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This Greek helmet, dating back to 600 B.C, was found in…

This Greek helmet, dating back to 600 B.C, was found in 2007 at the bottom of Haifa Bay in Israel during dredging operations.

Archaeologists speculate that the owner was a Greek mercenary employed by Egyptian pharaoh Necho II; his troops were fighting in this region for approximately a decade, on behalf of the Assyrians.

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