Object Title

Sapper's helmet

Sapper's helmet

Date

1645-1655

Object Number

IV.213

Provenance

Unknown

Physical Description

Of leather, the skull with low comb made in two pieces, two strips of steel of the same height as the comb being riveted at right angles on either side for extra reinforcement. Flat peak; wide neck guard of stiff leather. The helmet retains its lining of leather and padded tow.

Dimensions

Weight: 2.24 kg

Associations

Places England