The murmillo was a gladiator from the Roman Empire age. He was armed as a legionary with a gladius and a small scutum, the legionary shield. He also wore a shin protector on his left leg, an arm protector for his sword arm and a helmet for protection. The murmillo is named after its shape, because the crest resembles a fish it is named after the Latin word murmo, which is a kind of fish.
This helmet is made of brass and weighs 4,9 kg. It is suitable for a head circumference up to 62 cm.
Length (front to back): 23 cm
Width (ear to ear): 19.5 cm
Max. head circumference: 62 cm
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Inlay: arming cap
Weight: 3.9 kg
Based on a historical original: yes
Transport weight (gram): 5000 *
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.