Poseidon 12 bolt

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!! FAKE HELMETS !!

These helmets show up on auctions and in antiques shops since around 2000. The base of this helmet could be Korean, the fittings suggest a mixture between US and German influences.

Poseidon 3 bolt

This helmet showed up in an online auction in 2016 where the seller stated that he bought the helmet ‘years ago’ at an estate sale. The breastplate resembles a genuine Poseidon which is supposed to look like a ‘Einfache’ Dräger helmet, the fittings on the bonnet suggest a mixture between US and Korean / Japanese influences.