Headgear

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1851 PATTERN SHAKO FOR OHIO STATE ARTILLERY

1851 PATTERN SHAKO FOR OHIO STATE ARTILLERY

Pattern 1851 shakos are sporadically encountered but it is not often that one like this comes up for sale. This particular shako is for a State of Ohio artillery unit. The shako is of the usual… (161-08). Learn More »

$7,950.00
Originally $9,500.00

COMPLETE WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER’S CAMPAIGN HAT

COMPLETE WORLD WAR ONE OFFICER’S CAMPAIGN HAT

Typical Montana peaked OD green campaign hat from the First World War. Hat is in good condition. Exterior has no holes and exhibits 5 rows of parallel stitching on the edge of the brim. Base of the… (172-5414). Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN SINGLE DECAL LUFTWAFFE HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN SINGLE DECAL LUFTWAFFE HELMET

Helmet is the Model 1942 with unrolled edge and impressed air vents. Helmet is painted a dark gray color. The left side has the Luftwaffe decal of which 70% remains with a bit of scraping throughout… (918-71). Learn More »

LEWISBURG ZOUAVES KEPI MADE BY JOHN M. TAYLOR OF LEWISBURG

LEWISBURG ZOUAVES KEPI MADE BY JOHN M. TAYLOR OF LEWISBURG

John M. Taylor set himself up in the hat, cap and fur business in Lewisburg, PA, in 1869. His first advertisement in the local paper was that March, and he is on the list of licensed vendors in Union… (33-266). Learn More »

$895.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1940 SINGLE DECAL GERMAN ARMY HELMET

MODEL 1940 SINGLE DECAL GERMAN ARMY HELMET

The M1940 helmet was produced out of improved manganese-silicon steel through a process of hot stamping the metal.  The edges of the helmet were rolled under creating a smooth edge around the… (1061-42). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN FIRE POLICE HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN FIRE POLICE HELMET

This M34 "square dip" style helmet is of stamped aluminum construction and retains almost all of its original black satin finish paint. The left side of the helmet has a silver bordered, black police… (1061-43). Learn More »

$325.00
ON HOLD

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

CONFEDERATE INFANTRY OFFICER’S KEPI IN FANTASTIC CONDITION

This extremely rare item is in excellent museum quality condition and is one of the nicest pieces of Confederate headgear we have seen in quite some time. This cap is well made. The cloth is of a fine… (M26294). Learn More »

$22,500.00
ON HOLD

SIXTH ARMY CORPS STAFF OFFICER’S CHASSEUR STYLE KEPI WITH CORPS BADGE

SIXTH ARMY CORPS STAFF OFFICER’S CHASSEUR STYLE KEPI WITH CORPS BADGE

In excellent condition, this wartime staff officer’s cap is the low-crowned chasseur style favored by many officers for its rather natty appearance. Made of medium blue wool that preserves its nap,… (33-261). Learn More »

VETERAN’S HAT FROM THE SECOND DIVISION, SECOND ARMY CORPS

VETERAN’S HAT FROM THE SECOND DIVISION, SECOND ARMY CORPS

This Civil War veteran’s slouch hat has the remnants of a white Second Army Corps badge on its left side. The badge is represented mostly by its white cardboard backing, which is still sewn to the… (172-5342). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

MODEL 1881 CAVALRY HELMET

MODEL 1881 CAVALRY HELMET

Black felt helmet with yellow plume. The body of this helmet is in excellent condition with no cracks or creases. The exterior is clean. There is black leather trim running around the bottom edge.… (953-34). Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $550.00

McDOWELL PATTERN ARTILLERY OFFICER’S FORAGE CAP

McDOWELL PATTERN ARTILLERY OFFICER’S FORAGE CAP

Popularized by General McDowell, this pattern of forage was characterized by its tall body and its curved, downturned visor.  The cap is 5 ½” tall; the interior opening measures 7 ¾” in length… (33-269). Learn More »

WONDERFUL FIELD-WORN IDENTIFIED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT: RINGGOLD LIGHT ARTILLERY AND ERMANTROUT’S BATTERY OF PENNSYLVANIA INDEPENDENT LIGHT ARTILLERY

WONDERFUL FIELD-WORN IDENTIFIED ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT: RINGGOLD LIGHT ARTILLERY AND ERMANTROUT’S BATTERY OF PENNSYLVANIA INDEPENDENT LIGHT ARTILLERY

Real Civil War slouch hats have always been hard to find. Of those that survived many are full dress affairs that had no practical use after the war. This one is a rare survivor, showing wear and use… (33-270). Learn More »

C1850-60 SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO HENRY K. WHITE, 71ST NEW YORK STATE MILITIA, AND LATER OWNER OF H. K. WHITE MILITARY GOODS

C1850-60 SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO HENRY K. WHITE, 71ST NEW YORK STATE MILITIA, AND LATER OWNER OF H. K. WHITE MILITARY GOODS

A beautiful example of the headgear worn up to the outbreak of the American Civil War. The body is paste board covered in a very high quality dark blue wool and measures approx. 7” tall. The crown… (33-273). Learn More »

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

The label pasted to the underside of the shako reads, “F. DEEC(KEN) MANUFACTURER & DEALER IN MILITARY GOODS No. 243 BOWERY” gives us an exact date of 1859-60 according to the Directory of… (33-272). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY OFFICER’S INSIGNIA

Brass false embroidered hunting horn insignia attached to an oval velvet covered tin base. Horn has some verdigris and dark patina along edges. Brass twisted wire border also with some verdigris.… (33-449). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S HARDEE HAT INSIGNIA

CIVIL WAR OFFICER’S HARDEE HAT INSIGNIA

Oval with wingspread eagle executed in gold sequins and bullion. Bullion stars & rays above. Background appears to be a dark blue velvet. Some age wear to velvet, twisted wire border intact.… (33-351). Learn More »

MAGNIFICENT UNION OFFICER’S CAMPAIGN HAT

MAGNIFICENT UNION OFFICER’S CAMPAIGN HAT

Black fore & aft creased slouch hat, with 3.5” brim & cloth trimmed rim. Plus bullion infantry insignia, and bullion chord w/bulb tassels. Topped with spectacular black feather plume.  Plus… (470-13). Learn More »

$7,000.00
Originally $7,500.00

WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

This article of uniform clothing is an original, Civil War example of headgear manufactured in the Confederacy and presented here in wonderful, original intact condition. The period artifact is a… (526-68). Learn More »

$6,500.00
Originally $8,500.00

PATTERN 1859 US MARINE CORP ENLISTED MAN’S DRESS SHAKO

PATTERN 1859 US MARINE CORP ENLISTED MAN’S DRESS SHAKO

Shako exhibits the 1861 pattern gilt plaited, brass die stamped insignia of the Union shield with the letter “M” mounted within a false embroidered stamped brass infantry horn. The shield is… (33-168). Learn More »

US M1872 INFANTRY OFFICER SHAKO

US M1872 INFANTRY OFFICER SHAKO

Inner crown maker-mark: “Schuyler Hartey & Graham/ Maiden Lane/ New York.” Of dark blue felt with golden piping, spread eagle insignia above Infantry horn insignia with company letter “C”,… (626-10). Learn More »


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M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

US Revenue Cutter Service Sword, Model 1834, also referred to as US Revenue Marine. Manufactured 1834-62. A scarce sword made for officers of the United States Revenue Cutter Service or Revenue Marines. This was a small but prestigious branch of our… (870-37). Learn More »

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