23 February 1998
Bernd Rosemeyer - Castrol Silver Helmet. A presentation helmet in continental silver, engraved and inscribed "Castrol 1934" awarded in recognition of his racing achievements during the season; lining repaired and replaced. A unique memento of this legendary driver in German racing history. Height 7ins(19cms).
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This helmet is pictured being worn by Rosemeyer, in his autobiography.
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