London, South Kensington
6 November 2002
A SAMNITE BRONZE GLADIATORIAL NECK-GUARD
CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
With wide flanged guard, the collar with back-plate attached with working hinged mechanism at one end, the other with two attachment loops, the edges with punched holes for lining attachment
11 in. (28 cm.) across max.
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