A Neglected Medieval Helmet from Lucera in Italy

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https://doi.org/10.18778/2084-140X.12.19

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Great Helm, Lucera, Angevin, Suebian, Italy

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The authors of the present article intend to draw the attention of the scientific community to a Medieval Great Helm found in Lucera, southern Italy, at the end of 1980, and presently unpublished. The importance of the helmet – belonging to the last quarter of 13th century and being one of the older specimens of that category existing in the world – has been until now neglected, and it is the intention of the authors to produce an initial analysis of the helmet, its history, technical characteristics and historical background.

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2022-11-21

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D’Amato, R., & Negin, A. E. (2022). A Neglected Medieval Helmet from Lucera in Italy. Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, 12, 351–398. https://doi.org/10.18778/2084-140X.12.19

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