Ww1 German Helmet Types

German WW2 Helmets and Hats – International Military Antiques

SALE! German WWII M35 Steel Helmet- Stahlhelm 35 WW2 M1935. $84.95 $69.95. VIEW DETAILS. German WWII Reversible M43 Field Cap- Oakleaf Pattern A Camouflage. $19.95. VIEW DETAILS. German WWII Helmet Liner M31 with Chin Strap- Dated 1940 fits M35, M40, M42 Helmets. $39.95.

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German - WWI German Militaria - Felgrau Field Caps ...

Approximately 25-1/2" long. New reproduction. Black metal split-pin buttons to attach the leather chinstrap to the Officer's visor caps. Sold by the pair (2 each). Also used on Third Reich enlisted visor caps (WH, LW and SS). Hessen Antique does not support or represent any organization that promotes hatred or racism.

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About WWI & WWII German & Austro-Hungarian Helmets

German World War I helmets Between 1916 and 1918 the Germans produced three types of helmets. They are known today by collectors as the M16, M18, and M18 cut-out. M16 shells are often called M17s.

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Camo Helmets – German Helmet Vault

Camo Helmets. Collectors all over the world have a big interest in camouflaged helmets. When we look at period photos we see that the Germans used a lot of techniques to camouflage their helmets. The most common way was to paint their helmet in 2 or more colors. Sand or wood chips were often mixed in the paint to create a less reflective surface.

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The German Pickelhaube, 1914-1916 - World War I / The ...

A standard Bavarian line infantry helmet, 1895 model, in rough condition. In 1886, Bavaria adopted the Pickelhaube, the last German State to do so. The kokade on the right side is the German Reich kokade. Black, white, red, were the national colors of Germany. The kokade on …

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WW1 Austro Hungarian M.17 Stahlhelm (German Type Steel ...

WW1 Austro Hungarian M.17 Stahlhelm (German Type Steel Helmet) – Camouflaged. $1,750.00. Product code: 208. Availability: In stock. Quick Overview: FIRST WORLD WAR AUSTRO HUNGARIAN MODEL M17 HELMET WITH A FAINT 2 COLOUR CAMOUFLAGED FINISH . Qty:

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Helmet Finds I - www.german-ww2-helmet.com

10 WW1 helmets are found in Norway through the advertising. 7 of these are transitionals. 3 are WW1 helmets with WW1 paint, WW1 liners and WW1 chinstraps. 4 transitionals have Methner & Burger decals, 1 has a ET style decal (August Juttner), 1 has a Huber Jordan & Körner decal and the last has a …

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WW1 German Helmets - Helmets and Headgear - Treasure ...

Jul 18, 2019· Posted October 3, 2019. Quist originated in 1866, founded by Jacob Schweizer as Lackier- & Metallwaarenfabrik, one of the main shareholders was later Friedrich Wilhelm Quist. Mainly specialised in silver-plated tableware, the firm started producing steel helmets in 1916, and after WW1, also aluminium products.

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Did the spikes on WW1 German helmets provide any strategic ...

That spiked helmet is called a ‘Pickelhaube’ helmet. It started in Prussia with it’s military Cavalry on horses in 1842. That spike on top was suppose to deflect sword blows aimed at the head back in those days as they charged into the enemy. I gu...

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Helmet ID | German War Helmet | German Helmet ID

Helmet ID. This webpage is designed to illustrate the basics of certain models and manufacturers of German helmets. It will help you determine the type of helmet and which branch of service in which it may have been used. Next step will be to identify the manufacturer and size of the helmet shell. There were 5 different helmet manufacturing ...

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Trenches on the Web - Special: The German Stahlhelm, M1916

The M1916 Stahlhelm. The German Pickelhaube (spiked helmet) was found to be totally unsuitable for trench warfare. It was not durable in the rough conditions of the trenches, it was very expensive to produce, and it provided no real combat protection. In 1915, Army Group Gaede, named after the commanding general, was in position in the Vosges ...

