R5 RUSSIAN NKVD POINTED CAP (SHLEM) - Scarce cap circa 1939-40
after ,which it was discontinued as impractical. This one is black for
NKVD troops. Large red cloth star to middle. Exterior good with some
period wear. Side buttons with hammer and sickle motif. Good grey
interior with various Russian stampings. Size 57. Purchased from large
old Moscow collection.
I2 IRAQI GULF WAR HELMET - Bought
back by Black Watch Sgt. from 2nd Gulf War. Good example of
composition M1 type helmet. Complete except strap clip missing on left
side (as found). Liner with Arabic script probably owners name. Almost
all tan finish present. Good example.
- ITALIAN FASCIST HELMET – Field grey shell, finish to
90%. Italian Fascist insignia to front(Genuine period done). Liner fair,
some rot round lower edge. Chinstrap absent. Rare helmet.
Artillery adrian with brass vetbrans plate to front peak. Nice helmet.
Out of stock.
J6 JAPANESE WW2 TYPE 90 HELMET
All original combat helmet attributed
to the 32nd regiment who fought at Saipan and Okinawa and were virtually
wiped out in the process.
Nicely marked up with soldiers name "Sone"
and character for (size) large. Still retains most of it's sand
painted finish and original metal star.
Good pigskin 3-pad liner. Complete with
cushion pads. Although a bit dry. Chin tapes good. Circa 1943. Good
example of a "been there" helmet,
which has taken part in two the most
famous battles in the pacific.
J5 JAPANESE HELMET - BATTLE DAMAGED - The classic Japanese helmet
of WW2 and very unusual to find one of these with battle damage. 2
bullet holes, one next to star and the other to the right side skirt.
Both with larger exit holes through the rear of the helmet. Liner
present but dry and partially detached. Good solid shell. Only battle
damaged Japanese helmet I’ve ever had.
J3 EARLY PATTERN JAPANESE HELMET - Scarce helmet of the
Manchurian War and WW2. Most original paint remaining to shell with some
very light surface rust. Nice brass star in relief to front. Good canvas
liner. Full length chin tapes. Size 56 which is large for a Japanese
A6 USN NAVY GUNNERS HELMET - Large helmet in correct grey finish “U.S.N.”
stencil to inside. Super condition.