German Afrika Corps Helmet

Description
Physical Description
Model 1935 steel helmet. Cloth covers made of burlap with the insignia of a silver-white Wehrmacht eagle on a black shield on the crown.
Object Name
helmet
associated date
1935 - 1945
Physical Description
fabric (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 13 1/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 33.655 cm x 26.67 cm
Place Made
Germany
associated place
Germany
ID Number
AF*69723M
catalog number
69723M
accession number
272562
related event
World War II
The Great Depression and World War II
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Exhibition
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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