Lot 10015

A British steel helmet Mk I with chain mail visor, circa 1917

The Günter Adlung Helmet Collection | O88h | Online auction | 345 Lots

Hammer price € 2,300

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Description

Steel with khaki-coloured, textured finish, a central nasal bar between the wearer's eyes, on which an iron chain mail visor is held in place by springs. The interior liner of black oilcloth, linen and felt in good condition. Leather chinstrap. Stamped "HS 61" on the inside at the nape. Slightly damaged in places, signs of age and wear.
Extremely rare, imposing helmet, in fine condition.

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General Information

Our online auction "The Günter Adlung Helmet Collection" includes 345 lots. The auction starts on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 5:00 pm (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).