ATTENTION! - Javascript must be enabled to properly view and navigate this site. If you are using No Script on Firefox, or a similar Add-on Extension on Firefox or on any other browser, you must enable it for this site. If you are not using any add-ons, please click here to learn how to enable javascript.

Spanish Morion Helmet Gold

Regular price €228.00 EUR
  • Available
  • Shipping within 10 days
  • Worldwide Shipping

Cart shipping estimate
(Items Added to Cart)

About

The morion or conqueror helmet is a type of open helmet used from the middle 16th and early 17th centuries, usually having a flat brim and a crest from front to back. Its introduction was contemporaneous with the exploration of North, Central, and South America. Explorers like Hernando de Soto and Coronado may have supplied them to their foot soldiers in the 1540s.

The iconic morion is popularly identified with early Spanish explorers and conquistadors, Hernan Cortez or Francisco Pizarro's conquest of the Incas in South America. The first English morions were issued during the reign of Edward VI. The crest or comb on the top of the helmet was designed to strengthen it. Later versions also had cheek guards and even removable faceplates to protect the soldier from sword cuts.

In England this helmet (also known as the pikeman's pot) is associated with the New Model Army, one of the first professional militaries.


Features:

- natural size

- engraved

-Golden inlaids

Details

  • MATERIAL

    Toledo Stainless Steel
  • SIZE

    33 cm (13")
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1
  • REF. NUMBER

    WEME3401058

Shipping & Returns

  • LEAD TIME

    • Available
    • Shipping within 10 days
  • SHIPPING

    • Most items ship free of charge. Transportation fee calculated at checkout.
      View details
      • Worldwide shipping:
  • RETURN POLICY

    Until 14 days after delivery in the original package.
    View details
  • TAXES

    The Ancient Home ships with international couriers Delivered Duty Paid (DDP) (0% duty for the receiver).
    View details

Details

  • MATERIAL

    Toledo Stainless Steel
  • PARAMETERS

    33 cm (13")
  • ORIGIN

    Europe
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1
  • REF. NUMBER

    WEME3401058

Request information

Payment

    METHODS

  • bullet    Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express. Credit card payments are processed through a Paypal Guest Checkout with no need to register on Paypal. Once redirected to Paypal's payment gateway choose the option "Pay with a Credit Card"
    bullet    Paypal
    bullet    Bank transfer
    • PLATFORM

    • Secure payment through Shopify platform. Our platform comply with the highest level of PCI (Payment Card Industry) standards.
    • Shopify secure badge shopify
    • CURRENCY

    • The Ancient Home processes all orders in EUR and USD (upon request). While the content of your cart can be currently displayed in another currency, our checkout uses EUR as the main currency and at the most current exchange rate.
    • TAXES

    • The Ancient Home ships with international couriers Delivered Duty Paid (DDP) (0% duty for the receiver).
    • VAT already included in the prices for European customers.
      View details

Requests

Customers were also interested in