Lot 5535

A visor cap of a high functionary in the Ministry of Colonies, before 1946

Orders & Military Collectibles from 1919 onwards | A92r | Live auction | 693 Lots

Description

Fine dark blue fabric, the hatband richly decorated with gold embroidery and sequins. The obverse featuring the crowned, gold embroidered eagle emblem on black cloth. Chinstrap attached to gold eagle buttons and black lacquered leather visor (heat damage). Brown leather sweatband with gold embossed inscriptions "G. Lanizza & C.", "Beaver Light Weight", and "Fabrizi Roma", quilted black silk lining. Partially slightly damaged, signs of age and wear.
Very rare and well preserved.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5696. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).