German WWII Army (HEER) Pith helmet. This ones close to mint and the only thing that keeps it from being mint is in the sweatband, where its normally stamped "Made in Germany" its been removed. MINT, second model pith helmet with green top in felt, green leather edging and a MINT green leather chin strap. Has both it's original shields, both look as new! The liner is the Red pressed form, and is MINT, Tan leather sweatband is perfect and has the makers stamped on it. Under the sweatband its perfectly stamped and dated 1942. You wont find better, and there are unissued ones out there, but not this nice! Size stamped inside as well 57. It's fantastic!
German WWII Luftwaffe officers White topped visor cap. Summer worn visor cap for the Luftwaffe, the top is made of a "Waffle" pattern cotton material and is removeable for cleaning. The capband is Black mohair material and the base is Luftwaffe bluegray wool. On the front is a White based silver bullion wire weave cap eagle with is pinned on so as to be removeable. The cap wreath is Silver bullion wire weave on a BlueGray base. It has a silver capcord. The bill is a softer bill then normal visor, but is not made of leather. Inside the liner has a Tan/Brown wide sweatband which is vented. There is no liner is the summer caps. Nice cap shows very light use. Size is about a 58.
German WWII Army (HEER) officers M38 cap. This is an early cap, and is made for quality Doeskin soft wool. Cap is piped in Silver wire piping on the top and the scallops. On the front is the officers version of the Army Cap eagle, silver bullion wire weave or BeVo. The cap rondel is a 3-D version and is a standout type. The soutache is White for Infantry troops. Side painted vents. The liner is a PaleGreen ribbed material, which shows some stains from wear. There is a partial Leather sweatband in the front. Cap shows wear and use, one repair to the side, but overall a nice cap. Size is stamped 58.
German WWII Luftwaffe Ranks visor cap. Made of a Blue/Gray wool, the cap has Light Brown piping for Signals toops. On the front is an Aluminium eagle and wreath. A Black chinstrap as well. Black visor or bill. Inside the cap has a Gray sweatband with breathing holes to the front in a desgin. The liner is a Gray silk material and has a large sweatdiamond in the center, the diamond is torn and a section is missing, but you can just read the makers name and markings on it. Cap is a small size, about 56-57. Cap shows use and wear, it's not mint. There's some staining to one side of the piping, this may clean off. It's not an issue piece it's a tailor made cap. Sweatband has a few small imperfections.
German WWII Army (HEER) M42 Field cap. This cap is in unissued condition and does not appear to be ever worn. Early style M42 is made of the better quality early wool with the Tan cotton twill liner. Cap has two Green/Gray painted pebbled buttons to the front. Has the rarer "T" style Army Eagle and cocakde handsewn on. Green painted vents to either side. Fold down flaps to either side. Liner is a Tan/Gray cotton twill material and has the makers name"lago-Berlin 60 M42". This is a hard to find LARGE size at "60". Nice cap.
German WWII M38 officers overseas cap. This one has the soutache for Panzer and is pink in color. This cap is a field worn veteran! Fine moleskin wool cap, it does show moth tracks on both sides. Silver bullion wire piping to the crown and the scallops, the piping also shows wear. On the front is a BeVo Officers version of the cap eagle and a nice 3D style cockade. Liner is a faded Tan twill cotton and has the front leather sweatband. No markings inside. This is a true field worn cap and saw action somewhere!
German WWII unissued Afrika Korps overseas cap. Unissued example and not worn. Olive cotton twill material, has Light Brown painted side vents. On the front machine sewn Tropical eagle and cockade. Liner is red cotton material and is well stamped "842 HANS BRANDT MUTZENFABRIK MAGDEBERG-M RITTERSTRASSE 12-15". Size is stamped 58. Mint and unissued, a true Afrika Korps cap!
German Pre-war officers visor cap. This one a bit rare to find, the early 36-37 visor caps. This cap is Black piped for Pioneer troops. Early and very high quality made cap. Fine doeskin wool, has the lighter Green capband used on the early visors. Very shinny Black bill, cap has the early Small Whermacht Eagle and small cap wreath both in Aluminium. Has the silver bullion wire capcords. This cap shows very light use and is in very nice shape, the only thing that takes a bit away is some moth tracks to the top, please see the photo of the top. No moth holes, just tracks on the top only. Full silk liner in a pale Yellow, ribbed material, it has the full sweatdiamond and its excelent with the stamp; "Stirndruckfrei Deutsches Reichspatent". It has a wide light tan leather sweatband with air holes in a pattern in the front. Under the band its stamped "57" for the size.
German WWII Kriegsmarine coastal artillery visor cap. Unissued and close to mint conidtion, this is a rare visor to find. Medium Green wool body has the Darker Green piping to crown and capband, Darker Green cap band. Black visor or bill with edging. The insignia is Gilt eagle and matching finish wreath with the 3D cockade. Black chincord with the buckle and Gilt side anchor KM buttons. No mothing or damage to the wool, its in unissued condition. The liner is excellent, Yellowish lightweight cloth liner inside with a Brown sweatband, the band has some wear only from age, not from use. Has a mint cellioud sweatdiamond in the center, no damage. The back of the sweatband has a few loose stiches where it meets. This cap is close to mint and was never worn. Size is about a 57.
German WWII Army Administration officers visor cap. This one's a "Double EreL" visor cap so its top quality. The body or top is made from a fine quality Doeskin or Moleskin wool, best of the best. The Dark Green capband has three moth holes near the capcord button and thats all the damage. The cap shows normal use and is in very good condition. On the front is the Army eagle in Aluminium, and a Silver bullion wire wreath with a metal cockade. The cockade is also vented from the inside. Silver bullion capcord. The liner is a Golden color, silk material and has the sweatdiamond which is 100% intact, and stamped EreL, Offizier Kleiderkasse BERLIN. The best part is the name tag, original to the cap, with full details to the man's name and Admin rank!!!!! Tan leather sweatband is also EreL stamped, hence the "Double EreL" marked. Cap is a large size at 59-60. This is the best of the best you could buy back then, and has all the features on it of a top quality made visor!
German WWII Kriegsmarine Foul weather cap. Mint and unissued, this is the rubberized cap worn by U-boat sailors and surface fleet sailors. Never issued, this cap is a Tan color rubberized material, with two cotton ties strings and the bottom. Inside it is WELL stamped. Has the German eagle and Waa inspectors stamp, then the size at 60 which is a large hat size! Next is the maker WILLY SPRENGPFEIL MUTZENFABRIK HAMBURG 19 Dated 1940. This ones hard to upgrade and is still soft.
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 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!