Morion for the Bodyguard of the Elector of Saxony

A work made of steel, brass, gilding, leather, and paint.
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  • A work made of steel, brass, gilding, leather, and paint.

Date:

c. 1580

Artist:

Probably Hans Michel
(German, 1539-1599) Nuremberg

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Artist

Hans Michel

Title

Morion for the Bodyguard of the Elector of Saxony

Origin

Nuremberg

Date

1570–1590

Medium

Steel, brass, gilding, leather, and paint

Dimensions

35.5 × 34.3 × 24 cm (14 × 13 1/2 × 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2231

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