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Bronze helmet of Corinthian type

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 600–575 B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 7/8 x 7 1/4 in. (22.6 x 18.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1955
Accession Number:
55.11.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 154
Over eyes, lotos and palmettes flanked by heraldic serpents;
below, at each side, palmette
Said to be from Olympia

Mertens, Joan R. 1985. "Greek Bronzes in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 43(2): no. 18, pp. 19, 31-33.

Picón, Carlos A. 2007. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome no. 98, pp. 91, 424, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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