Christa Hook - Equipo y armas de caballero hospitalario, 1140
Closed Burgonet, ca. 1560. Italian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Miss Harriet M. Dean, 1929 (29.152.2)
Gothic Armor, late 15th century; extensively restored and completed ca. 1926. German and Italian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Bequest of Bashford Dean, 1928 (29.150.8a–q) | In this work, Dean’s goal was to create a late German Gothic armor, a type often considered the pinnacle of armor-making. Complete and homogeneous examples were nonexistent on the art market by Dean’s time.
Attributed to Kunz Lochner (German, 1510–1567). Bard made for Johann Ernst, Duke of Saxony-Coburg, dated 1548. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1932 (32.69) | This full bard comprises a shaffron, closed crinet of plate and mail for the neck, a peytral for the chest, flanchards for the sides, and a crupper for the rear of the horse. #horses
Parade Helmet à l'antique
Celtic parade helmet -Agris, France, about 350 BC. This impressive piece of art was buried in a cave in Agris, western France. The entire cap, neck guard and cheek guards were all cluttered with lavish gold tendril and leaf design. Together with the gold, red coral inlays provide an effectual contrast. Art of the Celts, Historic Museum of Bern.