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The Purpose of the Pickelhaube Helmet - HistoryNet

Jun 03, 2020· Germany’s Pickelhaube helmet, distinguished by a lone spike jutting straight from its top, became a symbol of Prussian militarism in the early 20 th century. At first glance, the distinctive spike seems to have served no practical purpose—indeed, use of the helmets on the battlefield was abolished during World War I.

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IMA uncovers cache of WWI helmets - Military Trader/Vehicles

Sep 16, 2014· IMA uncovers cache of WWI helmets. When IMA made a discovery of German helmets back in 2012, they thought it was the last large group left in “the wild.”. They surprised the collecting world, however, when they announced this past August that another cache was found that included hundreds of WWI German and Austrian helmets.

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Stahlhelm - Wikipedia

The Stahlhelm (German for "steel helmet") is a specific type of German military headgear made of steel, which is primarily intended to provide protection against shrapnel and fragments of grenades.The term Stahlhelm refers both to a generic steel helmet and more specifically to the distinctive German military design.. The armies of major European powers introduced helmets of this type …

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Fake decals – German Helmet Vault

Introduction Reproduction decals have been available since the seventies and perhaps earlier. The first generation reproduction decals were merely a representation of the original. Graphically completely incorrect. In the last 15 years in large part due to the internet collectors have gained so much knowledge on helmet decals. We know exactly how many different types…

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FAQ | German Helmets Inc

WW1 German helmet Manufacturer codes. The following is a table of Known makers of WW1 German helmets. Several of these makers had only small factories and may have only produced limited numbers of helmets in one or two different sizes. This chart gives the various sizes produced by each maker as well as the shell models that each produced.

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German Helmet Educational Section

The German Helmets of WW-1. M-16: Three pad leather liner, on a leather band. Leather chinstrap attaches to fixed lugs on the inside of helmet near each ear. The extended vent lug doubles as a bracket for a heavy front plate that was bullet proof. …

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Head Gear — POOR MANS MILITARIA

CAPAC LINER. HERMAN PARTICIPATED IN NORTHERN FRANCE, ARDENNES, RHINELAND, AND CENTRAL EUROPE CAMPAIGNS. (HG-49) Very unique Original WWI M16/17 German Helmet sectioned diorama of trench. Set on wooden base and carving appears to be wood. Sellers said Frenchman creates this type of art from original antiques.

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Headgear – Griffin Militaria

WWI German Camouflage M17 Combat Helmet by Eisenhuette Silesia, Paruschowitz Oberschlesien $ 675.00. Item Number: 50682. SOLD! 1918 Imperial German Prussian EM/NCO Feldmutze Cap $ 325.00. Item Number: 50640. SOLD! WWI Baden EM/NCO Feldmutze $ 325.00. Item Number: 38981. SOLD!

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The Steel Helmets of WW1 • The Military Times

Aug 24, 2018· The basic WW1 German Stahlhelm, one of the most enduring designs of steel helmet. The Germans had of course studied the Allied steel helmets and tested them extensively in 1915, at the same time as assessing the new Schwerd product. After field trials by an Assault Battalion, a batch of 30,000 were ordered, but it was not the start of 1916 that ...

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German Helmet Shell and Liner Sizes - REDDICK MILITARIA

The helmet sizes are stamped into the underside of the neck apron. The sizes run as follows: Size 60 for head size 53, weight 810 - 930 grams. Size 62 for head size 55, weight 880 - 1000 grams. Size 64 for head size 57, weight 920 - 1070 grams. Size 66 for head size 59, weight 1000 - 1125 grams.

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WWII Gear - German WW1 Helmets

German M16 Helmet WWI Stahlhelm with Liner. M16 German Helmet WWI - This replica of a German WWI helmet will appeal to military collectors and re-enactors. Made from 18 gauge steel and weighs exactly the same as the original German helmet. Sku: AH-6042. Price: $85.95.

