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Antique Football Helmet


Spalding Flat Top Football Helmet - Moleskin and Leather

ITEM 1: Turn of the Century Spalding Flat Top Football Helmet - Moleskin and Leather. This is a very Scarce, First Generation, Spalding Moleskin and Leather, Flat-Top Style Football Helmet.  This fine vintage football helmet is very rare with the more expensive moleskin as opposed to canvas and leather. Made by the A. G. Spalding Sporting Goods Company, it is of the highest quality. The condition is quite excellent as it exhibits moderate use with a very clean interior. It represents well, the classic "flat-top" style when referring to vintage leather helmets. This high quality, antique football helmet remains in very fine, EX-MT condition! SOLD

1904 Antique Football Helmet - Head Harness

ITEM 2: Here we have an extremely scarce 1904 Reach Football Head Harness. This amazing vintage football helmet was their Model No.0, their top of the line helmet, and their most expensive helmet that year. It is a very early example of the dog-ear style helmet. A close look at the primitive chin strap point of connection is a solid indicator of it's early design. Also note the large gap between the upper half and lower half of the helmet, this is also of the earliest design. These features can also be noticed in the image of the catalog page which comes from a 1904-1905 Reach catalog. The antique football helmet remains in gorgeous condition with supple leather and the completely intact chin strap and fastener. An very rare and unusual example that will make for a wonderful display for the antique football helmet collector! Price $1400

Antique Football Helmet 1910's Era

ITEM 3: Offered here is a wonderful antique football helmet, a 1910's Victor-Wright & Ditson Black Leather Dog-Ear Style Football Helmet. This fine vintage football helmet has seen a modest amount of use and remains in outstanding condition. Indeed, this is a high quality leather football helmet which remains in exceptional EX-MT to NR-MT condition. The interior exhibits minimal use, and as the images indicate, the exterior leather remains supple and in wonderful condition also. A very solid example from this era which will be a nice addition to any antique football helmet collection. SOLD

Unique 1910-15's Antique Football Helmet - Spalding

ITEM 4: Offered here is a gorgeous 1910-15’s Unusual Style Spalding Leather Football Helmet. As the image above portrays, this vintage football helmet is of a very unusual design. While technically a dog-ear helmet, the one piece construction on the lower half and unusual puffy top is very uncommon. The helmet is lightly marked with the A G Spalding & Brothers logo, the leather remains very supple and the interior is leather lined and in excellent condition. This antique football helmet remains in solid EX-MT condition and looks great with the black striping on the brown base. SOLD

1920's White Leather Antique Football Helmet made by Thomas E. Wilson

ITEM 5: Offered here is a Very Scarce 1920’s WHITE Leather Football Helmet made by Thomas E. Wilson. This amazing antique leather football helmet is made entirely of WHITE LEATHER. To be considered exceedingly rare, as it is the one and only all white leather helmet that we have ever encountered in 24 years of full time business. The helmet is identified as made by the Thomas E. Wilson Sporting Goods Company, Model 157. An extremely high quality helmet complete with the original chin strap intact. This is a beautiful display piece for your vintage football collection! Condition is solid EX-MT. Price $950

1920-30's Leather Football Helmet - Folk Art

ITEM 6: This is a 1920-1930’s Folk Art Football Helmet. This is an exceptional and very unique, vintage football helmet. The helmet itself is a high quality, scarce style with the oversized piece for forehead protection, sometimes referred to as the "turtle-shell" style. But what really sets this helmet aside from others is the one-of-a-kind paint work that has been done on the helmet to give it the folk art appeal. The same style of paint work that is done on the front is also on the back of the helmet. It is a truly unique leather football helmet and remains in outstanding, EX-MT condition! Price $550

1930’s Game Used Clemson University Leather Football Helmet

ITEM 7: Here we are offering a 1930’s Game Used Clemson University Leather Football Helmet, made by Lowe & Campbell. College football helmets from this era a super rare. This exceptional antique football helmet is Clemson orange with a black number 9 painted on the back left. A common practice for marking the college helmets from this era. As to be expected, it is of the highest quality construction, a tank of a helmet! Just an outstanding helmet with ideal game that has resulted in a gorgeous patina, must see! SOLD

1930’s Brown Leather Antique Football Helmet

ITEM 8: Here we are offering a unique 1930’s Brown Leather Football Helmet with a gorgeous patina and look. This is a very interesting vintage football helmet with unusually large vent holes and a rich patina and surface. The supple leather is high quality and the dark carmel color makes for a gorgeous display. This beautiful antique football helmet is built like a tank and still remains in solid EX-MT condition. A superb example of this style and era. SOLD

1930-1940’s MacGregeor H612 Leather Football Helmet

ITEM 9: This is a 1930-1940’s MacGregor H612 Leather Football Helmet. The MacGregor model H612 was far and away the most popular college football helmet in the 1930's and 1940's. Used by Notre Dame, Navy, Penn and countless other colleges and universities. It is a tank of a helmet and withstood the gridiron well. This example has been painted silver but we have no provenance on this helmet so we cannot say for certain what school it is from. Likely though, that is was a large school as these helmets were among the most expensive and were not something to be found on the sandlots or even high school teams. The condition is excellent. Price $250

Antique Football Helmet 1930's GoldSmith Model 67

ITEM 10: Offered here is a 1930's Vintage Football Helmet. This fine helmet was made by the GoldSmith Sporting Goods Company and was their Model 67. A leather helmet of good quality it has a great look with its dark blue trim and detail with a white crown. This is one outstanding antique football helmet! Complete with the original chin strap, it will make for a striking display among your antique football memorabilia collection. EX-MT condition. Price $250





AWESOME 1930-40’s MacGregor-GoldSmith Leather Football Helmet

This is an AWESOME 1930 - 1940’s Leather Football Helmet made by MacGregor GoldSmith in factory red and white paint. These vintage football helmets that come colored from the factory are super scarce, super desirable and were super expensive when they were made. Every aspect of this helmet is top quality as it was likely produced specifically for a top university or college. This stunning antique football helmet remains in NR-MT to MINT condition. A fine way to add some color to your vintage football helmet collection with a museum quality helmet. SOLD





Early 1920’s Rawlings Brown Leather “Red Grange” Style Football Helmet

Offered here is an Early 1920’s Rawlings Brown Leather, “Red Grange” Style, Football Helmet. This exceptional, vintage football helmet is an excellent example from this era. Made by the Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, it is of the highest quality. The chocolate brown leather remains soft and supple, and the interior is firmly intact. Additionally, the original owner attached a "cheat sheet" of the different plays to the interior, a rather unique feature but could be easily removed if desired. The condition is gorgeous EX-MT. An exceptional, high quality, antique football helmet from this era! SOLD

 
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