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Description
Pressed metal helmet, basin-like in appearance and black in colour. Underside has leather and rubber fittings for head and a canvas chin strap.
Classification
CH classification ARMS & ARMOUR Armour helmet
Measurements
L305 x W285 x H120 mm
Media/Materials description
Indeterminate (Metals - Indeterminate) Leather (Animal/Human Remains) Paint (Surface Treatments) Canvas (Textiles)
Signature/Marks
R.P/T
OS 656
History and use
Air Raid Warden's helmet as supplied to certain Queensland Railways' staff during World War II.

Uploaded to the Web 27 May 2011.
Registration number
R951

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