Greek Corinthian Helmet
This is an authentic reproduction of the medieval helmets worn by the Hoplite – the warriors of Ancient Greece. This helmet originated in Greece in the 7th Century B.C. and was later adopted by the Romans. It was a popular style all the way up to the 4th Century B.C. and was the basis for many Helmets of the Renaissance Period. These medieval helmets were designed to be close-fitting. Shaped to the skull with only small openings left for the eyes, nostrils and mouth. This design allowed for maximum protection, visibility and air flow. And it must have been a terrifying sight to the enemy. This helmet is made of hand-forged 18 gauge, low carbon, A-36 mild steel. This metallurgical composition provides excellent resilience, durability and will polish to high sheen.
Corinthian helmets originally came out of Corinth and were favored by many warriors because of its protective shape. The Corinthian Helmet with Black Plume is made of quality 18 Gauge steel, a great choice for display or costume wear. This warriors helm features traditional styling of Corinthian helmets, including a nose guard and long, pointed cheek plates. The high level of protection offered by this helmet makes it a wonderful addition to any collection. Eye holes and ear cutouts provide the wearer with visibility and hearing capabilities. For some added flair, this helmet features an arched line above the eyes to resemble eyebrows and a long red plume adorns the top. This Corinthian Helmet with Black Plume will add an authentic touch to your ancient Greek armour. We can also make it in other thickness as required by clients.
- Inner Diameter: Front to back 9 inches
- Ear to ear: 7.5 inches
- Circumference: 25.91 inches