Drawing of a gladiator helmet

((:galea gladiatoria cum crista ad sin.))

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Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet with crest facing left
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
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Drawing Category: Gladiators
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
  • Graffito Height: 6.70
  • Graffito Length: 8.30
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (2). Beall, Bey IV, McCrory, Opdenhoff, Tomasi, et Zimmermann Damer contulerunt et mensuras prehenderunt a. 2014.
Prope EDR143814, EDR143815, EDR143832, EDR143833, EDR144659, EDR144783, EDR144784, EDR147158.
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10711 (nota) (1)
M. Langner, Antike Graffitizeichnungen: Motive, Gestaltung und Bedeutung. Weisbaden 2001, n. 970 (Gladiatorenhelm) (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR143634
Suggested Citation: 'Drawing of a gladiator helmet', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR143634> [accessed: 20 Jun 2018]

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