Lot 431: WW1 Imperial German M-16 Steel Combat Helmet
November 30, 2016
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: WW1 Imperial German M-16 Steel Combat Helmet, good example of the Imperial German steel combat helmet, the shell retains much of the original field green / grey paint finish to the exterior and interior of the shell. Helmet is fitted with the original leather liner band and three leather pads, these show service wear and some cracking to the leather. Fittings to the shell for a leather chinstrap but this is now absent. Good example of a standard model steel combat helmet worn by the German infantry during WW1.