Prussian Model 1915 Dragoon Enlisted Pickelhaube
We just picked up from a picker on the east coast of the US.
Prussian field gray trimmed Line Dragoon Ersatz EM M1915. We just picked up from a picker on the east coast of the US. This is a very unusual helmet. WWI era issue and later returned to the Quartermaster for repair and Ersatz reissue. Black lacquer leather helmet body with black fiber visors and field gray trim. Helmet body has very good form. Exterior lacquer in good condition. Body shows 2 sealed extra holes from previous use (See photos). The original visors removed and the new fiber front and rear visor resewn. Inside the helmet bell is a stamping from the 7th Army Corp and an "F" stating the helmet was ready for field use (see photo). Interior has EM style leather non-dyed liner. Inner visors are solid black fiber. Field Gray fittings have been lightly painted with a green gray paint. Field gray removable spike and cross base. M1891 side lugs with EM Reichs and Prussian cockades. Chinstrap has original subdues brass fittings and replacement leather. Front plate is the Prussian Line Dragoon style eagle. Unusual Ersatz style WWI era Dragoon EM helmet with resewn black fiber visors that are original to helmet.
- Overall condition Very good
- State / Country Prussian