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October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Cabasset Helmet

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 27, 2016 10:00AM


Cabasset Helmet, probably Italy, 16th century, iron, typical form with applied plume socket on the front, ht. 8, wd. 10 1/8, dp. 11 1/4 in.

Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D., acquired in 1962.
Estimate $400-600

The interior has two rivetted plates in the top patching small holes in the crest, no liner.

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George Snook, Italy