Visored Bascinet by Medieval

Early visored bascinet with visor hinged from the brow as worn in the 100 years war and in Froissarts Chronicles.

Details

Art Fund grant:
£1,200 ( Total: £1,200)
Acquired in:
1944
Vendor:
Sir Edward Barry

Nicknamed hounskulls.

Venue details

Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS10 1LT 0113 220 1999 www.royalarmouries.org

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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