Prussian Felt Ersatz Enlisted Pioneer Pickelhaube
Helmet in overall excellent condition
Prussian Pioneer Infantry green felt Ersatz helmet for an enlisted man circa 1914. From and old WWI collection. Fine green felt helmet body with silvertrim. Felt body is very firm and in excellent shape. Prewar quality silver trim. There are extra holes in helmet body from unused pre-punched holes (see photo). Black leather tongue style liner in excellent shape. No visible markings. Enlisted style spike top that does not untwist. Original silver brads holding base to helmet body. Frontplate is the Prussian Line Eagle secured to helmet body by leather wedges. Original leather chinstrap with silver metal trim. Original Reichs and Prussian EM cockades. This helmet is in excellent condition. Beautiful example of a Wartime felt Ersatz helmet.
- Overall condition Excellent
- State / Country Prussian