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Helmet

Object Number: 
1923.104
Date: 
1917-1918
Medium: 
Steel, paint, leather, textile, cord
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. ( 17.1 x 31.8 x 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: inside brim: "Marlaby[?]"
Description: 
Green painted steel helmet; domed form with flared base and shaped lower edge with peak in front; padded leather lining with cord lacing; narrow black leather chin strap.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this German helmet was captured in World War I.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Charles M. Lefferts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group