Click here for more information. When we developed bascinet griffon based on this images we didn t try to make the same helmet.
It s design is based on classic medieval houndskull bascinet helmet and realized in 14 ga stainless steel.
Bascinet helm. This model of medieval helmet bascinet was popular in the xiv century. The bascinet bassinet basinet bazineto was a medieval european open faced military helmet. The bascinet is differentiated from the cervelliere by having a higher pointed skull.
Medieval knights wore it under a much heavier and more solid helmet called the top helm. The most important here is the fact that these images confirm the possibility of such helmet existing with similar way of assembling the silhouette and geometry of the visor. This is a great combat helmet for any event.
The bascinet featured a smaller and lighter head piece which was somewhat globular in form but was raised a little above the head and terminated above in a point. During the clash being on the horse at the very beginning of the battle knights used both helmets at the same time. It is believed that the bascinet evolved from the cervelliere which was worn with a mail coif as either the sole form of head protection or beneath a great helm.
It evolved from a type of iron or steel skullcap but had a more pointed apex to the skull and it extended downwards at the rear and sides to afford protection for the neck. The bascinet type helmets were used in early 14th century. Fully wearable and authentic medieval bascinet and pig face helmets on sale at armor venue.
Looks great fully handmade and hand polished. On the selection of the miniatures you can see the helmet with a visor. An integrated chin strap of leather with an adjustable brass buckle secures the helmet to the head.
The bascinet helmet was developed from a helmet that looked like a small hat. Houndskull bascinet helmet 14 ga stainless helmet with bargrill. The bascinet was a replacement of the great helm.
Round brass vervelles line the side and back of the helm and these allow for an aventail to be mounted. The bascinet also bassinet basinet or bazineto was a medieval european open faced military helmet it evolved from a type of iron or steel skullcap but had a more pointed apex to the skull and it extended downwards at the rear and sides to afford protection for the neck a mail curtain camail or aventail was usually attached to the lower edge of the helmet to protect the throat. Kult of athena helmets lb25206 bascinet helm this bascinet helm is crafted from 16 gauge steel and is lined entirely on the interior with padded liner of durable canvas cotton cloth.