University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-4-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hallstatt Culture
Western European
Provenience: France
Normandy
Calvados
Bernieres d'Ailly
Locus: Foot of the Monts d'Eraines near Chateau d'Ailly
Period: Late Bronze Age
Date Made: 1199-700 BC
Early Date: -1199
Late Date: -700
Section:European
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. J. Klejman, 1970

Description

Bronze; Two sheets of bronze attached front and back by folding a flap of metal from one over the other at rim; 3 rivets secure. Crest made by folding edge of one sheet over the other; decorated by fine parallel incised lines.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 41 Bottom row, rightView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hamilton, Elizabeth G. 2003. "What in the World?: A Celtic Helmet?: Headgear from a Bronze Age Hoard". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 45. no. 1. pg. 48 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Freidin, Nicholas. 1982. "Early Iron Age Luxury Imports: Into the Paris Basin". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 24. no. 3. pg. 21-29 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 22, fig. 2View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Hencken, Hugh O. 1971. "Peabody Museum Bulletin". The Earliest European Helmets, Bronze Age and Early Iron Age. Cambridge. Harvard University. Vol. 28. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] de Beauregard, Olivier C. 1910. Les casques dits de Falaise.. Caen. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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