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