German WWII Generals visor cap. This ones top quality and is named as well. Fantastic Heer generals visor cap, this is a mid-war cap and is piped in Cellon. The material is top of the line Doeskin wool and very soft and smooth. The capband is a darker Green all are piped in Yellow Cellon. It has a Cellon chincord and golt side buttons for the cap cord. Eagel and wreath are fine Gold finish for Mid-war caps and has the Center cockade as seperate. Both are extremely nice and quality. The bill is a shinny black and shows very light age to it, but no damage. Inside is as nice as the outside. The underside of the bill is a cream color and almost perfect! Sweatband is a sectional, with a black smooth material for the edge and then a tan leather sweatband with perforation holes. Sweatband is mint and has the little silk White tie on the back end. Liner material is a Dull Yellow satin and has the full intact sweatshield inside, only a small crack where the name slides in, otherwise is nice and has no other damage. Sweatshield is maker marked for PEKURO, in silver lettering. This cap is named to Army General Meissner. The aged name tag reads R. MEISSNER. Cap is a small size maybe 56-57ish. This is as close to mint as you will find! Everything it top qualtiy in the way its made to the materials, top of the line!
German WWII Enlsited/NCO overseas cap. Early overseas cap, this one has the early Gray/Green wool, the side scallops are sectioned on each side, but were made that way during the war. Cap has the early White on Dark green BeVo eagle and Cockade. The cap has Red Soutache for Artillery troops. The liner is a gray cotton sides with the top inside a lighter Gray/Purple cotton with the maker name and size stamp 55. The cap is nice but does have moth tracking to the sides and top. Nice caps are selling for $475-UP.
German WWII Officers M38 cap. This is the Officers version of the sidecap, called the M38. Its made of a smooth doeskin wool, and has silver piping on the crown and the side scallops. This cap is worn and shows use, light wear to the wool and liner. Its not mint, but combat worn! Cap eagle is the enlisted version and is the white on Green BeVo weave, same with the cockade, BeVo. Both are original to the cap. The soutach is Red for Artillery and is not the standard version of soutach, but again, is original to this cap. Has two side vents ot one side, on the other side both vetns are missing. Liner is a Cotton off-White color, almost Yellow. some staining to the liner. Has a Brown leather small sweatband in the front, a but dirty, this cap was worn! Priced based on wear.
German WWII Army Officers visor. Army Administrator officials visor cap for the HEER. Cap is made of the more expensive doeskin wool. A few moth tracks on the top. Cap is piped in Dark Green, for Admin troops, and has a Dark Green cap band. 3-D style Sliver bullion wire cocakde, and Aluminium eagle. Silver chincord and silver pebbled side buttons for the cord. The liner is a Satin yellow and has a really nice and qaulity makers label, the sweatchield is missing. Has a Brown sweatband and the underside of the bill is a cream color. This is a BIG size cap! about 58-59, which is harder to find. Nice cap!
German WWII Army officers visor. Quality tailor made Army (HEER) officer visor, Black piped for Pioneer troops. Again, a quality made visor, this is top of the line for caps! The Wool is a top quality cross between Moleskin and a Gaberdine. High peak, has the Army eagle to front and has the Alumnium wreath and cockade. Silver bullion wire chin cord. Darkgreen capband. Cap has a quality liner, in Pale Yellow silk, the sweatshield is missing. Full Tan leather sweatband, behind the band is a cut strip of cardboard, not the usually spong, but its original to the cap. Nice Black bill, Tan underside. Cap shows light use, and two small nips to the underside Black piping under the back, hard to see. This cap is also a lagre size 59! As far as visors go, top tailor made caps are much harder to find these days.
German WWII Winter fur cap. This is the Winter worn fur cap based on the M43 body. Dark Real rabbit fur front flap and sides which fold down over the ears. The main body is Green wool of the M43. The front has the Army (HEER) cap eagle, same as worn on the visor. Both sides that fold down have the tie string to hold them up. Cap is in worn shape, this cap is a true combat worn fur cap!! Most I see are unissued, rarely have I seen on thats been truely worn in the field. The liner is padded and shows use and of course the German Hair grease stains. Cannot read markings as there too faded. No mothing or damage just honest wear. Fur is great and not coming off, a unique cap that was worn in combat!
German WWII Afrika Korps M40 cap. Mint and unissued, this cap came to us folded flat inside a pair of German Tropical trousers. Its unissued, never worn and is the Tropical first model M40 field cap. Made of Olive green tropical twill material, it has the standard DAK eagle on front, machine sewn on top and hand sewn around. The cockade is also machine sewn. next is the Green soutache for Panzer grenadier troops. Its also machine sewn onto the cap and folds under the bill. This cap has bare steel grommets, there not painted and do not appear to have been ever painted. They have extremely light corrision to the insides, but very light. The liner is typical red cloth, and is maker stamped and dated 1941 size 57. This cap has not seen the light of day in a long time, and looks it. Very rare to find unissued!
German Army Crusher Visor Cap. This is the Calvary piped Crusher cap worn by Baron Von Freytag-Loringhoven, and was part of the July 20th plot to kill Hitler Grouping for sale elsewhere on this site. This is a standard Crusher visor, and most all crushers are very rare, this ones piped in Dark Yellow for Calvary or Recon troops, and was worn in the field by Loringhoven. The cap shows wear and use and has that "Been there" look. Its still clean but has a tiny moth hole on the back underside or overhang back of the visor, its hard to see. Theres some slight damage to the crown piping on one side, about 3/4 inch, thats it, looks more like a snag to the piping.
This is a light weight cap fine quality smooth wool, darkgreen capband has the silver wire woven wreath and cockade, as well as the Flatwire silver eagle as well, the insignia is original to this cap as were all his other caps and uniforms in the grouping. Has the leather soft bill to the front and it shows cracking to the finish and wear/use. The liner is a off yellow material, and has the typical staining from wear. The sweatband is light brown and has a seperation on one side and a slight tear to the other, vented to the front. Its been well worn by him!
What sets this crusher apart from others is this cap was worn in the field by him and has a historical backround.
An ultra rare Kreigsmarine offficers visor cap for Adminstration officers. This ones a set, and comes with the blue topped visor and main body, the optional white topped cover, and the original round box that the cap came in. This is a RARE set! The cap has silver insignia, first the Alum eagle and the Silver bullion wire wreath, finished with the silver chincord. This is a Double ErEL cap, by the famous maker, and is even named to the officer with his address! You wont find another like it!
A really nice quality Luftwaffe NCO/Enlisted ranks visor cap. Well made and in excellent shape, no mothing. Has yellow piping for Flight troops. Matching Aluminum Eagle and wreath to front. Black chin cord.
Liner is a Pumkin color, cloth with a Mint tan leather sweatband. Has the remains of the foam underneath. Liner has full sweatdiamond with gilt makers label and size stamp 56 on it, under the Tan sweatband is a stamp as well. Really nice and excellent condition!