Oldenburg Enlisted Dragoon Pickehaube
As found condition - 100% original
Black lacquered leather helmet body that needs some TLC. No major flaws, just dull with age. Body remains in overall good shape and form. Square front visor missing the trim otherwise firm stitching. Silver cross spike base with regulation perlring maintained by 4 round/split brads. Smooth spike that is the proper pattern for Dragoons (see picture). Silver dragoon back pine that was specific to these units.
The Frontplate is the enlisted Prussian Silver dragoon eagle in its center the two piece Oldenburg Wappen held by two nuts. No extra holes! This plate is garanted to be original to this helmet. Two original leather wedges behind plate. Inside has the original black dyed leather lining. Liner is a little tired with some damage and wear. Back visor with remains of markings inside. Original set of convex M1891 chinscales over a set of worn but original Cockades.
A 100% genuine Oldenburg 19th Dragoner that needs a TLC. A rare unit.
- Overall condition Very good
- State / Country Other