Prussian Garde Infantry Felt Ersatz Pickelhaube
Garde plate is an absolute tight fit. 100% Original
Prussian Guard Infantry green felt Ersatz helmet for an enlisted man circa 1914. Out of the Woodwork find in France. 100% original and untouched piece. Fine green felt helmet body with brass trim. Felt body is very firm and in excellent shape. Prewar quality brass trim. No extra holes in helmet body. No visible markings. Enlisted style undyed leather tongue style liner is complete but dry and wrinkled (see photos). Enlisted style spike top that does not untwist.
Original brass brads holding base to helmet body. Frontplate is the brass Prussian Guard Eagle with silver star on eagle's breast. Frontplate secured to helmet body by original leather wedges. Guard plate is an absolute tight fit to helmet body. Original leather chinstrap. Original Reichs and Prussian EM cockades. This helmet exterior is in near mint condition. Beautiful example of a Prussian Guard Wartime felt Ersatz helmet.
- Overall condition Near mint
- State / Country Prussian