Bavarian Infantry Officers Pickelhaube
Here is WWI period officers Pickelhaube from a Bavarian line-Infantry Regiment. The helmets typical leather body is in overall very fine condition, without any major dents, or imperfections; metal fittings (cruciform, chin scales, wappen, spike) are all in gilded brass, indicating an early (or possible pre-War manufacture), and gilt is over 95% present on the fittings, exhibiting moderate wear, and without any major issues. Pickelhaube has correct kokarden on the sides, blue/white Bavarian State (kokarden and Reichs (black/red/white). Interior of the Pickelhaube is in very fine condition, exhibiting moderate use, and there are no major issues or imperfections to interior; it has a correct brown leather sweatband, marked L 3 on the inside; all the metal hardware securing metal fittings are present and period; interior does not have any liner. Overall nice Officers Pickelhaube exhibiting moderate use, in very fine condition.