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    19th Century European Sapper's Lobster Tail Helmet.
    The helmet features a deep skull with a 1-inch comb running from front to back. Large ear protectors are mounted to the helmet with leather hinges and the reverse of the helmet has a fixed lobster tail neck protector. The movable visor has an integral three-tine face guard. There are no visible maker's marks. Likely produced during the Victorian armor craze.

    Condition: Good. With uniform pitting on the skull and a 2 ½-inch crack on the fold of the visor.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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