GERMAN WWII ALLGEMEINE SS ENLISTED MANS VISOR CAP.
An absolutely unissued and unworn condition visor cap for an SS enlisted man. The enlisted mans caps were produced in two types of material, black ribbed and black smooth, the most commonly encountered is the black ribbed, this example as described is in superb condition with the black ribbed cloth, totally free of any moth nips anywhere on the cap, all of the white piping is good and bright without any staining. The chinstrap is very faintly RZM stamped on the underside. To the interior of the peak RZM rubber ink stamped later style black tuchmutze label, large gold blocked SS runes to the upper inner waterproof russet brown canvas-like material, also gold blocked size ‘56½’. Central lozenge with 1cm x 1cm section missing. A small tear to the upper inner crown material. The inner body material in the cotton russet brown weave. The original foam forehead cushion has solidified and broken away. The interior ersatz style light tan sweat band is all complete, supple and unbroken. There appears to be one fixing pin missing from the skull, all other pins, eagle and skull present. A superb cap.