Barry Sheene's Akai Yamaha race helmet, 1981-82,
Lot 105
Barry Sheene's Akai Yamaha race helmet, 1981-82,
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 10,789) inc. premium

Lot Details
Barry Sheene's Akai Yamaha race helmet, 1981-82, Barry Sheene's Akai Yamaha race helmet, 1981-82,
Barry Sheene's Akai Yamaha race helmet, 1981-82,
in black with gold-coloured lining, with trademark Duck logo to front, number '7' to both sides, and 'Barry Sheene' flameburst script to rear, with AKAI branding to face-guard, agv decals to sides and rear, ACU 'approved sticker to left side', also with "John The Paint" hand-painted lettering to lower right side of helmet, fitted with Bob Heath clear visor, believed worn by Barry at the 1981 AGV Nations Cup and 50th Anniversary Race, at Donington on the Yamaha YZR500, and the Transatlantic Trophy at Mallory Park on the TZ500.
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