The Kettle Hat 13th C. made by Deepeeka is an accurate replica ornate based off historical research and authentic in its design. The original design was a simple bowl with a big rand. It was particularly used by archers and sappers, for it allowed the head to move freely, gave a good protection against missiles coming from the top, and did not hinder eyesight. It's made of solid hand-forged steel and has rivets. This hat is fully functional. This is pefect for display in your home, to wear to the next Ren Fair or to simply impress your friends!