Object Title

Comb morion

Comb morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.566

Provenance

From the collection of Dr. R. Williams, 1974. Lockett collection, sold Christie's 16 December 1942 lot 292, and sold anonymously at Christie's, 8 June 1950, Lot 12.

Physical Description

Decorated with etched trophies of armour.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped inside the brim at the right is an illegible maker's mark, possibly a device within a circle, or a large G.

Associations

Places Italy