Morion

Collection Type

  • Armament

Date

1668-1699

GUSN

GUSN-26186

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

Descriptive Terms

morions
Steel
Unidentified Metal
Military
MORION

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament--Body Armor

Dimensions

10.5 x 9.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1396