Inv. n°: MMoCA184

Chalcidian Greek Bronze Helmet

The skull has a central ridge and a pronounced contoured gable on the brow, which ends in a large volute spiral on each side. Tall, sharply offset flaring neck-guard, with a transverse reinforcement swelling and offset rim. Riveted hinges for the curved cheekpieces.

h. 26 cm

5th - 4th century BC



  • Axel Guttmann Collection (199/AG 561)
  • Acquired at Herman Historica, Antiquities from the Axel Guttmann Collection and other Properties, sale 56, Munich, 8th October 2008, lot 48


  • Hermann Historica, Auction 56, Munich, October 2008, lot 48
  • M. Burns, "Graeco-Italic Militaria" in M. Merrony (ed.), Mougins Museum of Classical Art, France, 2011, p. 216, fig. 102
  • R. Hixenbaugh, Ancient Greek Helmets : A Complete Guide and Catalogue, New York, 2019, p. 486, X314


  • Musée d'Art Classique de Mougins (MACM), Mougins, France, from June 2011

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