U.S. M1 Helmet With M1 Fibre Liner Or So-Called Hawley Liner - Nice Used Condition

A nice used pair of M1 helmet and liner. The M1 shell compromises a textbook frontseam and fixed bale example. With the shell a so-called "Liner Fibre-M1" often refered to as Hawley liner as it refered to the design of the Hawley tropical hat.
These liners came in productionb by late 1941 and were contracted untill November 1942. The liner is executed in a pressed cardboard material, covered with a layer of fabric.
This liner is in clear nice used condition and complete with origibal leather chinstrap, suspension and sweatband. The liner show clear trace of wear and is named to a Staff Sergeant G.F. Hunt.
A truly nice M1 helmet and early so-called Hawley liner. With attractive patina yet can be upgraded.

Code: 55663

950.00 EUR