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Prussian Green Felt Artillery NCO Helmet

  Lot # 027
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  • Lot # 027
  • System ID # 366738
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Description

Prussian Green Felt Artillery Enlisted Man Ersatz Helmet Model 1915. Pressed felt helmet body with Field Gray trim.  Green colored  felt helmet body that has fine form but slightly sunken on top. Field Gray trim is field gray with soft even finish.  Artillery ball top is removable at base.   Inside has full leather EM style black dyed leather, Liner is still soft and supple. Complete with back spine or front visor trim. No markings inside helmet body.  Frontplate held in by original leather wedges and is original to helmet. Black leather chinstrap with brass trim mounted on M1891 side lugs. Leather strap appears to be a modern replacement. Original Reich and Prussian EM style cockades. Outstanding representative of a wartime artillery ersatz helmet.  Excellent condition.