Object Title

Cavalry Helmet

Cavalry Helmet

Date

1840

Object Number

IV.1551

Physical Description

Black background with gold decoration applied to surface of flower and stem design on main body and lions heads on either temple. Gold chin strap. Large crest of black fur. Restored from being in a very poor condition, but still has dents on either side and part of the rim edging has come away in places.

Notes

This object has been refurbished without permission by the borrower.