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Septembre 2017 : Objets des mines du Laurion - Pic-marteau. © RMN-GP / MAN - Tony Querrec

Septembre 2017 : Objets des mines du Laurion - Pic-marteau. © RMN-GP / MAN - Tony Querrec

ROMAN GLADIATORS

By common custom, the spectators decided whether or not a losing gladiator…

Greek Helmet with death and burial motifs Bronze made in South Italy 400-375 BCE  Photographed at the Getty Villa in Malibu, California.

*GREECE ~ Greek Helmet with death and burial motifs Bronze made in South Italy BCE Photographed at the Getty Villa in Malibu, California.

Image 1. Bronze helmet of Apulian-Corinthian type.  Late Classical or Hellenistic, mid-4th–mid-3rd century BCE. Greek, South Italian These helmets represent South Italian adaptations of the Greek type known as Corinthian. The general shape is more open at the bottom, and the articulation of the face includes marked ridges above the eyes and at the "hairline." The example with the plume holder also has lightly traced ornament and the figure of a horse.

These helmets represent South Italian adaptations of the Greek type known as Corinthian. The general shape is more open at the bottom, and the articulation of the face includes marked ridges above the eyes and at the "hairline

[Monnaies royales françaises. Louis XIII] - 1

[Monnaies royales françaises. Louis XIII] - 1

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