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2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found

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Topic: 2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found
Posted By: SPQR
Subject: 2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found
Date Posted: 03 Mar 2012 at 17:55
http://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2012/03/ancient-warriors-helmet-found-in-waters.html" rel="nofollow - Ancient Helmet

I can't believe how good of shape this is... amazing!

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Posted By: Paradigm of Humanity
Date Posted: 03 Mar 2012 at 19:53
I agree. Awesome handwork. It would be worth a small fortune at its time.


Posted By: fusong
Date Posted: 03 Mar 2012 at 19:56
Wow thanks for bringing this up!

I read the article and I think that the man who owned the helmet was a mercenary...


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Posted By: Flipper
Date Posted: 05 Mar 2012 at 21:28
During that period Ionian Greeks and Carians were serving the Pharaos of Egypt. There are many remains, but not such a well preserved helmet like that. 

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Posted By: fusong
Date Posted: 05 Mar 2012 at 21:57
Im pretty sure the Greeks were allowed to settle in Egypt it makes perfect sense that we would find something like this

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Posted By: gcle2003
Date Posted: 05 Mar 2012 at 22:34
What's the Greek for 'Oops!'?
 
I wondered how can gold leaf be corroded? I found an answer at
  http://corrosion-doctors.org/MatSelect/corrgold.htm" rel="nofollow - http://corrosion-doctors.org/MatSelect/corrgold.htm


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Posted By: Buckskins
Date Posted: 06 Mar 2012 at 00:18

2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found


NB Text deleted as immaterial, irrelevant, personal and provocative.
 


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