Barbute. Armorer: Bernardino da Carnago (Italian, active in Milan and Naples, ca. 1475); Date: ca. 1475; Geography: Milan; Culture: Italian, Milan;

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Barbute. Armorer: Bernardino da Carnago (Italian, active in Milan and Naples, ca. 1475); Date: ca. 1475; Geography: Milan; Culture: Italian, Milan;
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Barbute. Armorer: Bernardino da Carnago (Italian, active in Milan and Naples, ca. 1475); Date: ca. 1475; Geography: Milan; Culture: Italian, Milan; Medium: Steel; Dimensions: H. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm); W. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm); D. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 8 oz. (2948 g); Classification: Helmets; Credit Line: Gift of Stephen V. Grancsay, 1942 / Stamped with the armorer´s marks BC beneath a crown and BC beneath a split cross, this barbute is attributed to Bernardino da Carnago, who was active in Milan and Naples. It is also stamped on the right cheek with the lion of Saint Mark, which signified ownership by the Republic of Venice.; Marking: Stamped on the right cheek near the back: BC beneath a crown and BC beneath a split cross; On the lower right cheek: the lion of Saint Mark (stamp of the Republic of Venice); Provenance: Ex. coll.: Sir Guy Francis Laking, London; Clarence H. Mackay, Roslyn, L.I