About This Artwork

Southern German, probably Augsburg

Morion-Burgonet, 1585

Steel, gilding, and brass
H. 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)

George F. Harding Collection, 1982.2227

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Walter Karchieski, "Arms and Armor in the Art Institute of Chicago" (Art Institute of Chicago/Little, Brown, and Company, 1995), p. 70 (ill.)

Ownership History

George F. Harding, Jr. (d. 1939), bequeathed to the George F. Harding Museum; transferred to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1982.
From Vienna, Healey. Similar helmet in Kienbusch and S.V.G. Collection.

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