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French Engineers M 1915 Adrian helmet with brass commemorative visor plate

€ 225,00

French engineers WWI Adrian M 1915 helmet  Untouched horizon blue 3- piece helmet with age spurs but no dents. First model Engineers badge with Roman helmet and torso  with RF (=Republique Francaise). Good fragile liner and leather chin strap.
This one comes with an original brass commemorative brass visor plate attached with rivets. Soldat de la Grande Guerre and 1914-1918 (= A soldier of the Great War 1914- 1918) in two lines in an oval. These brass visor plates were hand out to veterans after the Great war in 1919 to be affixed to their helmets and showed during parades. These are pretty scarce!