Police helmet

Object number

LDVAL 2004.19.1

Date

1939

Description

Green tin helmet, marked ?POLICE? on front in yellow. Belonged to Trevor Penn Deane who was a policeman at Ilford Police Station, and who lived in Becontree Avenue, Dagenham

Physical description

Dark green domed tin helmet with yellow writing on front

Condition

Fair

Type

Law enforcement equipment

Size

Hat length: 305mm
width: 290mm
Depth: 95mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Makers Mark Stamped On underside of brim: XM N / HBH 1939

Alternative reference

entry Number 1553

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Metadata
Date1939
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeLaw enforcement equipment
Collection typeSocial history