Lot 7308

A splendid German historicism burgonet in copper die casting, modelled after the Renaissance, circa 1860

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | O86aw | Online auction | 403 Lots

Hammer price € 1,200

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Description

The helmet forged in one piece in copper casting, with antique-style relief décor. Battlefield and allegorical scenes on the sides of the skull, trophy décor on the comb. Hollow-wrought peak and neck guard. The exterior silver-plated and heavily patinated. Height 30 cm. Outstanding workmanship, made by an art foundry after the Italian "all'antica" parade helmets of the late Renaissance.

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General Information

Our online auction "Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world" includes 405 lots. The auction starts on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 12:00 am. The pre-sale view will take place from 2.12. until 5.12.2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).