Dang! Well you earned it! And should enjoy it. A centerpiece of any collection.
It looks like this helmet sat in a closet for 70 years and was not handled. The paint is not worn and shined from handling over the year. Very similar to my Heer DD I just picked up
M35 ET64 DD Heer - Beauty
These two should really be together! But you will be gray, old and in adult diapers before I sell mine.
My greatest fear is that one day I will die and my wife will sell my guns for what I told her I paid for them
"Don't tell me these are investments if you never intend to sell anything" (Quote: Wife)
10-23-2015 04:08 AM
Wow...looks like it came right off the quartermaster's shelf! Nice find!
"Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."
Stunning helmet Todd, well done on bagging it, a superb example that cannot be bettered. Leon.
"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway