Steel helmet sample 1918 Vistanova from alloy steel. The top of the spherical dome, the lower part of the helmet wide massive edges with edging along the full length protruding outside. Ventilation holes are round bushing- "horns" on the left and right sides of the dome. They are mounted on threaded connections and simultaneously perform the role of supports for mounting additional head plate. Partially preserved original black paint coat. The front of the helmet has a wide decal air defence Luftshutz. The liner consists of a spring loaded Hoop that attaches to the helmet with three big buttons, clasps on the sides and rear, exposed on the dome from the outside. To the Hoop 8 is attached leather, light brown sectors on a common base with holes for ventilation, forming petulant. The brackets on the Hoop fastened the chin strap of leather ended framework buckle. On the inner side "skirts" helmet distinct brands "RZM" and "SS". It should be noted that this type of helmet for all its similarities with the M18, were specially made workshop of military-technical property of the Reich for the needs of the SS and differed from the standard model of lighter weight and minor improvements.
Presents the subject was most likely used at the end of the war serving defense, for which the helmet was added to the appropriate decal "Luftschutz".
The average degree of safety.