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Istanbul Arch Museum june 2009 2604.jpg
26-JUN-2009

Istanbul Arch Museum june 2009 2604.jpg

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Ceremonial helmet with facial mask. Bronze, partly silver-plate. Dated around 30-45 AD, Roman style.
Burial gift, from a (probably royal) Thrakian tumulus near Vize (province Kırklareli, Eastern Thrace) – named ‘Tümülüs A’.

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.
Source: Website of ‘vize.com.tr’ .

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