SUTTON HOO HELMET AH3802N DEEPEEKA Deepeeka has reconstructed a most famous helm found at the burial site at Sutton Hoo near Woodbridge, Suffolk England. The Sutton Hoo Helm was located at the grave of an Anglo-Saxon king. This intricately decorated replica features embossed panels depicting Viking warriors with weapons drawn, knotwork serpents, and shielded horseman riding over a fallen soldier. The helm is of 16 gauge steel and conists of full face guard, hinged cheek guards, neck guard, and is topped with a serpentine crest that rises from the nasal and brow to the back of the skull cap. A beautiful golden dual-serpent brow lined with ruby like jewels. The helm interior is fully lined in rust brown leather and includes complete adjustible leather suspension with buckle equipped chin straps for a secure, and comfortable fit. This fully functional Sutton Hoo Helm comes complete with stand (colour of stand may vary) making a beautiful display when not in use on the battle field. Deepeeka is world renown for their skills and dedication to building fine historic weapons and researched authentic functional armour replicas.
• Front to Back: 9-1/4'' • Side to Side: 7-1/2" • Circumference: 24-3/4'' • Weight: 6 lb 2 oz • Gauge Steel: 16
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The burial at Sutton Hoo near Woodbridge, Suffolk England is the site of an early grave of an Anglo-Saxon king. It is believe to belong to the East Anglian King Raedwald who died around AD 624. The burial contained a ship fully equipped for the afterlife as well as expensive and ornate armor and weaponry. The artifacts were often decorated with precious metals and stones. Included was a heavily decorated helmet. It has been suggested that the helm was aged somewhat when buried and may even date to the first part of the 6th century.