20 September 2007
A GERMAN IRON SKULL, 'SECRET'
Second half of the 17th Century
Of robust one-piece construction, near-hemispherical with slightly up-turned edges front and rear, slightly arched over the ears and pierced with small holes for lining rivets.
3 7/8in (9.9cm)
Archduke Eugen, Fortress Hohenwerfen, Anderson Galleries, New York, March 1-5, 1927, lot 833
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