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2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found

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    Posted: 04 Mar 2012 at 03:55
Ancient Helmet

I can't believe how good of shape this is... amazing!
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I agree. Awesome handwork. It would be worth a small fortune at its time.
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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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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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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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What's the Greek for 'Oops!'?
 
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2,600 yr old Greek Warrior Helmet Found


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Edited by gcle2003 - 06 Mar 2012 at 20:12
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