This is a beautiful original German M40 helmet shell, stamped in the Eisenhuttenwerke factory in 1941. It is free from pitting, cracks and what not. Made just in time for the Invasion of the Soviet Union or the war in Africa. The helmet comes to you fully restored. It can be painted rough textured field gray or Luftwaffe blue gray. In addition the shell will be fit with a museum quality liner, steel split pins, and chinstrap with the proper steel hardware. Decals are available on request or an extra fee.