Lot 1425 - A194 Arms & Armour Col. Sigrist - Thursday, 24. September 2020, 05.00 PM

BURGONET HELMET

Italian, "Borgognotta aguzza", last third of the 16th century. Brescia(?).
Blank iron. One-part skull, ending in a tip and with a central peak. Eye shield, neck shield and the cheekpieces with chased edges. Skull base with riveted brass rosettes, the cheekpieces each with five punctiform perforations. Eye guard and neck guard and cheekpieces with ribbed edges.
H 27.8 cm. C: 2.

Provenance:
- Collection Cav. Luigi Marzoli (1883-1965), Palazzolo sull'Oglio.
- Collection M. Sigrist, Lucerne.

Cf. Boccia/Godoy, Mueso Poldi Pezzoli, Armeria I, 1985, pp. 215 and 217/220, Ill. 90-94 and 96-116.

CHF 1 800 / 2 200

€ 1 580 / 1 930

Sold for CHF 4 750 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.