Lot 1421 - A194 Arms & Armour Col. Sigrist - Thursday, 24. September 2020, 05.00 PM

BURGONET HELMET

German or Austrian ca. 1570/80.
Blackened iron. One-part skull with ribbed peak, both sides decorated with an ornamental band. Movable eye guard with chased, blank edge, riveted neck guard and cheekpieces likewise with a chased edge. Cheekpieces, each with five punctiform perforations. Eye shield and neck shield with ribbed borders.
H 27 cm. C: 1-2.

Provenance:
- Collection M. Sigrist, Lucerne.

In very good condition. Cf. Gessler, Waffensammlung Schweiz. Landesmuseum, 1928, Plate 24. Müller / Kunter, Europäische Helme, 1971, p. 146, Ill. 153 and 154.

CHF 1 800 / 2 200

€ 1 580 / 1 930

Sold for CHF 2 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.