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Catalog Number 02577
Object Name Helmet
Collection C. E. Richmond
Year Range from 1917.0
Year Range to 1919.0
Description M16/18 Austrian helmet; picked up on the battle field of Belleau Woods
steel helmet; olive drab, painted, two bolts are on side toward front, 2 rivets on each side, 1 bolt in back; these bolts hold metal liner inside; chin strap is wool (?) and is 2 cm wide with leather tip and loop; 12 holes in strap; a 3 piece padded leather liner inside; metal liner band has a "64" stamped on left/front
Dimensions W-23 L-30.7 inches
Material steel, wool, leather
People Richmond, C. E.
Search Terms military
Germany
WWI
World War I
France
Headwear
Category Military