Von Dargen TopfHelm.
Pomerania, Germany. The second half of the XIII – the first half of the XIV centuries.
Classic pot-shaped helmet.
Thickness 2 mm. Matt finish. Painted inside.
Helmet from the village of Dargen Germany.
Probably the most famous and most replicated in modern pop culture (cinema, drawings). Based on it, there are a lot of options for reconstructions and items for the interior.
The helmet was found in the ruins of the Schlossberg castle, near the village of Dargen in Pomerania (Germany). Dated to the second half of the 13th century.
On visual sources, similar helmets are found from 1250 to 1350.
The average weight is approximately 2.25 kg. Weight reserve – 0.45 kg (this means that the weight could be 2.25 kg + -0.45 kg). (Berlin, Deutsches Historsches Museum).