During Middle Ages the helmet underwent a lot of changes , as warriors were constantly adapting their armour to suit the most pressing needs possible.Knights wore these tough helmets during battle because they were fully capable of absorbing any shock obtained during combat.Indeed, by the end of the Middle Ages (late 15th-early 16th Centuries) helmets had become ceremonial in appearance–a reflection of the knight’s new role in society.
Made of 18 Gauge Carbon Steel , the Medieval Knight Helmet is truly a unique, collectible piece.
- Inner Diameter: Front to back 9.5 inches
- Ear to ear: 8.5 inches
- Circumference:28.26 inches
- Actual Weight in Kg: 2.600 kg
- Actual Weight in Pounds: 5.7 lb
This helmet is shipped to you pre-oiled for protection. Knights wore these tough helmets during battle because they were fully capable of absorbing any shock obtained during combat.
This Crusader Great Helm was developed in the 12th century and was used by medieval warriors for over 300 years.
This helmet is sometimes worn over a smaller helmet and chain mail, and has menacing, narrow eye slits. Brass accents are featured on this helmet with a fleur de lis design that is appealing to the eye. This authentic replica can be used for reenactments, stage play, costume parties, or simply mounted for decoration.
Due to the handmade nature of this item, no two examples are alike. It’s truly a unique, collectible piece.
It is your responsibility to understand SCA combat rules and regulations. These rules and regulations vary from tournament to tournament and all standards are subject to interpretation by Tournament Marshall. For your own protection, do not wear this or any other helmet in any combat activity unless it is approved by SCA Officials prior to event.
You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase this medieval helmet.