S005. KOREAN WAR M1-C AIRBORNE PARATROOPER HELMET W/ RIGGER LINER

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S005. KOREAN WAR M1-C AIRBORNE PARATROOPER HELMET WITH RIGGER MODIFIED LINER. LATE WWII MANUFACTURED REAR SEAM, SWIVEL LOOP M1-C HELMET WITH BAR TACKED OD WEB CHINSTRAPS. RETAINS BOTH OF THE SHORT STRAPS WITH THE MALE SNAP FOR ATTACHING TO THE LINER. THE CHINSTRAPS SHOW USE AND WEAR WITH STAINING AND LIGHT FRAYING. THE HELMET RETAINS THE ORIGINAL CORK TEXTURED PAINT. SHOWS USE AND WEAR WITH SCUFFS, SCRATCHES, LIGHT DENTS AND LIGHT RUST TO THE OUTSIDE AND HEAVIER RUST INSIDE. THE LOT NUMBER IS ONLY PARTIALLY VISIBLE INSIDE THE BRIM. THE WWII LINER WAS MADE BY MINE SAFETY APPLIANCE AND WAS RIGGER MODIFIED POST WAR FOR AIRBORNE USE. RETAINS BOTH “A” FRAMES WITH BRASS BUCKLES AND HAS A FOUR HOLE WEB CHINCUP. THE LINER HAS GOOD WEBBING WITH A NICE WWII LEATHER SWEATBAND AND NAPE STRAP. THE LINER HAS BEEN REPAINTED AND HAS A SMALL CRACK ON THE BACK. HAS A GOOD DETACHABLE LEATHER CHINSTRAP WITH A BLACK BRASS BUCKLE. THE SET SHOWS USE AND WEAR AND DISPLAYS NICELY. KOREAN WAR PARATROOPER HELMETS ARE HARD TO FIND ANYMORE. GUARANTEED ORIGINAL. FREE SHIPPING IN THE U.S.A. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE.***SOLD***