NEW UPDATE! NOVEMBER 28TH, 2023
Wearing the scars of combat, this helmet exhibits areas where the factory-applied Apple Green paint and rust peek through, revealing a vivid narrative of its front line use. The textured paint, chipped and scraped, unveils the layers of its wartime journey. The zinc outer band liner suggests a factory-level refurbishment, wherein the original liner was likely exchanged for a new one. The size 58 liner, showcasing well-aged leather, attests to the helmet's extensive use.Complete with a chinstrap, though showing signs of cracking and a broken-off end on the long strap. Overall, this Heer M35 reissued helmet is in very good condition, providing collectors and enthusiasts with a tangible link to the wartime experiences embedded in this piece of military heritage.