Uniforms and headgear

Age of Kings Militaria.

Before World War I and the time of mechanized armies there was the Age of Kings. The great armies of the late 1900's were heirs to a rich military heritage. These armies embodied the spirit and national identity of the nations they served. There are few alive today who have witnessed the pomp and grandeur of a great military parade of the pre 1914 era.

The pageantry of processions of cavalry troops, artillery columns and massed infantry in colorful uniforms and headgear must have been a fantastic sight. Our goal is to provide information, research and contact within the collector community. We hope to provide regular informational postings related to military collectibles of the era.

We encourage the reader to send information and research request to our site. In addition Age of Kings will also offer items for sale through our website or at auction.

Age of Kings Militaria is honored to offer for sale helmets from the collection of well known collector and author Col. Joe Robinson (USA Ret).  Col. Joe is mainly known to the Imperial German collectors community though his website "Colonel J's" at  www.pickelhauben.net. 

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Prussian Silver Pioneer EM Frontplate for Pickelhaube - AoK

Prussian Pioneer EM frontplate. Loop back. Uncleaned and untouched Excellent condition. 100% original.

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Kriegerverein Ringkragen -Gorget- for a "Fahnnentraeger"

Beautiful Veterand association Flag Holder's Gorget. Gilt brass in excellent condition with little wear. In its center the silver Trophy with a gilt Landwehr Cross and the "Mitt Gott fur Konig und Vaterland 1813" Motto

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Prussian Garde Infantry Regiments Landwehr Officers Pickelhaube

Classic "Out of the Woodwork" find from a Vets estate. Black lacquered leather helmet body with gilt brass trim.

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Hessen Infantry Enlisted man Pickelhaube

Another "Out of the Woodwork" helmet. Black lacquered helmet body with brass trim. Helmet body has excellent

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Set of Two Prussian Officer & NCO Pickelhaube form same Household

Set furthermore comes with the original Filed cover worn by the officer in WW1. Likely an Einjahr Freiwilliger later enrolled as active duty Officer. Family kept both his helmets.

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Baden Model 1915 Field Gray Frontplate

Baden m1915 field gray frontplate for pickelhaube. From an old collection. Proper loops in back.

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Prussian Enlisted pattern model 1895 Pickelhaube - Named "Von der HELM"

Interesting "Einjahr Freiwilliger / Gefreiter" Pickelhaube named to Infanterist VON DER HELM 4th Company, Regt. 53.

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Prussian Model 1915 Field gray frontplate

Prussian m1915 field gray frontplate for Line Regiments. From an old collection. Excellent condition.

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Wuerttemberg Infantry Reserve Infantry Officer wit Case & Cover

Complete set from same provenance of a Wurttemberg Reserve Infantry Offcer with is carrying case (Stuttgart Maker) and its wartime Field Cover for Officers

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Prussian Reserve Garde Grenadier Officers Pickelhaube "zu Parade"

Very nice Original example of a Rare Regiment with its Parade Haarbusch.

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Prussian Grenadier Officers Pickelhaube "zu Parade"

Excellent and beautiful example of one of Prussia's Elite Regiment with its Original Black Parade Haarbush.

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Prussian Artillery NCO - Officers Pickelhaube Minty.

Beautiful High ranking Artillery NCO Pickelhaube in near mint condition. Excellent gilting overall.

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Prussian Garde Field Artillery Officers Pickelhaube - Near Mint.

Straight woodwork find. Rare and in pristine condition Garde Korps Artillery Helmet. An absolutely 100% guaranteed original

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Prussian Line Kurassier Fahnrich/NCO Eigentum helmet Model 1897.

Vet bring back from WWII that we obtained from an old collection.. Officer quality custom made bright nickel steel helmet body with fine brass trim.

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Gilt Officers Spike over Cross base for Dragoon Style Helmets

Beautiful gilting all original Officers Spike. Note spike does NOT untwist, reserve Officer type in near mint condition.

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Prussian 7th Grenadier "König Wilhelm I" Officers Pickelhaube

Beautiful -near Mint- 7th Grenadier Officers Pickelhaube for the 7th Grenadier Regiment

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Prussian Jaeger zu Pferd WARTIME Leather Helmet

Unusual WWI era helmet!! This helmet is a Model 1895 pattern Prussian Enlisted Man that is marked to the 8th Jaeger zu Pferde Regt. Standard black leather helmet body with brass trim.

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