Greek Helmet Miniature on wooden base. Height 14 cm. Helmets have been used to protect soldiers since the advent of warfare. When one thinks of ancient armor and helmets, the most thought of were those from ancient Greece. There have been many styles produced depending on the time period and location of where it was manufactured. They were usually custom-made and lined with leather for comfort. A warrior’s helmet was not just a piece of armour but in some Greek cultures signified the arrival of manhood when the young man was finally fitted for his first helmet. When not being worn it frequently occupied a place of honor in the home.!! Please note that the images and the details as mentioned above may differ slightly from the actual product.