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Imperial Germany - WW1 "Roold" pilot's helmet (Kgl. bay. Fliegertruppe)

Imperial Germany - WW1 "Roold" pilot's helmet (Kgl. bay. Fliegertruppe)

Imperial Germany - WW1 "Roold" pilot's helmet (Kgl. bay. Fliegertruppe)

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Online bidding open from        6th June – 14th June 2020
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1.000,00
GBP 888,78
USD 1.097,50
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PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
LOT
EAN 2000000457956
LOT
PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000457956
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000457956
Imperial Germany - WW1 "Roold" pilot's helmet (Kgl. bay. Fliegertruppe)

Description

Leather WW1 period time German pilot's crash helmet. A so-called "Roold" pattern made by Lorenz stanko based in Munich in 1938. A French-designed helmet worn by French pilots, however, also worn by Germans and even manufactured by German companies.

There is a size "57" ink stamp to the soft leather lining. In addition a size "56" paper tag is attached to the inside of the helmet. The leather neck and ear protection is finished with dark-blue felt to the inside. The brown leather straps are still fine. The metal ventilation holes show original color but also some rust.

The leather helmet comes with typical signs of age but generally is in good condition. Signs of wear.

Condition 2.

 


Condition
2