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1960's Czech Army Combat Helmet - This is a fine example of a 1916's Czechoslovakian army combat helmet. OD Green color. Complete with the cloth chin straps. The liner is present. It has 8 leather tongues. A metal gromet found at the end of each. A string goes through the gromets (missing).

The inside of the helmet has two sets of stamps. One shows the number "!", two crossed swords followed by the number "53". The second set of markings shows the numbers "1-101".


This section of the website answers two of the most commonly asked questions regarding military collectibles; What do I have? and how much is it worth?

Most modern military helmets saw their birth during World War One. The need to address the multitude of head wounds in the trenches was the foundation for the widespread development and deployment of helmets.

This section discusses several of the military helmets of the world.

The helmets from various armies came in a variety of designs. There were a large number of different types developed. In many cases the use of the spilled over into non-military applications such as police and civil defense. most of the helmets during WWI and WWII were constructed of a combination of metal and leather.

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The author is not aware that this type of headgear is currently being reproduced. However, there is no guarantee that it is not. in many cases it is becoming more difficult to be able to tell the fake ones from the real ones because the quality of the reproductions is improving. The collector must become familiarized with the construction style and materials employed in the manufacturing of this headgear. Attention to the details is critical in order to be able to determine the authenticity of the collectible.

If you have an interest is seeing other Czech military helmets, you can do so by going to our Czech Military headgear identification guide. Where we cover multiple pieces.


The value for the Dutch WWII helmets and other military antiques and collectibles is provided as a means to educate the collector community and individuals who have a general interest on the field. The following is an estimated value. Prices may vary in every state and every country. This service is provided courtesy of MilitaryItems.com . The source for military antiques and collectibles in the web.

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Value $50.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Availability Common Common Common Common Common
Invest Grade C C C C C

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