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Protective Equipment: Roman Helmets
Late Roman Helmets - Intercisa, Spangenhelmet

Ridge Helmets

Iron helmet constructed of two halves, large cheek offering near full protection of the face (from Christies New York Auction, Dec 8, 2005)


Ridge Helmet Type Berkasovo
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Ridge Helmet Type Deurne

Ridge Helmet from Deurne, Leiden Museum, NL

Ridge Helmet Type Intercisa
Late Roman "Intercisa" helmet, with thin gold cover, 4th - 5th century AD, Munich Archeological Museum

Augsburg Museum


"Spangen" helmet, 5th Century and beyond, this example from the Hofburg Vienna, Austria

Spangenhelmet, Landesmuseum Bonn:


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