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Saxon 108th Fusilier Regt. "Jäger" style Shako. Enlisted

Excellent to near mint - Regimentally issued

$2 650.00
Saxon 108th Fusilier Regt. "Jäger" style Shako. Enlisted

Royal Saxon Fusillier / Jaeger Enlisted Man Shako. Regimentally marked to the "R.108". Black leather body covered with black tissue in excellent form and firm stitching. No Moth damage, body in about Mint condition. Leather lacquer on top is flawless, visor is soft with minor crazes from age but with no lacquer loss. Interior has the enlisted pattern sweat leather and in near mint condition.

Saxon smaller type tombac sunburst with Silver wappen along with Jäger Horn for shakos. No extra holes in helmet body. Fine leather chinstrap of the special pattern mounted on M91 style posts Reichs & Saxon small Cockards. The Shako is mounted with the regulation Black Yack Hair Haarbush (Plume) worn at all time. Note that the elastic little string holding bush towards the side of the shako is missing, but can easily be replaced. 

Regimentally marked along with the Makers stamp, dated 1915 and BA.XII, that is the proper Army Corps for this unique Shako.

 

  • Ref.Head504
  • Overall condition Near mint
  • State / Country Saxon