London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A NEGAU TYPE BRONZE HELMET
CIRCA 5TH CENTURY B.C.
The high domed crown with median ridge from front to back, with tall crest holder and carination above the brim, restored
13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) high incl. crest holder
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Cf. A. Bottini et al., Antike Helme, Mainz, 1988, p. 484, no 84 for similar example.
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