A GREEK BRONZE PILOS HELMET WITH A CREST AND HORNS

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Lot 20 | A GREEK BRONZE PILOS HELMET WITH A CREST AND HORNS
A GREEK BRONZE PILOS HELMET WITH A CREST AND HORNS

MAGNA GRAECIA, CLASSICAL TO HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 400-200 B.C.

16 in. (41 cm.) high





Provenance

Axel Guttmann (1944-2001), Berlin (Inv. no. AG555/H193).

Antiken der Sammlung Axel Guttman, Auktion 60, Hermann Historica, Munich, 13 October 2010, lot 2160.

Acquired by the current owner from the above.



Literature

M. Burns, "Graeco-Italic Militaria," in M. Merrony, ed., Mougins Museum of Classical Art, France, 2011, p. 212, fig. 89.

R. Hixenbaugh, Ancient Greek Helmets: A Complete Guide and Catalog, New York, 2019, p. 533, no. H254.



Exhibited

Musée d'Art Classique de Mougins, 2011-2023 (Inv. no. MMoCA595).
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