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Catalog Number 02576
Object Name Helmet
Collection C. E. Richmond
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1919
Description M15 French Adrian helmet; picked up on the Belleau Woods Battle Field; gray colored steel front brim and a brim in back; brim surrounds crown; sphere on front with "RF" in relief; a flame in relief comes out of sphere top; a crest at top/front of helmet goes to bottom of crown in back; four rivets hold crest in place; inside are four cleats which are for helmet liner; two metal rectangular loops are on inside toward the bottom on the sides; an oval hole is in top of helmet and is covered by crest; a small metal band covers the brim's edge
Dimensions W-8.346 L-11.614 inches
Material leather, steel
People Richmond, C. E.
Search Terms military
France
Headwear
WWI
World War I
Category Military