A GREEK BRONZE CHALCIDIAN HELMET

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Lot 11 | A GREEK BRONZE CHALCIDIAN HELMET
A GREEK BRONZE CHALCIDIAN HELMET

MAGNA GRAECIA, LATE CLASSICAL TO EARLY HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 350-250 B.C.

12 ¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high





Provenance

Axel Guttmann (1944-2001), Berlin, acquired in Freiburg, 1988 (Inv. no. AG173/H29).

Antiken der Sammlung Axel Guttman, Auktion 54, Hermann Historica, Munich, 11 April 2008, lot 322.

Acquired by the current owner from the above.



Literature

M. Burns, "Graeco-Italic Militaria," in M. Merrony, ed., Mougins Museum of Classical Art, Mougins, 2011, p. 219, fig. 108.

R. Hixenbaugh, Ancient Greek Helmets: A Complete Guide and Catalog, New York, 2019, p. 491, no. X353.



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Musée d'Art Classique de Mougins, 2011-2023 (Inv. no. MMoCA169).
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