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WWII Nazi German Officers M40 Panzer Grenadier Tropical Field Cap Tropeneinheitsfeldmütze M40
Item #: FRJ151
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Ribbed olive/khaki cotton twill construction cap features, dual-ply, stitched down side and back panels with a gently scalloped downward slope to the front center with silver/gray piping. The cap has 2 ventilation grommets to each side positioned just below the outer edge of the crown seam. The top center seam is correctly stitched right through the interior liner for added strength. The front center of the cap has a machine woven national eagle in flat wire threads on a cut-out, woven green rayon base. The front center of the dual-ply, downward sloping scalloped panel has a machine woven flat wire national tri-color cockade on a woven green diamond shaped rayon base. The cockade is flanked by a lime green rayon waffenfarbe soutache in an inverted "V" pattern. The soutache is applied in the proper manner being machine stitched in place and inserted through small puncture holes at the seam near the bottom edge of the cap. Both the eagle and the cockade are original stitching to the cap. The cap has an extended, cotton twill covered, forward visor with an internal cardboard stiffener. The visor has a subtly raised lip to the top of the forward edge and dual rows of reinforcement stitching to the bottom of the forward edge. The interior of the cap is fully lined in light weight red cotton. Cap is maker marked Alfred Valet Mutzenfabrik Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt, size marked 59 and is dated for 42.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Your Price $3,200.00 USD