Object Title

Helm

Helm

Date

c.1860

Object Number

XXI.4

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda, 1927.

Physical Description

Described in the following fashion in 'Archaeological Journal', XXIV, p.315,:- The body is composed of four plates of iron, riveted together, in the form of a double-cone; a fifth forms the crown, which is marked with a foliated cross, and provided with a pin or button for the attachement of a plume or mantling. The sixth forms the vizor, which is hinged on the left side, and secured by a hook or staple on the right.

Bibliographic References

J. Lefroy, Archaeological Journal, 1867, XXIV, p.315-16.