Height: 12 3/4 inches (32.4 cm.)
Circa 5th-4th Century B.C.
Ex. West coast private collection; Ex. European private collection, 1980's With silvered surface
The crown features a carinated edge that peaks at the front, with nose-guard, rod eyebrow lines, with a flanged neck guard. Chalcidian helmets are named after similar helmets depicted on pottery vases from the Euboean city of Chalcis. They were used throughout the ancient Greek world as a lighter alternative helmet, instead of the heavier Corinthian type of helmet. A rare type.
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