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Steel Helmets – The Ruptured Duck, LLC

German WWII Documented Model 35 Double Decal SS Helmet. $ 18,000. View. Model 16 Allgemeine SS Helmet. $ 14,750. View. WWII German Army Model 1942 "Double Decal" Helmet. Regular price. $ …

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German Pickelhaube Identification Guide

Introduction: A common source of frustration and confusion for collectors and historians alike, is the seemingly complex differences in the way that rank is differentiated with Imperial German Pickelhauben (Helmets), or the vast differences is Pickelhaube characteristics such as the pattern of …

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Military Helmet Identification and Price Guide ...

A 25% more protection than the M-1 helmet was achieved with the new design. The following information will help the enthusiast identify US Military helmets. It also contains a price guide to establish the value of the helmet. This section of the page covers helmets from the WWI and WWII era.

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WWI — POOR MANS MILITARIA

Very unique Original WWI M16/17 German Helmet sectioned diorama of trench. Set on wooden base and carving appears to be wood. Sellers said Frenchman creates this type of art from original antiques. (HG-83) WWI BRITISH RFC 30” x 35” FABRIC SECTION FROM …

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Helmets - Stewarts Military Antiques

US WWII Army Air Force Flight Helmet, Type A-11, Size Large Price: $125.00 Item #51914. Russian Late Style Steel Helmet, Cold War Price: $50.00 Item #52426. Russian Imperial Helmet, Crimean War Era ... German WWI, Original Camouflage, M1916 Steel Helmet Price: $995.00 Item #55963. Helmets Product Categories. Helmets » Helmets German Helmets ...

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German Helmets - Helmets - Headgear | ANZACBLADE

WW1 Austro Hungarian M.17 Stahlhelm (German Type Steel Helmet) – Camouflaged. WW1 Austro Hungarian M.17 Stahlhelm (German Type Steel Helmet) – Camouflaged. $1,750.00. Add to Cart.

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Military Helmets for Sale – International Military Antiques

Original German M40 WWII Type Steel Helmet- Finnish M40/55 Contract - Scratch & Dent. $49.95 $39.95. VIEW DETAILS. SALE! German WWII M35 Steel Helmet- Stahlhelm 35 WW2 M1935. $84.95 $69.95. VIEW DETAILS. Original British Post WWII Synthetic Fiber Helmet Net. $9.95.

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IMPERIAL GERMAN HELMETS - germanmilitaria.com

j001380 (ija) variant type 90 helmet. j017674 (ija) paratrooper's helmet. united states 1917-18. ... c052681 finish ww1 m17 helmet. c004774 czechoslovakian m34 helmet. ... here. c013984 east german model m56 combat helmet. c013684 east german model m56/66 combat helmet. c001884 east german mbii helmet with camouflage net.

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Combat models and makers – German Helmet Vault

These 2 models were produced during World War 1. After World War 1 the Reichswehr continued using them and when Hitler came to power in 1933 these helmets saw continued use up till 1945. I show 4 models here, the basic M16 and M18 and one Austrian made variant of the German M16 and one M18 earcut specially made for cavalry units.

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German Helmet Identification and Price Guide ...

Identify the type of helmet you have and determine its value. WWII GERMAN LUFTWAFFE HELMETS. WWII GERMAN Luftschutz Firefighter Helmet - Black color. Multi-hole ventilation displayed on each side. Complete with the leather chin strap. Neck protection. M-42 Single Decal Luftwaffe Helmet - This is a combat helmet.

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A Short History of the German Steel Helmet of the Great War

A Short History of the German Steel Helmet of the Great War. In the early months of 1916 the surviving members of a small squad of German soldier huddled in the sordid recesses of a French shell hole somewhere in the proximity of Verdun. White hot shrapnel, fragments of rock, splinters of wood and earth careened overhead as French artillery ...

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