Bronze Greek helmet
Attic (Chalcis) type V.
Bronze. Greece, 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. .5.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Bronze Greek helmet.

Attic (Chalcis) type V.
Bronze. Greece, 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. .5.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Arrived from the Tsarskoje Selo Arsenal; came from a rich burial discovered in the winter of 1839 under a barrow in the Mirza Kekuvatskys estate (Kerch).
Excavation by A. B. Ashik.
Literature:
: 3 . ., 1854. . I. LXVIII. . 194. . XXVIII; Baumeister A. Denkmäler des klassischen Altertums. Zur Erläuterung des Lebens der Griechen und Römer in Religion, Kunst und Sitte: 3 Bds. / Hrsg. von A. Baumeister. München; Leipzig, 1889. Bd III. S. 2035, 2211; (). . V. 19281929. . 4662; . . // . ., 1941. . I. . 141142. . XIV; . . . ., 1964. . 77. . 23, 1; . . . .; ., 2004 (Militaria antiqua. [.] IV).
Credits:
2007. Photo, text: Aleksandr Velikij. Put na Vostok. Katalog vystavki. Gosudarstvennyj Ermitazh. Chistyj list, SPb, 2007, p. 109, cat. no. 61.
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