Helmet, Carry Handle, c. 1st Cent. AD, Rare, SOLD!
Copper alloy; 60mm/14.7gm
Con/ Intact, cleaned but not waxed, slightly plow-bent.
Ref/ A&L AA 4.7
Seller's Note/ This 1st Century swan-necked style carry handle would have been attached to the neck guard of the soldier's helmet via the pair of cotter pins seen in the photo (yes, the Romans invented cotter pins!) and then afixed to their chest, not on their back