Model 1917 German Steel helmet in “Feldgrau” paint.

"Feldgrau" painted German steel helmet
"Feldgrau" painted German steel helmet
 
Niemiecki hełm stalowy M17
Niemiecki hełm stalowy M17
 
German Feldgrau helmet
German Feldgrau helmet
 
Pierwszojenny hełm Niemiecki M17
Pierwszojenny hełm Niemiecki M17
 
Niemiecki rogacz M17
Niemiecki rogacz M17
 
Fieldgrey M17 helmet
Fieldgrey M17 helmet
 
Niemiecki hełm rogacz
Niemiecki hełm rogacz
 
Szaro-zielony hełm stalowy M1917
Szaro-zielony hełm stalowy M1917
 
Liner of the German feldgrau M17 helmet
Liner of the German feldgrau M17 helmet
 



Very nice example of the M1917 German helmet painted in fieldgrey colour. The German steel helmets have characteristic lugs which are available in six sizes. This particular helmet is in size 64.

Liner pads of the M17 helmet
Liner pads of the M17 helmet
 
German WWI helmet
German WWI helmet
 
Manufacturer stamp BF64 on the German helmet
Manufacturer stamp BF64 on the German helmet
 



Inside of the helmet there is visible manufacturer stamp B.F 64. It is stamp of the F.C Bellinger in Fulda one of the steel helmets manufacturer. Number 64 indicate size of the helmet. On the rear apron there is also visible black stamp with number 61. The liner of the German steel helmets consist of three leather pads, filled with pouches made of horse hair.

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