An unusual terracotta mold for
a Roman style helmet from Mexico. Helmets in this shape were used in the
Centurion's dance and were worn by the dancer representing Longinus, the
Centurion who speared Christ. It measures 8" high by 7" wide as viewed
from the front and has some repaired areas visible on the inside. Please
see multiple views below. 19th century.
#9602 $500 $250