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Chalcidian bronze helmet with incised decoration Chalcidian bronze helmet with incised decoration
CHALCIDIAN BRONZE HELMET WITH INCISED DECORATION

Narrow elongated skull with a carinated and crested crown, holes for the plume attachment, large cheek pieces, and a short flaring neck guard. The forehead has decorative eyebrows in relief and richly incised palmettes, serpents' heads, locks of hair, and floral ornamentation.

5th-4th Century BC

H. 9 in. (23 cm.)

Ex collection of Axel Guttmann (1944-2001), Berlin, acquired in Krefeld 1990.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2010, no. 96.

HMQ48
$55,000


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Chalcidian bronze helmet with incised decoration Chalcidian bronze helmet with incised decoration

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