Roman Bronze Parade Helmet Mask
An ancient Roman Imperial bronze parade helmet mask, realistically modeled in the form of a man's face, perhaps a portrait, with openings for the eyes and mouth.
Ca. 1st century AD.
cf.: FEUGERE M., Les armes des Romains de la République à l'Antiquité tardive, Paris, 2002, pp. 187 ff.
Formerly in a Dutch private collection, 1960's; subsequently American private collection.
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