This helmet is made after a late-Roman equestrian helmet found in Rainau-Buch (Germany). Although it closely resembles a galea, the ordinary legionary helmet, this model is more streamlined and the cheek protectors are bigger.
The helmet is made of brass and is provided with a large neck- and eyebrow plate. The cheek plates can be fastened to one another. It weighs approx. 3 kg and is suitable for a head circumference up to 60 cm. It is delivered including an arming cap for wearing comfort.
Length (front to back): 22 cm
Width (ear to ear): 18.5 cm
Max. head circumference: 60 cm
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Inlay: arming cap
Weight: 1,8 kg
Based on a historical original: yes
Transport weight (gram): 3000 *
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.