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WW1 Trench art M-17 Helmet

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Military Helmets483 of 546WW1 Chaplains helmetLate WW1 Experimental Visor
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Posted 4 years ago


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This trench art paperweight/ desk item is modeled after the German WW1 M17 Helmet.

The shell brass helmet sits on a rifle cartride with a decorative base.

This form is a popular trench art subject-- I have seen several M17 trench art lighters.

Thanks for looking.



  1. packrat-place packrat-place, 4 years ago
    Very nice, I am quite fond of your trench art postings.
  2. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    Thanks again packrat, I always appreciate you taking the time to look at my posted items.

  3. Dr_Rambow Dr_Rambow, 4 years ago
    If it weren't for the exaggerated notches flanking the visor and the obvious lugs, I think the "artist" did a better good job representing an American M1! Very nice!
  4. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    Thanks for looking Doc.

  5. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    Thanks for looking bellin.

  6. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    Thanks for looking p....


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