Object Title

Close helmet

Close helmet

Date

1630

Object Number

IV.167

Provenance

Unknown

Physical Description

Made in two halves without comb, the crown embossed with ridges radiating from the apex. Pivoted peak. A visor or face guard similar to IV.344-347 has originally been fitted but is now missing. Single gorget plates. All parts are bordered by double inciesed lines. The chin pieces are secured to the skulls when closed by a strap and buckle.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.62 kg

Associations

Places Flanders