This helmet is a replica of an Anglican helmet found in York (England). The helmet dates from the 8thcentury AD and is a unique find because just few helmets from this period have been found. An inscription was engraved on the brass edge: ?In the name of our lord Jesus, the holy spirit and god, and to all we say amen, Our Lord, Christ.? The original can be seen at the Jorvik Museum.
The helmet is inlayed with leather for extra wearing comfort and is delivered including riveted neck protection. It is suitable for a head with a circumference up to 61 cm and weighs 3,3 kg.
This helmet is a museum replica.
Length (front to back): 24 cm
Width (ear to ear): 19.5 cm
Max. head circumference: 62 cm
Material: carbon steel
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 4.1 kg
Based on a historical original: yes
Transport weight (gram): 4000 *
Choosing the size that fits you best
Add 3,5 cm to your head circumference if you wear an arming cap under your helmet.
Add 2,5 cm to your head circumference if you wear a chainmail coif under your helmet.
Add 6 cm to your head circumference if you wear both an arming cap and a chainmail coif under your helmet.
Maintenance & care
Prevent rust and corrosion by oiling your armour regularly. Remove rust easily with black sandpaper.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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