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Bavarian Infantry Officer Pickelhaube

A genuine woodwork find. Federleicht!

$1 750.00

Bavarian Infantry Officer Model 1897 pickelhaube. Absolutely original and untouched, a bit "salty" with age. Black lacquered leather helmet body with fire gilt trim. Helmet body has nice form and firm stitching. No extra holes in helmet body. Exterior lacquer in very nice condition with only minor crazing. Interior has the officer brown sweat leather and brown/red colored silk headliner in near Mint condition. Crossed spike base with officers pearl ring and extra tall removable fluted spike.

Frontplate is the frosted fire gilt Bavarian Wappen with the "in Treue Fest" bandeau. The Frontplate is attached to helmet body with split brad retainers that have not been opened. Flat gilt chinscales with rosettes. Officer Reichs and Bavarian cockades. Inside helmet shell Marked "Federleicht" (feather light) for extra light Oficers heardgear. A genuine woodwork find in Bavaria! 

  • Ref.Head709
  • Overall condition Excellent
  • State / Country Bavarian