A British steel helmet Mk I with chain mail visor, circa 1917
The Günter Adlung Helmet Collection | O88h | Online auction | 345 Lots
Hammer price € 2,300Show related lots
DescriptionSteel 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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