The shape, decoration, craftsmanship of this bronze helmet suggest that it is the work of a Corinthian craftsman can be dated circa 650-625 BC. The Corinthian helmet was widespread in Greece from the 7th century BC onward. Its origin is ascribed to the workshops in Argos, but it is frequently portrayed on Corinthian vases, substantial quantities seem to have been made at Corinth. The helmet was part of the equipment of hoplites... heavily armed soldiers

Plaquette votive | Musée du Louvre | Paris Plaquette Vers 575 - 550 avant J.-C. Provenance : Penteskouphia Corinthe l. : 10 cm. ; L. : 7,20 cm. ; Pr. : 0,70 cm. Acquisition, 1881

Greek Corinthian Bronze Helmet, circa early 5th Century BCE. William Herbert Hunt Collection (Sotheby's, New York).

Antéfixe à tête féminine | Musée du Louvre | Paris Antéfixe à tête féminine Fin du VIe - début du Ve siècle avant J.-C. Terre cuite H. : 26 cm. ; L. : 16 cm. Collection Campana, 1863

Le Miroir | Musée du Louvre | Paris Miroir 490 - 480 avant J.-C. Provenance : Thèbes ? Style d'Egine Bronze H. : 40,20 cm. Acquisition, 1888

Joueuse d'osselets | Musée du Louvre | Paris Joueuse d'osselets Vers 330 - 320 avant J.-C. Provenance : Acropole d'Athènes Production attique H. : 10,60 cm. Collection Campana, 1861

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