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17th Century English Lobster-Pot Helmet

17th century English Cromwellian-style lobster tail pot helmet. Two-piece skull fastened with an arch of seven rivets. Also features a visor, 3-panel lobster tail neck defense, spade-tipped nasal, and leather lined ear protectors. Most likely made and worn during the English Civil War (1642-1651).

Condition:

Good. Item shows a gray patina overall. Leather lining of ear protectors is cracked and left ear protector lining shows some wear to straps. 

Starting Price: $500
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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