early 17th century
Of small proportions with drooping brim, the surface embellished with etched decoration depicting classical warriors and bands of trophies.
Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Sotheby & Co., London, England, June 20, 1929.
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 149, Art. #23, Album 7, p. 27