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SS Decal for opinion please
Old 10-22-2019, 02:43 PM   #1
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Default SS Decal for opinion please

Looking for 2nd, 3rd etc opinions please guys....presuming repro
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Old 10-22-2019, 03:04 PM   #2
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It may well be a fake, but one low resolution pic doesn't help.
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Old 10-22-2019, 03:15 PM   #3
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Closer pic
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Old 10-22-2019, 03:35 PM   #4
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Bad. For sure not one to buy unless it's for reenactment.
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Old 10-22-2019, 03:54 PM   #5
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Old 10-22-2019, 05:18 PM   #6
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All bad.
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Old 10-22-2019, 06:21 PM   #7
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The chicken wire is modern "western style" wire, so that tells the story on the rest of it, in my opinion.

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Old 10-22-2019, 07:08 PM   #8
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In the future show the whole helmet and if possible the shell maker, thanks. Fake in my opinion too.

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Old 10-23-2019, 12:33 AM   #9
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Horrible
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Old 10-23-2019, 05:06 AM   #10
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Behind the post war added wire sits definitely a fake SS decal.
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Old 10-23-2019, 10:15 PM   #11
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All bad.
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Old 10-23-2019, 11:16 PM   #12
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****house!!!!
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