A Cornish Miners Helmet.
A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. with candle holding hole. The helmet was made from a thick Felt material and covered in a Pine Resin to harden it. The Candle and ball of Clay are genuine and period to the piece.
A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. The helmet was made from a thick felt and covered in a Pine resin to harden it. A candle was wrapped in a ball of clay with a copper spike, the spike was inserted into the hole in the front of the helmet which secured the ball of clay and candle to it.