Infantry Garniture of a Target (Shield) and Pointed Morion

A work made of steel, brass, gilding, silk velvet, horse hair, silk, and silver-gilt fringe.
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  • A work made of steel, brass, gilding, silk velvet, horse hair, silk, and silver-gilt fringe.

Date:

1570/80

Artist:

North Italian; Milan

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Artist

Pompeo della Cesa

Title

Infantry Garniture of a Target (Shield) and Pointed Morion

Origin

Milan

Date

1570–1585

Medium

Steel, brass, gilding, silk velvet, horse hair, silk, and silver-gilt fringe

Dimensions

Rondache diameter: 55.9 cm (22 in.) Shaffron weight: 2 lb. 10 oz. Cabasset weight: 6 lb.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2229a-b

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