Steel, paint, leather, textile, fiber, cord
Overall: 4 3/4 x 12 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. ( 12.1 x 31.4 x 28.9 cm )
stamped: on underside of brim: "187 / ZD" painted: inside crown: "A56" printed paper label: inside top of crown: "TIGHTEN CORD / AND ADJUST / NET TO / FIT THE HEAD"
Olive green painted trench helmet with textured surface; domed oval crown and roughly horizontal brim; padded liner made of leather and black oilcloth; leather chin strap.
According to the accession records, this helmet was worn by the donor in World War I.
Gift of George A. Smith
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.