Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of domed form with flaring flange at rear, slender nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter for lining attachment, restored flange and tip of cheekpieces, 21.6 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of domed form with flaring flange at rear, slender nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter for lining attachment, restored flange and tip of cheekpieces, 21.6 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, circa early 6th century B.C. Of domed form with flaring flange at rear, the nose-guard with rounded end, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter, the crown pierced twice with twin holes for attachment of crest, 19.6 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, circa early 6th century B.C. Of domed form with flaring flange at rear, the nose-guard with rounded end, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter, the crown pierced twice with twin holes for attachment of crest, 19.6 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of high domed form, with narrow everted flange at rear and long nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around helmet perimeter, restoration to nose-guard, 22.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of high domed form, with narrow everted flange at rear and long nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around helmet perimeter, restoration to nose-guard, 22.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, early 6th century B.C. Of domed form with protruding nose-guard and moulded eyebrows, a decorative band of ovolo around the perimeter, with short everted rear flange, the cheekpieces bent outwards, 24.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, early 6th century B.C. Of domed form with protruding nose-guard and moulded eyebrows, a decorative band of ovolo around the perimeter, with short everted rear flange, the cheekpieces bent outwards, 24.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, second half of 7th century B.C.Of deep domed form, with narrow everted rear flange and rectangular nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter for lining attachment, a central rivet on forehead, pierced stud at rear and twin holes on crown for the attachment of crest, 23.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, second half of 7th century B.C.Of deep domed form, with narrow everted rear flange and rectangular nose-guard, pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter for lining attachment, a central rivet on forehead, pierced stud at rear and twin holes on crown for the attachment of crest, 23.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, second half of 7th century B.C. Of deep domed form, with nose-guard and pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter, pierced attachment holes on crown and remains of pierced loop at rear, 23.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, second half of 7th century B.C. Of deep domed form, with nose-guard and pierced with multiple holes around the perimeter, pierced attachment holes on crown and remains of pierced loop at rear, 23.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of high domed form, with nose-guard and narrow everted fragmentary flange at rear, pierced with multiple holes around helmet perimeter and twin holes on crown, 22.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, late 7th century B.C. Of high domed form, with nose-guard and narrow everted fragmentary flange at rear, pierced with multiple holes around helmet perimeter and twin holes on crown, 22.5 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Pseudo-Corinthian helmet, 5th century B.C.  With false eye-holes and nose-guard, moulded eyebrows above, traces of incised decoration (later highlighted in white) include stylized hair locks over the brow, palmette flanked by snakes above, and a decorative border around the helmet perimeter, flange at rear, 17 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Pseudo-Corinthian helmet, 5th century B.C. With false eye-holes and nose-guard, moulded eyebrows above, traces of incised decoration (later highlighted in white) include stylized hair locks over the brow, palmette flanked by snakes above, and a decorative border around the helmet perimeter, flange at rear, 17 cm high. Private collection, from Christie's auction

Corinthian helmet, 6th-5th century B.C. A fine bronze Corinthian helmet formed of one sheet of bronze, with traditional eye openings, nose guard, and subtle short rear flange, 21,5 cm high. Private collection, from Artemis gallery

Corinthian helmet, 6th-5th century B.C. A fine bronze Corinthian helmet formed of one sheet of bronze, with traditional eye openings, nose guard, and subtle short rear flange, 21,5 cm high. Private collection, from Artemis gallery

Corinthian helmet, 7th/6th century B.C.  Thick-walled, heavy, bronze Corinthian helmet with a tall skull and extended neck-guard. Large eye cutouts, slightly concave cheekpieces and a sturdy riveted long nose-guard bent outwards. Surrounded with drilled holes, some in pairs, and some still retaining the decorative or lining rivets with round heads, 22 cm high. Private collection, from Hermann Historica auction

Corinthian helmet, 7th/6th century B.C. Thick-walled, heavy, bronze Corinthian helmet with a tall skull and extended neck-guard. Large eye cutouts, slightly concave cheekpieces and a sturdy riveted long nose-guard bent outwards. Surrounded with drilled holes, some in pairs, and some still retaining the decorative or lining rivets with round heads, 22 cm high. Private collection, from Hermann Historica auction

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