Bascinet Helm Mid to Late 14th Century (14 Gauge)
Make your own Medieval experience and complete your 14th century Medieval armour harness with this basinet helm forged from 14 gauge steel.
This helmet is a reproduction of a mid to late 14th century helmet held by the Deutsches Historisches Museum in Berlin Germany. A picture of the original & in included in the photos below.
The original helm is estimated to have been made between 1340 – 1370.
The helm has a circumference of 68cm which enables the wearer to also fit a suitable padded coif or cap. This helmet includes a padded lining suspension that can be adjusted to better fit the wearer. The interior of the helm is blackened to improve corrosion resistance.
The bascinet features ten 100% brass Vervelles to fit a chain mail aventail to the helm for better protection.
Suitable for a 14th century persona at your next Medieval or Renaissance re-enactment, LARP, SCA or Living history event.
Other 14th and 15th century armor also available.