Product Name:Gallic ‘G’ Centurion
- red horsehair transverse crest with fork-shaped plume holder
- 18 gauge steel with brass accents and bosses
- hinged cheek pieces
- embossing, and lowered neckplate
Roman Galea, or Imperial helmet, worn by the Centurions in the Legion. A red horse hair, transverse mounted plume/crest, in held in place by a forked plume holder. The 18 gauge polished steel helmet is accented with embossing, brass details, and bosses on the hinged cheek pieces and lowered neck plate.
mid 1 st. century A.D.
example was found in the Rhine River at Mainz-Weisenau and is now exhibited in Worms