AH6302N-Nider-Mormter

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Nider Mormter Helmet
SKU: AH6302N
UPC: 610585715987
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Product Detail



Product Name: Nider Mormter Helmet
SKU: AH6302N
UPC: 610585715987

Features

  • Niedermörmter type Brass Helmet
  • very broad neck guard and deep occipital area
  • embossed and applied beaded decoration
  • very stout brow guard
  • cross-bracing on the all-brass version is actually embossed into the skull and appears to be more decorative than functional
  • dome-shaped knob at the crown instead of a crest attachment point

Description

Italic H type Niedermormte Brass helmet with hinged cheek flaps, broad neck guard and deep occipital area, very stout brow guard, embossed and applied beaded decoration, a dome-shaped knob at the crown and other fittings

Historical Period

Originally regarded as a third century helmet, the latest research tends to push its initial use back into the second century Antonine period.

Inspiration

based on the famous example now in the Landes Museum Bonn