Lot 3143

An etched Italian cabasset, late 16th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A94aw | Live auction | 162 Lots


Almond-shaped skull rising to a back-turned stalk, the crown section riveted to the skull. Etched with radiating bands containing a floral and geometrical pattern, the spaces in-between decorated with portrayals of female genies. Slender, turned, and roped brim also decorated with a floral pattern. Surrounding lining rivets with ornamental brass discs, on the reverse a plume socket. Height 21 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The post-auction sales to our "Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world" auction from October 26, 2022 has already started, and will run all the way through November 30, 2022. Until then you can purchase all unsold lots at the starting price plus the buyers premium.