Lot 4348

A shako for officers of the machine gun departments

International Orders & Military Collectibles | A89m | Live auction | 454 Lots

Description

Private purchase piece, the leather skull covered with fine hunter-green cloth (large moth holes), the top, visors and edge trim lacquered in brown, fine leather lining with silk rep. Line eagle with frosted gold plating and openwork crown, flat golden chinscales on rosette pins, imperial cockade and Prussian field insignia in officer’s version. Size approx. 57. Rare cap with traces of age and wear.

Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 454 lots and starts on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4454. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.