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Please help!! Luftwaffe helmet i am looking at possibly buying

Article about: Hi, I have the opportunity to purchase this helmet for \\$450.00 USD. Any thoughts on authenticity? Also, what is the helmet worth? I realize you may want better photos, if so, what should I a

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    Default Please help!! Luftwaffe helmet i am looking at possibly buying

    Hi,
    I have the opportunity to purchase this helmet for $450.00 USD.
    Any thoughts on authenticity?
    Also, what is the helmet worth?
    I realize you may want better photos, if so, what should I ask the seller for (as far as additional photos)?
    Here is the seller's description:
    M1940 Luftwaffe Single Decal German Helmet This is a nice solid M1940 Luftwaffe German helmet. This WWII Luftwaffe German helmet retains around 90% of the original over-paint. Missing 1 Split pin rivets In Rear others are original to the helmet. This German helmet has the correct zinc galvanized steel banded M1931 liner. The original Luftwaffe decal rates at 85-90% intact. This German helmet is Stampted Q64 and S1434. Liner has some missing leather, Chinstrap MIA
    Thank you in advance

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    It looks like a good helmet. $450 seems like a fair price for this one.
    If you can get a nice clear close up of the decal, that would be great. But I see no problems with it.

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    Nice Luft Q m40 as stated I have one almost like it missing the back rivet also I suspose in today's crazy helmet market four fifty would be a good price. timothy

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    Looks fine, price is good, but to be safe ask for a close up shot of the decal

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    Ditto to the above. Knock him down to four bills though.

    Cheers, Dan
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    Quote by Danmark View Post
    Ditto to the above. Knock him down to four bills though.
    Dan, you are so cheap!

    jk, I would do the same

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    I like it. Hope you get it for a price you are comfortable with.

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    I concur with a close up of the decal. Wouldn't hurt to see pics of the inside of the remaining pins. $450 is a little high, but not horrible. If you can live with $400 ok, ideally maybe 350-375. I'm also a cheap SOB

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    Quote by helmetone View Post
    I concur with a close up of the decal. Wouldn't hurt to see pics of the inside of the remaining pins. $450 is a little high, but not horrible. If you can live with $400 ok, ideally maybe 350-375. I'm also a cheap SOB
    Hi ,taking into account the condition of the liner and the missing pin, I think Todd is spot on with his valuation, but it is worth whatever the buyer is happy to pay at the end of the day. The decal looks to be a good one but a nice clear close up would not hurt. Leon.
    "Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway

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    Thank you for all of your help

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