PRUSSIAN GUARD TRAIN ENLISTED RANKS PICKELHAUBE WITH PARADE PLUME.
A nice condition helmet being a large size all leather construction, skull excellent with some minor crazing at the rear of the skull, some minor congealing to the back peak, both of the peaks securely attached to the helmet. All of the fittings, which include the back strap, plume trichter (stem) front large guard plate with overlaid nickel Guard Star, front domed clip-over chin scales and front peak trim all match in colour and consistency. The helmet is complete with its other ranks State and national cockades, white other ranks horsehair plume. To the interior the 9 tongue liner is all intact with its original drawstring. A Berlin circular maker’s mark stamped into the upper inner crown. To the rear peak a rectangular block reading ‘B.A.G.’ (Clothing Depot Guard) with date ‘1908’ with a further block with larger letters ‘G.T. (Guard Train). A lovely helmet for an enlisted man and extremely attractive.
Code: 70841 Price: 1750.00 GBP