WW2 Home Front Deputy Controller Helmet Dumfries Scotland.
A rare and untouched as found example. The helmet shell retaining the original painted finish with two black rank bars and to front and back “DEPUTY CONTROLLER”. The interior with a 1938 dated lining and the early pattern round cushion crown. Complete with chinstrap. An unusual feature is the lining with a name or tailors label for G.J. McDowell Midsteeple Dumfries. This has been stitched into the lining.
Helmet is as found by Dear Old Blighty Dusty and original.