2nd. model Army Felt Pith Helmet "Tropenhelm". Olive drab felt top with matching band. Olive green leather brim edging. Olive green leather chin strap. National colours & National Eagle shields. Underside of rim is covered in blue-green felt. Removable red felt dome liner with attached leather sweatband, which shows embossed makers initials logo 'JHS'. 5 air holes in dome. The interior of the leather sweatband is size stamped 59 & dated 1941.
Superb helmet in excellent condition, with minor issues. Slight scuffs on brim edging. Sweatband shows light wear. Liner dome has a small V shaped hole. the fabric is still there & could be pushed back & repaired by removing the liner.
Extremely hard to find in this large size 59. All others that I've encountered have been 55 or 57.
Army Felt Tropical Helmet - 1941.
- Product Code: 2089
- Availability: In Stock