Firefighters Helmet, Finnish M/35 + neck shield.
Genuine, vintage, firefighters helmet, with leather neck shield, usable condition.
Finnish vintage firefighters helmet. Heavy metal construction, neck shield and straps made of leather.
We got some information about these from a retired fireman, according to him, these are M/35 helmets, which were replaced in 1960´s by lightweight modern helmet, he also indicated these to be fairly rare, as they have not been in use for more that 50 years.
The helmet has the ridge on top of it, style is somewhat stahlhelm, straps and neck shield are made of thick leather.
We got these helmets from a forgotten industrial fire brigade, they have been store in cool and dry for the last few decades, leather parts may need some maintenance before any use. The interior of the helmet has been black, black was the color in use of fire brigades in first half of 20th century.
Weight: approximately 1,5kg
Size: one size for all.
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USE AS PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT IS PROHIBITED