A combat helmet or battle helmet is a type of helmet, a piece of personal armor designed specifically to protect the head during combat.
~ WW1 French Adrian Helmet With Its Original Liner And Chinstrap ~ The repainted helmet has its original liner and chinstrap and badge. The French Adrian helmet, introduced in 1915, was the world's first modern military helmet. It was not designed to withstand small arms fire but rather to deflect artillery shrapnel from overhead. ~ Condition ~ The helmet it is repainted. The skull has a very minor dings from active use. The liner is still partially supple and the parts of the stitching are frayed. ~ Dimensions ~ The helmet is 28 cm (11 inches) in length, 20 cm (8 inches) wide and 14.5 cm (4.75 inches) tall. #9671