Prussian Line Ulan Enlisted Tschapka
Excellent condition - 100% original
Prussian 5th, 6th, 15th and 16th Uhlan Regiments, NCO or Enlisted Man Tschapka Model 1896. Out of the woodwork find. Black lacquered leather body with German silver trim. Helmet has excellent form and firm stitching with proper turned down front visor. Exterior lacquer is in near perfect condition and still has a bright sheen. Interior has the flat tabbed style leather headliner. Lining is still supple and complete.
Black leather mortar board that is permanently attached at the base. Front plate is the Prussian Line Regiments Heraldic Eagle in Silver. No extra holes in helmet body. Gold rounded chinscales on rosettes. Single Reich cockade but missing Prussian field badge. This helmet shows genuine use and is part of the famous World War I Imperial German helmet styles. Beautiful and 100% original helmet
- Overall condition Excellent
- State / Country Prussian