German Pith Helmets

Pith Helmet #3

Pith Helmet #3 - This helmet is an original first pattern M1940 Tropenhelm, it comprises of a pressed cork body covered in tan canvas. The inner dome is lined with a red cotton fabric. The helmet is in solid condition however the front and rear brims are a little soft. It is marked 56 but fits a 58 head. It has a nice sweat band and a superb light tan chinstrap. The original Luft Eagle and National Tri-colour shields are untouched. $975 AUD

Pith Helmet #4

Pith Helmet #4 - This helmet is an original first pattern M1940 Tropenhelm, it comprises of a pressed cork body covered in tan canvas. The inner dome is lined with a red cotton fabric. The helmet is in solid condition with evidence of cracking to the leather edging and the leather chinstrap. It is marked inside the sweatband 57 (five is faint) A.H.L./42; it fits a 58 head. It has a nice sweat band and is complete with chinstrap. $955 AUD The original Heer (Army) Eagle and National Tri-colour shields are untouched. $955 AUD

Pith Helmet #5

Pith Helmet #5 - This helmet is an original first pattern M1940 Tropenhelm, it comprises a brown pressed felt body; a green cotton lining under the brim and a red felt lining inside the dome. The helmet is in solid condition and looks a little flat across the top. The leather edging is in excellent condition with the grey chinstrap in good condition also. The sweatband is very nice and marked inside as APN 1942 57; it fits a 58 head. There is a QA number inside the rear sweatband – 84. The original Heer (Army) Eagle and National Tri-colour shields are untouched. $935 AUD