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Object Number: MS1606
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Etruria (uncertain)
Date Made: 400BC-300BC
Early Date: -400
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 32cm
Length: 26.3cm
Width: 20.8cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number841 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Helmut (of Jockey Type). Bronze. Two ear flaps, one of which is original. Helmet decorated around lower edge with broad rope pattern, above which are two narrow bands of ornamentation, which is increased at the back by the addition of lined triangles. Helmet is broken at top by severe blow which destroyed crest, if there was one. Helmet resembles that on MS1613.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Italy ( Jun 1958 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition
Weapons and Defense (27 Oct 1951 - 06 Jan 1952)View Objects in Exhibition
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 75View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Turfa, Jean M. 2013. The Etruscan World. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 753, fig. 39.12View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 146-147, no. 109; p. C3, pl. 10View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 753, fig. 39.12View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 18, no. 26View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. Ancient Helmets in Italy. The Museum Journal. 11 (1): 68-76. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 73-5, fig. 47View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Bronzes. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 415, 1549ffView Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.213, no.3View Objects cited in this Publication

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