"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway
07-12-2015 11:25 PM
The wire is almost certainly post-war applied...
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Thanks for all the comments,TK did hit on a concern if I did buy it I would always have doubt if the helmet was real and everyone seems to have the same concerns.
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Can I add that the wire is very tight to the shell. As the purpose of the wire is to insert various items of foliage into it the wire should necessarily have space within which to insert said foliage.
This is a common mistake the 'upgraders' of wire lids make and unfortunately, I fear the same has occurred with this example.