A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet.

A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet.

A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. with candle holding hole. The helmet was made from a thick felt and covered in a Pine resin to harden it.

 

A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. The helmet was made from a thick felt and covered in a Pine resin to harden it. A candle was wrapped in a ball of clay with a copper spike, the spike was inserted into the hole in the front of the helmet which secured the ball of clay and candle to it.

 

 

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