Nikolskoye Slavic helmet, type IV according to the typology of A.N.Kirpichnikov.
Made of hardened spring steel.
The helmet for late XII – XIII-th centuries.
It was found in 1866 near the village of Nikolskoye, Oryol Oblast
The helmet is battle ready and includes:
- chainmail riveted aventail
- hidden face protection
- internal padding
- chin straps
- neck and shoulders protection plates