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WW2 British 1944 BMB helmet

Article about: Can i have opinions on this helmet i just received please guys no circular pad and quite a light green rather than the darker shade seen on a lot.Seems like a post war repaint any idea on it

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    Can i have opinions on this helmet i just received please guys no circular pad and quite a light green rather than the darker shade seen on a lot.Seems like a post war repaint any idea on its worth please?
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    From the lighting I'd say repaint, can you get pictures in natural light?

    Martin

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    Better pics in natural light

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    I just got back to seller and sending it back guys!!
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    Hi Andy, it has certainly been repainted. The colour is not right and too glossy.

    Early war helemts were a "grey/green" shade while later examples were more OD.

    The basic item itself is original, but as you said, lacks the pad to the crown.

    Cheers, Ade.
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