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Lot 247: An Original Siebe Gorman Diving Helmet c1920 w/ Serial No.

Danielle Elizabeth Antique & Estate Auctioneers

January 15, 2022
Miami, Australia

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Description

An Original Siebe Gorman Diving Helmet c1920 w/ Serial No.
No folks this is not a replica. This is the real deal. It is an Original Siebe Gorman 6 Bolt Deep sea diving Helmet c1920's. It was used by many Navies around the World particularly the British Navy. This one is missing its front Window, otherwise its all there and quite incredible. It is Bronze and extremely heavy. Note the original makers Plaque is still in tact. It also has two dings in the top as with most original helmets. This is one hell of a Decor Piece. Imagine the stories it could tell. Divers would wear these to move floating German mines from the hull of the Naval Ships and heaps more. This Helmet also has three matching serial numbers being...15925 (as Pictured)
It measures 50cm high by 37cm wide

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