Object Title

Zischagge

Zischagge

Date

1630

Object Number

IV.1357

Provenance

On Loan 180 to the russel Coates Museum, Bournemouth, 1989.

Physical Description

The skull is made in one piece, and embossed with six radial ridges, and a pierced stud at the apex. The peak has an adjustable nasal bar, fastened to the skull with a threaded staple and winged locking screw. The neckguard comprises four articulated lames. the original cheekpieces survive.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped M on the peak.

Associations

Notes

Similar to an example with a Nuremberg mark in Prague.