Hessen 117th Regiment Officers Pickelhaube to Parade.
Hessen Life Guard for the Grand Duchess Regiment 117 Officer
Hessen Life Guard for the Grand Duchess Regiment 117 Officer M1897 to Parade. A beautiful of Helmet with Luxurious Black Parade plume. Absolute beautiful condition. Black lacquered leather helmet body with fire gilt trim. Helmet body in excellent condition with bright finish and firm stitching (front visor slightly loose). Interior has special sweat leather and unusual cotton headliner in excellent near mint condition. Interior visors colored red and green. No extra holes in helmet body. Fire Gilt fittings with the Hessen Lion front plate and the banners 1697 and 1897 to commemorate the founding of the regiment.
Hessen type Officers cross base without Perlring with a Tall fluted "Hessen Style" trichter that unscrews with a black yack hair parade bush. Gilt convex chinscales over Reich and Hessen Officers Cockades. Very rare Hessen Life Guard Regiment helmet with its original Parade Plume in 100% original untouched condition.
- Overall condition Near mint
- State / Country Hessen