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頭盔 Helmet (R015337) 3D Model
A bronze helmet from Yin Xu. Chinese Bronze Age. Shang dynasty.(1400-1100B.C.)
The excavation of Royal Tomb M1004 yielded a large number of bronze helmets worn by warriors of the Shang. This example is one of the best-preserved pieces among them. The front is decorated with a horned animal mask. The eyes, ears and snout are all raised from the surface. A round boss can be found on both sides, embellished in the center with a whorl pattern. The top has a tubular holder, possibly used to hold decorative feathers.