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Dancers in Repose Edgar Degas
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Dancers in Repose (72.441) — Edgar Degas

Helmet
Helmet

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Helmet

(Greek)

Date
4th Century BC
Medium
Silver, hammered from sheet, repoussé with chased and engraved decoration.
Dimensions
height x width: 9 1/2 x 7 1/8 in. 24.0 x 18.0 cm
Department
Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Classification
Arms and Armor
Credit
Founders Society Purchase, Sarah Bacon Hill Fund
Accession No.
56.18
Provenance
Formerly in the collection of: Franz Tau, Vienna (sold Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, Nov 1954, no 30); Elie Borowski, Toronto
Keywords
metal, repousse, silver, helmet, animalia, armor
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