Third Reich Luftschutz Officer Visor Cap

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  • $ 900

Third Reich Luftschutz Officer Visor Cap-This is a rare item! It is very similar to a Luftwaffe officer visor in construction, color etc. The cap is produced in blue grey wool. There is wear, discoloration, large and small holes and some tracking. There is silver mesh piping around the top panel and on the top and bottom of the black ribbed center band. There is wear to a few spots of the piping. The insignia consists of a handsome, silver bullion Luftschutz insignia which is hand applied. It has bright silver flat wire highlights. There is very minor wear and damage to the insignia. The cockade is also silver bullion and hand applied. There is an officer silver bullion double chin cord which is in fine condition. The black vulkanfibre visor is crazed and has some wear but is fine otherwise. The underside is finished in an orange brown hue with cross hatching. It has some wear from use. The interior is fully lined in gold rayon. There is fading, wear and discoloration. The sweatband is stiff with a tear and separation at the forehead area. The moisture shield is rhomboid shaped and fully intact. The maker logo is present and impressive. The cap is approximately a size 56. Rare!