Gold Armor

Collection by Brennan Kirschner

Burgonet with Falling Buffe. The medallions on either side of the bowl are embossed with scenes from Greek mythology depicting the Battle of Centaurs and Lapiths, a popular subject in Renaissance art. Joseph Pulitzer, Ancient Armor, Medieval Armor, Medieval Helmets, Good Knight, Armadura Medieval, Knight Armor, Arm Armor, Fantasy Inspiration

Burgonet with Falling Buffe | French | The Met

04.3.217: Ferdinand I de Medici, Florence (1587–d. 1609; by descent in the Medici armory through the Grand Dukes of Tuscany to Peter Leopold); Peter Leopold of Habsburg Lorraine, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Florence (1773–76; sale of Grand ducal armory, Florence, August 1776); Philip James de Loutherbourg, London (until d