Without a doubt that's a good original camo, looks like it might be an M17 because of the medal liner band.
I believe this is the 3rd time I've seen this one. Check this link out.
cart: I passed on this one before. To much controversy for me.
I agree with cgp1066 that this is a M1917
Thanks for comments. Luke, thanks for the link. It was awsome to see the path taken by the helmet and the discussion. Wow, if it was discussed in a bar table it would not end well. Actually it's in my hands now and it looks good to me. But it really walked a lot...
This was for sale at WW2GermanHelmets.com so that's definitely a plus.
That's where I got it. With a COA from Dave Shirlin as usual.
I have not read the disscusion on the other forum, but it looks OK to me too.
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