SALE! Medieval Sugar Loaf Great Helmet 16 Gauge Steel
- Brand: AllbestStuff (ABS)
- Product Code: SALE! Medieval Sugar Loaf Great Helmet 16 Gauge Steel
- Availability: In Stock
The “Sugarloaf” helm, named because it resembled a conical sugar loaf that was the norm for processing sugar during the medieval period. A type of great helm, the sugarloaf helm provided the advantage of slick sides instead of squared angles which caused a blade to glance off more readily.
Vision impairment was still the same as the traditional great helm but military technology was advancing and it can be readily seen in the shape of this helm.
This version of the Sugar Loaf Great Helmet is made from riveted steel with brass ornamentation.Taking its name from the conical "loaves" in which sugar was formerly sold, this Great Helm was popular during the Crusades. Poviding full head protection, its conical top deflected blows much more efficiently than its flat-topped predecessors. Crafted in 16 gauge steel, lined and ready for use.Use a heavy inner padding inside for protection. Standard Adult Size fully wearable.
Inner Diameter (Front to Back): 9 inches
Ear to Ear: 8 inches
Approx Circumference: 25 inches
Inclusions: Leather liner with chin strap
Material : 16 Gauge Steel
Please use Helmet cotton cap (inner) for comfortable wearing.
Use Helmet Stand for the good protection of helmet.
The Helmet comes pre oiled for protection from rust.
Please use dry cloth to clean OR keep it under the Sun for a day for the excess oil to dry out.