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Original Fixed Bale 3rd ID Helmet

Item #72 - Wonderful 3rd Infantry Division painted M1 Helmet with MSA Liner that was found in Italy.  The helmet originally surfaced in 1995 after being found by a young man in Italy.  The young man had carefully removed the overpaint from the insignia to reveal the wonderful insignia you see today.  Both the helmet and liner recevied a layer of repaint, which was common for helmets going through multiple campaigns.  There is a name or laundry number written inside.  This helmet has passed through  multiple world renowned collectors, names of which can be provided at the point of sale.  Hard to find helmet! $1800