A German M40 helmet with a single decal. The type of helmet was issued to Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Polizei and Waffen-SS troops. This example was issued by the Kriegsmarine.
It comes with a period time brown camo paint for service in Africa or Italy.
Paint: Nearly 90% of the original brown camo paint still in place. Light rust spots.
Decals: One single eagle decal. Gold color. It was certanily covered with camo paint once. A collector must have tried to remove the camo paint to free the decal again..
Lining: Flexible leather lining.Original cord. Size "55" marked
Unopened prongs. The liner is original to the shell!
Chin strap: A little dry but still flexible. Maker marked. "1941" dated.