Lot 112
Model 1881 U. S. Army Enlisted Artillery Helmet
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The dark blue shell fitted with stamped brass side roundels having crossed cannon tubes, a large eagle and shield device to the face and a red plume rising from an brass socket fitted to the crown by an unusual four-pronged base deviating from the usual oak leaf device normally seen with these helmets. Included are two gold bullion cords.

Height 11.5 in.

Splits to leather sweatband; light wear to exterior leather rim; intact felt; overall good condition.