Georgiana Aitken, Head of Antiquities at Christie's
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Rare Roman helmet goes to auction

The helmet would have been worn, possibly with colourful streamers attached, as a mark of excellence by Roman soldiers at sport parades.

Georgiana Aitken is Head of Antiquities at Christie's where the helmet is going to be auctioned.

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  • 13 Sep 2010
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