Prussian Line Jäger Bataillon Officers Shako
Untouched - Excellent Condition.
Prussian Line Jaeger Officers Shako for Battalions 3-7, 9, and 11, circa 1900. Black leather- cloth covered body with fine fire gilt metals trim. Helmet has excellent form and firm stitching. Leather lacquer is very shiny and cloth covering is in near mint condition. No extra holes in helmet body. Interior has officer style sweat leather with green ribbed silk headliner. Sweat Lining has some tears towards the front of the shako, silk remains beautiful...but dusty.
Smaller type Prussian line eagle with frosty gilt finish, one split brad has broken of. Flat officer style gilted chinscales on rosettes. Officer Reichs Cockade on right side of helmet. Officer bright silver bullion field badge with black velvet center. Outstanding and rare helmet from battalion sized units. Condition is excellent.
- Overall condition Excellent
- State / Country Prussian