Viking Helmet with Aventail handmade riveted and spot welded
From my personal collection, hand made riveted and spot welded, with chin strap. The Aventail has a 12 inch (30.5cm) drape to protect the neck, made from heavy mail, not aluminium.This fully battle-ready replica of a historic Viking helmet is made from 2mm thick steel, 12 gauge The two halves of the competition helmet are riveted.. The brass band fittings and eye holes are riveted to the helmet, This processing ensures maximum robustness and thus great protection during your battle. These helmets were already popular with the Vikings in the 8th and 9th centuries.Based on a helmet found at Gjermundbu, Norway, this Viking helmet will provide the reenactor with authentic head protection.