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Morion

Description

Cut from sheet of hammered tin or iron alloy. Dome shaped helmet w/ circular crown and circular rim extending into points at front and back. Crimped edge on crown and brim. Small brass medallions around edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1668-1699
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Object type
Armament--Body Armor
Descriptive terms
Military
MORION
morions
Steel
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
10.5 x 9.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1396
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26186

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