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Pigface Bascinet

£130.00

Product Code: 63081

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International Delivery Availablefrom £14.99

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Overview

The Pigface Bascinet helmet or Hounskull (from the German "Hound's Hood") was a popular helmet from the 14th Century as was worn by both English and French knights at famous battles such as Crecy (1346) and Poitiers (1356). A depiction of this style of bascinet can be seen on the monumental brass of Sir Hugh Hastings in St Mary's Church in Elsing, Norfolk.

This Pigface Bascinet replica is hand crafted in polished steel and brass and has a removable pivoting visor like the original. It features brass 'vervailles' for attaching a chainmail 'aventail' (not included) and an adjustable leather spider liner and buckled chin strap. 18 gauge steel construction - not recommended for re-enactment.

Key Features:

  • 18 gauge steel
  • Adjustable leather liner and chin strap
  • polished steel and brass


Size: Height: 260 mm Length: 350 mm Width: 180 mm Weight: 2060 g All dimensions are approximate.

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Delivery Info

Heavy Item Delivery 14.99 (e.g. Garden Furniture). Delivered by courier, expect delivery between 1-3 working days after placing your order.

Overseas Heavy Items delivery available from 18.00 and will incur a variable shipping rate depending on country. This will be shown at checkout stage. Expect delivery by courier within 28 days of placing your order.

Please Note: Some countries may charge tax and duty. This is the responsibility of the customer.

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