108) Excellent Original 1930s-WW2 British Officers Private Purchase Pith Helmet

Very nice quality pith helmet

SKU: WWW21405

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108) A really very nice British military officers private purchase Pith helmet. this is of lovely quality with nice khaki material outside and leather edging. The helmet is in nice order, all is excellent with just minor dirt and marks but all is good and strong with no soft spots etc. The pagri band is excellent. The helmet is edged with nice soft leather which is in nice order with just minor scuffs and just one tiny hole to the front right brim (see photos). The original leather chinstrap is in place and good, it shows age related surface wear but no damage. A good polish would not hurt. The inside of the helmet is nice. It has a lovely quality leather sweat band with nice adjustable red velvet trim and pull tie. It is a British made example with a 1933 patent date. it is nicely marked as “Adopted By HM Govt”. a really very nice looking high quality item. It is a good size 7

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Weight 1.25 kg


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