Etruscan Bronze Helmet

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by The British Museum
published on 15 February 2017

An Etruscan bronze helmet, 5th century BCE. Discovered at Olympia, it was dedicated there and carries an inscription: 'Hieron, son of Deinomenes, and the Syracusans, [dedicated] to Zeus Etruscan [spoils] from Cumae'. Height: 20 cm. (British Museum, London)

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