The Spartan Helmet with Plume made by NAUTICALMART INC. is an accurate replica ornate based off historical research and authentic in its design. The Spartans were at the height of their power during 4th and 6th centuries BC, and were considered one of the most feared military force in the world. Their armor depicted their detail to strength, skill, speed and perception of body fitness. The helmet was an important piece for protection of the warrior. Our version is made of 18 gauge steel with a brass plated finish. It features a black horse plume. Measurements are front to Back: 8 1/2'', side to side: 7 1/2'', 26 1/2'' around and weight is 3 lb 13 oz. Experience the ferocity of a Spartan soldier when you buy this helmet!