Prussian Line Dragoon Officers Pickelhaube
Outstanding helmet from a rare mounted unit.
Prussian Gold trimmed Line Dragoon Officer M1897. Black lacquer leather helmet body with fire gilded trim. Helmet body has excellent form and firm stitching. Exterior lacquer in excellent condition. No extra holes in helmet body. Interior has officer sweat leather and silk style headliner. Headliner shows use and genuine wear. Back visor has been professional resewn but stitching has gone through the leather sweat liner in back (see photos). Inner visors green and red as proper for an officer. Fine fire gilded fittings are in excellent condition. Front plate is the fine fire gilded Prussian Line Dragoon style eagle. Spike and base with gild stars. Gold rounded chin scales on rosettes. Officer Reichs and Prussian cockades. Helmet all original and has never been cleaned. Outstanding helmet from a rare mounted unit.
- Overall condition Excellent
- State / Country Prussian