Greek Bronze Helmet Cheek Piece
A fragmentary ancient Greek bronze cheek piece of anatomical shape, from the right side of a helmet of the Chalcidian or Attic type.
Ca. 350-250 BC.
Published: R. Hixenbaugh and A. Valdman, Ancient Greek Helmets: a Complete Guide and Catalog, 2019, cat. no. X339. Cf. an additional Chalcidian helmet with cheek pieces of this form: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, inv. no. 2003.815.1, and for an Attic helmet with similar cheek pieces, Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Madrid, Spain.
Formerly in a E. S. collection, Berlin.