Seller: sculpture_collection (1,738) 100%, Location: US, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 382564098467 Ancient Greek helmet from the city of Thespeia, member of the Greek force that defeated the Persians, dated 480 B.C Period: Greek Age (7th-4th century B.C.) Artist: ancient Greek artist Product Code: H007 Made of 100% pure bronze (lost wax) Ancient Greek life size helmet from the city of Thespeia, member of the Greek force that defeated the Persians, dated 480 B.C., the year of the battle of Thermopylae. Made of Bronze and naturally aged Made of bronze (lost wax). “Lost Wax” bronze (or hot-cast bronze) is actually 100% pure Bronze - essentially copper and tin. The most known and used process for making “lost wax” involves pouring of molten bronze. This is the same method used by the ancient civilizations to create bronze sculptures. The making of a “lost wax” bronze is a complex and time consuming process, and specific technical expertise is needed to accomplish the task of making a bronze. Finish: Aged verdigris bronze THIS ITEM IS BRAND NEW! SHIPPING TIME: PLEASE ALLOW 30 DAYS FOR DELIVERY. PAYMENT: We accept PayPal, VISA, Master Card, American Express, Discover. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. SHIPPING USA: Displayed shipping charges are within USA (except Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and APO/FPO). Please contact us for shipping quote if ordering outside continental USA. SHIPPING INTERNATIONAL: We accept international orders and we ship worldwide. Please contact us for an international shipping quote prior to placing an order. Please make sure to let us know your city and postal code in your country so that we can calculate the most accurate shipping cost for your order. For international shipments, applicable customs import duties of your country, local taxes and brokerage fees, may or may not be the responsibility of the receiver at the time of delivery. Please check with your country's local customs office for more information regarding these possible charges. RETURNS: We insure all of our shipments and are very careful about how our items are packaged and shipped. If in an unlikely event you receive a damaged item, please contact us the same day so that we can file a damage claim with the shipper. Please note that you will need to present a proof of the damage – emailing us pictures is acceptable. Returns are accepted within the time-frame specified in this listing. You may exchange this item or receive a refund for your return, provided it is returned undamaged in original condition and packaging. Shipping charges are not refundable. Buyer pays for return shipping charges. Items should be returned insured for your protection. Visit our store for more great products! Feel free to ask any questions you may have.