Lot 4044

A czapka M 1886 for officers in the Royal Bavarian 1st Uhlan Regiment "Kaiser Wilhelm II, King of Prussia", circa 1910

The Van Bosstraeten Collection | A92h | Live auction | 423 Lots

Hammer price € 10,500

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Description

Black lacquered leather skull, screw-mounted czapka plate of gilt non-ferrous metal, convex leather-lined chinscales on push-through rosettes, officer's field insignia of silver bullion cord and light blue velvet, officer's cockade of lacquered sheet iron. Crimson neck, round silver cord with blue stripes for officers. Ochre silk rep lining, ochre leather sweatband of substitute material, old size number "56" on the inside. In helmet case (leather straps partially incomplete). White-blue buffalo plume with storage case, field grey and white camouflage cover and small cardboard box (label from Geissler & Hast). Partially slightly damaged. Very are and exceptionally well preserved.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3 pm (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4427. 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).