A Cuirassier's Close-Helmet

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Lot 392
A Cuirassier's Close-Helmet
Early 17th Century, Probably French

Sold for £ 3,585 (US$ 4,828) inc. premium
A Cuirassier's Close-Helmet
Early 17th Century, Probably French
With two-piece skull with high turned and roped comb (some damage and holeing on one side), pointed visor with vision slits each with roped upper edge bordered by domed brass lining rivets, lifting-peg on the right side, fitting into the upper-bevor decorated with a pattern of domed brass-headed rivets on each side, hook-catch on the right and pivoted at the same points as the lower-bevor, leather neck-strap with buckle, and double-line borders (rust patinated overall, gorget plates and plume-holder missing)
29 cm. high
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