Burgonet open face helm

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Burgonet open face helm
SKU: AH6781
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Product Detail



Product Name:Burgonet open face helm

SKU: AH6781

Features

  • Inspired from the collection at Royal Armouries in The Tower of London.
  • 18 Gauge Mild Steel
  • 22 to 23 Inch Circumference.
  • large fixed peak across the crown
  • substantial hinged cheek protectors
  • extended visor in the front
  • extended visor in the front
  • brass medallion accents encircle the brim
  • internal liner
  • 22 to 23 Inch Circumference

Description

This Open Faced Burgonet Helm was the renaissance solution to a helmet that was light and effective. This particular recreation of the burgonet features a large fixed peak across the crown of the helmet, as well as substantial hinged cheek protectors. It also possesses an extended visor in the front, and a short flange in the back. Around the brim of the helm are brass medallion accents. This particular recreation is made entirely in 18 gauge mild steel, and it features an internal liner, 18 gauge construction, and 22 to 23 Inch Circumference.

Historical Period

Renaissance-era, it first came into use early in the 16th century and had attained its classic form by c. 1550

Inspiration

German burgonet of classic form, 16th century