German DAF Veterans Festival Cap

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  • $ 350

German DAF Veterans Festival Cap-These were typically worn by members of the DAF who also belonged to the Veterans Association. They are commonly known as the “festival cap”. It is produced in navy blue wool that is in great condition. There is a navy blue piping around the upper perimeter of the cap. The front peak is fairly prominent and has an oval shaped insignia which is produced in a gilt metal. There is a machine woven swastika w/cogwheel, the insignia of the DAF, with oak leaves below it. The ribbed black center band also has an oak leaf pattern. The black visor has some minor fading, crazing and wear but is sound otherwise. There is a black leather chinstrap that is in fine condition. The interior is in fine condition, being fully lined in a blue cloth. There is a rhomboid shaped moisture shield with the DAF cogwheel motto rendered in gilt. There is a tan ersatz leather sweatband which is in good condition with minor discoloration and a few tears only. There is an RZM tag which identifies the cap as a “Deutsches Arbeitsfront Mütze” along with other information. It is a size 58. Good condition overall!