Prussian Line Infantry Officers Pickelhaube
Helmet in "As Found" condition
Prussian Line Infantry Officers helmet Model 1897. Helmet is in “As Found” condition with no cleaning or polishing done. Black lacquered helmet body with fine Fire Gilded trim. Overall trim is totally matching in quality and condition with gold finish. Helmet body has good form and firm stitching. Exterior has age and storage related uneven lacquer. Small amount of lacquer damage on right side that has been blacked over (see photo). The frontplate is the Prussian Line Regiments eagle including banner. No extra holes in the helmet body. Officer spike top with gilt star retainers The spike top is not removeable . Interior sweat leather in tan calfskin with silk headliner. The silk and sweat leather show some wear but overall in excellent condition. Inner visors are red and green as it proper to officer helmets. Flat chinscales on rosettes with Officer Style 2-piece Reich and Prussian cockades. Excellent helmet for the Classic Prussian Active Officer.
- Overall condition Excellent
- State / Country Prussian