Object Title

Infantry helmet

Infantry helmet

Date

1944

Object Number

IV.1662

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Found in Bowyer Tower Feb. 1992.

Physical Description

Helmet exterior painted yellow with an identification flag consisting of a red, white, and red vertical stripe painted over the left ear. The interior is painted black and retain lining.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.07 kg (2 lb 5.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

One of the vertical lining bands marked: 'CCL 11 1944 6 1/2'

Associations

Places England

Notes

DESERT CAMO AND DIVISIONAL SIGN