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Ciney find

Post by Spiker » Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:56 am

Hi folks ,

This is one of my Ciney finds of last weekend. JZP off. reg. 8-13


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Post by Khukri » Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:09 am

Excellent Ed. A beauty! BTW: I like your helmet stands!!

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Post by 911car » Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:43 am

This was certainly worth the trip!
Beautiful.

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Re: Ciney find

Post by Spiker » Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:51 am

Thanks :) , yes, worth the trip, I was over the moon with this haul.

Here’s a side and an inside view. It is the late 1915 model with the steep dropping neck.
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Post by badener » Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:27 am

=D>
It must be a Bavarian. They always smell the worst!

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Post by Zebedeus » Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:01 am

Really a Beauty. Congrats =D> =D> =D>
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Re: Ciney find

Post by J.LeBrasseur » Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:10 am

Love that helmet, good job!

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Re: Ciney find

Post by aicusv » Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:21 am

A beauty.
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Re: Ciney find

Post by SkipperJohn » Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:50 am

Magnificent!

John :bravo: :bravo: :bravo:

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Re: Ciney find

Post by kaiser » Mon Apr 30, 2018 11:02 am

That is indeed a great helmet ,well done
You had a good day by the look of it 👌👌👌👍👍

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Re: Ciney find

Post by stuka f » Tue May 01, 2018 2:53 am

Very nice helmet.
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Re: Ciney find

Post by Westfront » Tue May 01, 2018 4:56 am

Great helmet Ed :bravo: nice to see you again on the forum :thumb up:

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Post by Sandmann » Tue May 01, 2018 5:32 am

Wonderful piece...congratulations :bravo:
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Post by b.loree » Tue May 01, 2018 10:37 am

Very,very nice addition to your collection. Congratulations! :thumb up:
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Post by poniatowski » Tue May 01, 2018 1:40 pm

Nice! Great find.

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Re: Ciney find

Post by Pickelhaube » Tue May 01, 2018 5:03 pm

Wonderfull helmet!!

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Re: Ciney find

Post by Spiker » Wed May 02, 2018 4:47 am

Thank you gents :thumb up:
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Re: Ciney find

Post by ww1czechlegion » Wed May 02, 2018 5:38 am

Wow! An absolutely fantastic helmet! Congrations Ed! \:D/ =D> :bravo:

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Post by Spiker » Wed May 02, 2018 12:22 pm

Wel thank you very much gents :thumb up: ,

This is the complete Ciney haul ,

The details on the Bavarian helmet with cover can be seen in the book “Feldzug 1915” page 56-59

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Post by kaiser » Wed May 02, 2018 12:46 pm

Becose you are refering to the book of late mr baldwin is this of meaning that its the same helmet as was in the collection of michael baldwin
That is defenitly a great haul if you ask me
Just been checking my books
Well done ...so for you it was a succes

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Post by Spiker » Wed May 02, 2018 1:36 pm

Yes Jonas , you are correct on both cases. :thumbright:
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Re: Ciney find

Post by kaiser » Wed May 02, 2018 1:53 pm

I think i saw this one not sure of it, was it not in the upper hall that the seller was located
Could be a similar to i am not sure
I went also to ciney but gave me a time out at sander van zanten his stand so lost a bit of time from chatting with him

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Post by Spiker » Thu May 03, 2018 12:30 am

Ha yes , Sander is a real nice guy , and like most Dutch people ; he likes to talk , I also said hello ,
but no time chat while I’m on the hunt :army: :D :D
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Post by Tony without Kaiser » Fri May 04, 2018 9:08 am

That is an absolutely stunning example Ed.

Ow! Ow! My eyes!! :o

Perfect match in condition for your killer Kürassier officer.
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Re: Ciney find

Post by Spiker » Fri May 04, 2018 11:06 am

Tony without Kaiser wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 9:08 am
Perfect match in condition for your killer Kürassier officer.
You have a good memory sir :)
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Re: Ciney find

Post by edwin » Sat May 05, 2018 3:35 pm

Awesome helmet, congrats!

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