This helmet is made after several images of Samnitic warriors. The Samnites lived in a part of the Apennine Mountains on the Italic peninsula. The helmet is made after an original from approx. the 3th century BC. Around this time the Samnites were incorporated by the young Roman republic.
The helmet is made of brass and is 1,6 mm thick. It weighs about 2 kg and is suitable for a head circumference up to 63 cm.
Length (front to back): 24 cm
Width (ear to ear): 20 cm
Max. head circumference: 64 cm
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Inlay: arming cap
Weight: 2.2 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.