Object Title

Helmet

Helmet

Date

1929

Object Number

IV.1842

Provenance

Permanently transferred by the Ministry of Defence Clothing and Textiles Agency, Quality and Product Support Division, Purchas Roadd, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 7HG, 15 July 1996.

Physical Description

For bayonet fencing. Made of brown leather over a wire frame, with a padded bib and lining at the front. The sealed pattern label and wax seal on a black fabric tag are attached.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: approx. 385 mm (15.2 in), height: approx. 275 mm (10.8 in), width: aaprox. 240 mm (9.45 in) Weight: 2.7 kg (5 lb 9 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped F H AYRES, LONDON, 1929, broad arrow over 61.

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