Helmet

Helmet
Title
Helmet
Date 
ca. 1918
Medium 
Steel, paint, leather, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. ( 17.1 x 32.1 x 22.5 cm )
Description 
Green painted steel helmet; domed form with flared base and shaped lower edge with peak in front; padded leather lining and leather chin strap.
Object Number 
X.195a
Marks 
handwritten: on lining: "Bressel"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this helmet was brought home from the Western Front (France) by an American soldier in 1918.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group