Der Feuerwehrhelm

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India Leather helmet (˜1930)
In this collection since: 28.03.2016
0781 Firefighter helmet from India. The helmet is based on a helmet of the British company Merryweather of 1930. (see helmet 0455, India) The helmet become a parade helmet by placing a high brass comb with fine symbols and by installing a heavy chin strap with brass rings in 1960. Newer parade helmets are made of plastic. (See helmet 0158, India). On the front is a messing badge with the text "Tiger" and a corresponding figure.
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