1940s – 1950s Louis Chiron driver helmet.
This original light blue cotton racing cap is branded to the rear Borsello Torino, and dates circa the late 1940s / early 1950s. It is complete with racing goggles and string-back driving gloves.
Louis Chiron drove several cars in this period including –
- winning the 1949 French GP in a Talbot-Lago T26
- 3rd at the 1950 Monaco GP in a Maserati 4 CLT/48 for the Officine Alfieri Maserati
This rare set of course comes with our lifetime certificate.