NFS ‘LINES BROS. Ltd.’ FACTORY FIRE BRIGADE HELMET
An excellent condition NFS District 38 ‘Lines Brothers Ltd.’ fire brigade helmet.
NFS transfer and district number plaques are in excellent damage free condition. Between the two is the ‘Lines Bros. FB.’ painted details in matching condition.
Helmet shell is in dent and damage free condition with 90% original finish remaining (one minor very shallow dent visible).
Underside of helmet brim is maker marked ‘F&L’ with date 1/1939.
Helmet liner is the early pattern with oval upper cushion pad. Maker marked ‘S & W’ Ltd. Size 7 and date 1/1939
Helmet complete with original chinstrap
(‘Lines Bros.’ I am given to understand were a pre war toy manufacturer).
This is a SOLD Item.
It is currently on view in Mons Military Antiques ‘Archive Pages’ of previously stocked and sold items....For items currently on sale from Mons’ go to the ‘On-Line Shop’ pages !