The Wallace Collection

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Visored bascinet
  • Visored bascinet
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Milan, Italy
  • c. 1390 - c. 1410
  • Low-carbon steel, air-cooled, copper alloy and leather
  • Height: 26 cm
    Width: 37.4 cm, beak to back of skull
    Weight: 2.005 kg, without visor
    Weight: 0.82 kg, visor
    Weight: 1.24 kg, aventail
  • Label: Royal Archaeological Society label marked 25 in ink
  • A69
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Sir Samuel R. Meyrick; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.