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Green Satin Four-pronged Helmet with Wired Circles of Pearls and Pompons

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Period: Guangxu reign (1875-1908), Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Dimensions: height: 33 cm, width: 44 cm, mouth diameter: 17 cm

A filigree helmet which is narrow on the lower part, it is designed for military officers. Decorated with upright pompons on the top and above the forehead, the green helmet is exclusively reserved for the character Guang Yu (d. 220), the legendary general in the Three Kingdoms period (220-265). 

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