Drawing of a gladiator helmet

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

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Description of Drawing (English): gladiator helmet with crest facing right
Findspot: Herculaneum, House of the Grand Portal (V.35)
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Drawing Category: Gladiators
Writing Style: Graffito/incised
Apparatus Criticus: Textus secundum (2), Contulerunt et mensuras prehenderunt Beall, Bey IV, McCrory, Opdenhoff, Tomasi, Zimmerman Damer a. 2014.
Prope EDR143634, EDR143814, EDR143815, EDR143833, EDR144659, EDR144783, EDR144784, EDR147158
Bibliography: CIL 04, 10711 (nota) (1)
M. Langner, Antike Graffitizeichnungen: Motive, Gestaltung, und Bedeutung. Wiesbaden 2001, n. 965 (Gladiatorenhelm) (2)
Link to EDR: #EDR143832
Suggested Citation: 'Drawing of a gladiator helmet', The Ancient Graffiti Project Search Engine, <http://ancientgraffiti.org/Graffiti/graffito/AGP-EDR143832> [accessed: 19 Feb 2018]

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