German Bascinet Clapvisor Hundsgugel




German bascinet Clapvisor Hundsgugel for armored combat.

This helmet made for Western European kits.

You can open the visor, and in battle it fixed with lace and a buckle and 2 leather laces that attached to the aventail.

The main difference of the visor of this helmet is amount of holes for breathing – we made more of them to optimize the helmet for armored combat battles.


  • Hardened steel 30HGSA
  • Thickness 2.5 mm
  • Hidden face protection
  • Padded liner with padded aventail
  • Chin stropes
  • Riveted chainmail
  • Openable visor
  • 3 neck protection plates

The visor is inspired by existing Visor of a HundsgugelGerman, 14th Century.

The extraordinary piece is in the special exhibition “In the sights of the photographer. Old weapons in a new light ” on display in the New Palace (Inv. No. A 6566).

Visier einer Hundsgugel, Deutsch, Ende 14. Jahrhundert, Inv. Nr. A 6566 © Bayerisches Armeemuseum (Foto: Carlo Paggiarino)

German Bascinet Clapvisor Hundsgugel is reliable helmet for armored combat battles.

Additional information

Weight 6 kg