genuine original WW2 british helmetbought from a barn museum near Lille in france. a remenant of the british and french withdrawal to dunkirk its in sound condition no liner. was told by the farmer who owned the museum that he came across this helmet at a market and re painted it for his display. it is 1939 dated and in good condition. he was selling up most of his collection as he felt it was time to reitre and his son had no interest. see my other items listed from this collection from the fall of france.