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Accession number: HMF/80/150/03
Category: Protective Wear
Date: before 1953
Materials: Metal
Measurements: 32 cm Diameter
Marks/Label: Stamped into metal: "ET66" and 66 handwritten on brim. 
Culture: German
Subject: First World War
Description: Steel German bowl-shaped helmet with wide brim and ear covers with obvious perferation (most likely made by a pick) at top of helmet; Brim narrows to form front peak; Metal protrusions on either side of upper crown, possibly ventilators; Interior and exterior painted black; Interior: Has side hooks and metal band above brim to which headband was once attached