Bronze Urartian Helmet

Bronze Urartian helmet, 8th century B.C.E.
"Helmets of this type were worn by the Assyrians and some of their neighbors from the tenth to the late seventh centuries B.C.E.[...] This helmet bears an insignia peculiar to those excavated at the Urartian citadel at Karmir-Blur, near Yerevan, capital of Armenia.
Egyptian Curator's Fund with gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer, 1981, MFA #1981.25