Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History



  • Helmet, dated 1808–9
    Caucasian
    Steel, silver, niello, gold; H. (overall) 22 1/4 in. (56.5 cm); bowl: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
    Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935 (36.25.119)

    The Arabic inscriptions include the names of the maker and the owner, the latter apparently a descendant of the ruling house of the Crimean Tartars.

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  • Helmet, dated 1808–9
    Caucasian
    Steel, silver, niello, gold; H. (overall) 22 1/4 in. (56.5 cm); bowl: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
    Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935 (36.25.119)

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