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387/1000 - Roman Helmet (Galea) | by Mark Carline
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387/1000 - Roman Helmet (Galea)

This was taken on the 21st May 2011 at Chester Races "Roman Day". During the Roman celebrations there was a Roman chariot race between three roman characters which ended up in a hand to hand sword fight.

 

More information about this helmet here:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galea_(helmet)

 

Taken as part of my 2011 photo project "a thousand different ways" - more information here:

www.markcarline.co.uk

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Taken on May 21, 2011