Medieval Close Helmet
This Medieval Close Helmet is crafted from mild steel. sometimes referred to as the close Helmet or the Great Helm. It is an entirely protective helmet that fully covers the users head, and has very little slits for the eyes. This close Helmet is also a great piece for assembling a classic full knight’s armor. It’s a great display for collectors of medieval pieces; or, it can also be used for stage plays and other similar activities.
Specs and Size of this Medieval Close Helmet
Ear to Ear: 19cm
Front to Back: 23cm
Weight: 2.5 Kg
Standard Sheet Thickness – 18/20 Gauge (Available to Customize)
Exterior and Design of the Medieval Close Helmet
It does not matter if youre searching for a headgear to represent the medieval times for reenactments, or simply to add to your collection of classic pieces. This Medieval Close Helmet has the perfect look to give off that classic appeal. This helmet may just provide minimal visibility because of its construction, but it surely offers increased protection from blows coming in all directions.
Heavy troops and cavalry have worn this piece in history, so it would best represent the warrior during stage plays. Plus, since it is built with fine materials, it will definitely safeguard the user since it features a durable plating along the head and neck portion.
This Medieval Close Helmet is specifically based on the ancient pieces that were popular during the end of the Medieval period. So, you will see that this helm features a completely covered neck and head portion. Notice that this Medieval close helmet also features a central ridge right at the top of it. This helps deflect accidental blows which may occur during reenactments or various activities.
The Medieval Close Helmets Build
This Close Helmet is crafted from mild steel that is 1.2 millimeters thick. It means that the piece is flexible and durable enough to protect the wearer.
Its measurements from ear to ear is 19 centimeters while from front to back is 23 centimeters. Approximately, this Medieval close helmets circumference is 66 centimeters and weighs a total of 2.5 kilograms.
Great Helm Customizations
If you plan to have some changes made to this Medieval close helmet, the available customizations include your choice of sheet thickness. You can opt from gauge measurements of 14, 16, 18, and 20. When it comes to the helmets circumference, this entirely depends on your preference.
With these customizations of your choice, you can readily pair the Medieval Close Helmet with additional armor. You will surely get the look of the classic knight in armor.
The Classic Medieval Close Helmet
This Medieval Close Helmet was utilized by soldiers on the battlefield during the medieval times. However, it was also a headpiece used for protection during tournaments.
During the ancient times, helmets and armor started having a more fashionable appearance. This was most true in civilian clothing. With that, the Medieval Close Helmet came in a variety of forms.