Lot 4225

An early and rare South German Maximilian style close helmet, Nuremberg, circa 1510

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A83aw | Live auction | 414 Lots


Round and strong skull of one piece with a small corded comb. Over the facial opening a line of covered lining rivets. Pivoted bellows visor with two separate eye holes, three tapering ridges with round ventilation holes on each side. Pivoted bevor fitted with visor spring-catch on the right. Simple gorget of two lames, struck with Nuremberg mark on the left side. Surfaces with pronounced traces of corrosion and patinated. Height 29 cm.

Condition: III - Questions about the lot?

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The auction includes 416 lots and starts on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4416. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.