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 help a "Vet".  We are now offering helmets from the collection of a West Point Graduate and retired US Army officer.  During his duty in Germany he began collecting Pickelhaube from local civilians and flea markets.  He was stationed in Germany during the days of the famous Frankfurt river side flea market.  He has a large collection of outstanding and genuine WWI era helmets. Keep watching our site for more helmets to come. 

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Baden 110th. Gren. Regiment Kaiser Wilhelm 1st. Enlisted Man of 1915. Pickelhaube

Untouched helmet from old collection.  Great representative of a Baden enlisted helmet of the 1915 model.  Excellent wartime era marked mans helmet.

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French Carabinier Cuirasse Backplate for enlisted man. Model 1856.

Original condition left uncleaned. Hard to find as mostly the fronts where used for display purpose.

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Prussian Officer frontplate for Jaeger zu Pferde and Dragoon regiments.

Great original frontplate.

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Baden Reserve Field Artillery Officers Pickelhaube

Excellent condition overall and hard to find in todays market place.

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German Cavalry Boots from the early 1900's RARE

Woodwork find of a nice pair of German Mounted troops such as Kurassiers or Dragoons etc..

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Wuerttemberg 119th Infantry Officer Pickelhaube with its Wartime Cover

Very rare grouping as helmet represents construction of the early wartime period as well as the matching field cover that was only used from late 1914 to early 1915.

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Bavarian Model 1915 Jaeger or Technical troops Shako

Untouched Bavarian Shako in extremely nice condition. Wartime model. Rare as There were only 2 Jaeger Batl. in the Bavarian Army at the outbreak of the war.

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Bremen Police Shako with original Filed cover. Around 1950 period.

Original set in excellent near mint condition.

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