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Metal Helmet from WWI
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Details

Object ID 000538

Object Name Metal Helmet from WWI

Object Desc Metal helmet from WWI, # 1 painted on outside front facing of helmet in red. A leather strap runs across inside top if helmet, with straps and a metal clasp so it can be secured to the head under the chin. Strap has little colorful floral pattern.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000512a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Military

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Third Floor

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords helmet,WW I,US Army,


Title Metal Helmet from WWI

Description Metal helmet from WWI, # 1 painted on outside front facing of helmet in red. A leather strap runs across inside top if helmet, with straps and a metal clasp so it can be secured to the head under the chin. Strap has little colorful floral pattern.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5

Length 11.25

Width 12.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The rim is wide, and flat. The actual head part is only about 7.5 by 9 inches wide. The leather strap is 36 inches long.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker

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Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY512a-b

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 14,2013

Summary Good

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes The strap, CMY512b is worn mostly near where the clasp would have been inserted into the other side of the strap. The metal helmet, CMY512a, is corroded in many places. The red painted #1 on the front is almost completely gone.


Events

Date JUL 1,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JUL 1,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Third Floor from Recruiting Center - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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