Italo-Norman Mask Helmet, around 1170 AD

95.52
Delivery weight: 2.2 kg


 

MW1716388300

Around 1030AD the Normans directed their attention even to the Mediterranean regions.

As a product of decades and many battles they conquered parts of South Europe and settled especially in South Italy and Sicily. Around the end of the 12th Century weapons and armours of Normans had intermixed with those used in southern Europe.
This helmet is an example.
This helmet is modeled on a wall painting in the church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo in Spoleto, Italy, painted around 1170AD.
These kinds of helmets were usually worn together with a chain mail coif.

The helmet is made of 1.6 mm sheet steel and got a comfortable liner from leather with a chin strap.

Details:
- Size: up to 62 cm head circumference.
- Weight: approx. 2.2 kg.

Shipping time: 7 to 14 Days.

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