This is a replica of an early-Roman helmet found in Arles (France). The montefortino was originally a Celtic helmet type. Helmets like this were worn by legionaries in the Roman Republic.
Similar helmets were found in Spain, Gaul and Northern-Italy.
It is made of brass and the peak can be decorated with horsehair. It weighs 1,4 kg and is delivered including an interior arming cap. The helmet is suitable for a head circumference up to 60 cm.
Length (front to back): 21 cm
Width (ear to ear): 18.5 cm
Max. head circumference: 60 cm
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Inlay: arming cap
Weight: 1.4 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.