Helmet [Motorcycle]; Puch Werke AG (Austria, estab. 1889, closed 1943); Circa 19...

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Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Name/Title

Helmet [Motorcycle]

About this object

Helmet (worn whilst riding the Puch) - white crash helmet made of fibreglass with a short, white, plastic sun-visor in the front. Inner lining of cork covered by felt and canvas criss-cross supports. Leather flaps with press-button studs complete the ensemble, and a 3-stud flap in front loops around a metal buckle and clicks into place holding the helmet firmly on the wearer's head.

Maker

Puch Werke AG (Austria, estab. 1889, closed 1943)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Circa 1950s

Place Made

Graz

Measurements

H 260 L 190 W 250mm (H 10 1/4 L 7 1/2 W 9 13/16")

Subject and Association Keywords

1950s

Collection

Road Transport

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Helmet/Headwear/Clothing/03 Personal Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

2006.316.2

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