An interesting attempt to recreate what the Corinthian helmets worn by Leonidas’ bodyguards, the brothers Alfeos [Alpheos] and Maron, may have looked like. Traditionally they are held by some to have been Olympic champions, and so in place of a horsehair crest, the helmet is decorated with a representation of an Olympic champion’s wreath of victory.
GREEK CORINTHIAN HELMET Steel FINISH with Yellow PLUME. GREEK CORINTHIAN HELMET. Steel FINISH with Yellow PLUME. The Metal : High quality 18 Gauge M steel (Steel finish) Yellow plume. Any other item shown in picture are for display purpose only. | eBay!