A superb WW1 British Army helmet with its original coat of sand-textured paint which is all present & in great condition, please study photos. The shell is in very good condition with no dents.
The underside brim is stamped with F. Firth & Sons Ltd of Sheffield, the steel supplyer.The number 9 refers to the batch of metal used. The nicely sized 7 liner is in extremely good condition with no moth nips.
It still retains its original (usually fragile) paper instruction label at the crown which is very seldom found these-days. It is the very early pattern liner with no rubber'doughnut' under the felt. The standard'Brodie' ink stamping is on the inside of the lining & is nice & clear. The leather chinstrap is in very good condition.
A superb piece of history. A, Canada & most of rest of planet.....
The item "WW1 BRITISH ARMY HELMET. COMPLETE WITH LABEL 100% ORIGINAL EXCELLENT CONDITION" is in sale since Saturday, December 10, 2016.
This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Helmets/ Hats". The seller is "salfordpals" and is located in Midlands.
This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, to all countries in Europe, to Japan, to Australia.