Auxiliary-Helmet

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Auxiliary-Helmet
SKU: AH6712N


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Product Name:Auxiliary-Helmet

SKU:AH6712N


Features

  • 18 guage steel helmet
  • hinged cheek flaps
  • brass cross bracing, brow band, finial, and scale aventail

Description

Auxiliary Infantry 'D', Eastern Archer, style, this steel helmet with hinged cheek guards, features brass cross-bracing, finial and scale aventail. Near Eastern styling hints to the origin of the Syrian archers in Roman service.

Historical Period

(82 -44 BC, 86-106 AD)

Inspiration

based on the images of Eastern archers depicted on the Column of Trajan at Rome. A similar form of helmet can be seen on the tombstone of an archer from the Hadrian's Wall fort at Housesteads (UK)