A GREEK CLASSICAL PERIOD BRONZE CHALCIDIAN HELMET WITH CHEEK PIECES; The large dome has the cranial ridge seen on Corinthian helmets and low cut-outs for the ears. The more open style and hinged cheek pieces are characteristic of Chalcidian helmets.
10 ½” h
Circa 5th-4th centuries BC
Provenance: Private Collection, United States, 1980’s; (Fortuna Fine Arts, Ltd, New york); acquired in 2008.