HG-7a

WWII German Army Infantry Private Purchase Officer Visor Cap

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  • $ 850


WWII German Army Infantry Private Purchase Officer Visor Cap-This example is produced in field grey wool. It is fairly clean with minor wear and a few areas of tracking. It is a good quality wool. The white infantry piping is fully intact with minor discoloration. The dark green badge cloth center band has some minor tracking and wear. The eagle is silver finished aluminum with the finish remaining intact (likely a replacement but an original example). The wreath and vented cockade are zinc with the finish mostly missing. The chin strap is a n officer type in silver bullion. The vulkanfibre visor has minor crazing and is loose at one corner. The underside is finished in a cream hue with cross hatching and some wear. The interior is fully lined in gold rayon that has some wear and discoloration from use. The moisture shield is mostly intact and has the nomenclature for the maker, eReL. The model is “Extra”. The cap is a size 55. The sweatband is brown leather. It is loose in a few spots, with wear and discoloration. A sound example overall!