Yeah that is pretty ridiculous, or in other words just dumb!!! If that is not a sign I don't know what is!!!
Heres my old relic shell that once belonged to me but now Stuka F (Kris) is the proud owner
Chances are the seller stole the pictures off another site and doesn't even have a helmet.
I got it from a old lady which my grandma knew in Poland, she was about to throw it out but I saved her from doing so
If it is a fake they certainly did a good job of faking the folded rim!
i saw that harry i think the outside is the paint with sawdust and sand etc chucked in to make it antireflective i think the concern is that he weont provide a decent pic and if he can afford several grands worth of lid surely he can afford to provide a potential buyer some good shots to assuage them in the authentification process