Helmet from the Middle Ages. Found at excavations around Europe. The first crusaders were medieval christian warriors which task was to conquer the holy grail in Jerusalem, which in 638 had fallen into the hands of the Muslims. There were all together nine crusades between 1096 to 1270. All with one mission - to spread the Christianity in Europe and the Middle East. Middle Ages in Central Europe was approximately between AD 500-1500 and in Scandinavia AD 1050-1500. Size: full scale steel helmet with brass cross.