Headgear

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OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT

OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT

This slouch hat has great early characteristics. The brim is bound, a good 2 ¾ inches wide, and the sweatband is a wonderfully tall 4 inches. It is set up as a rather dashing hat with the left and… (2020-109). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

IDENTIFIED MILITIA OFFICER’S CHAPEAU-DE-BRAS WITH ORIGINAL BOX BY JOHN MAYELL, ALBANY, Ca 1835-1840

The bicorn, cocked hat, had come into military fashion shortly before 1800. Through the 1820s it tended to be of short or medium height, but sprouted considerably taller in the U.S. Army regulations… (2020-108). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY FIGHT HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY FIGHT HELMET

Helmet is made of a green nylon material with black rubber earpieces for radio receivers. The body of the exterior is in nice condition and free of any damage. The back of the helmet has three green… (224-203). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO US ARMY AIR FORCE A-11 FLIGHT HELMET

WORLD WAR TWO US ARMY AIR FORCE A-11 FLIGHT HELMET

Helmet is made of dark brown leather with black rubber earpieces for radio receivers. The body of the exterior is in nice condition and free of any damage other than light signs of use such as minor… (150-290). Learn More »

WW2 GERMAN SSK 90 LUFTWAFFE PILOT HELMET SHELL

WW2 GERMAN SSK 90 LUFTWAFFE PILOT HELMET SHELL

Throughout World War Two the Luftwaffe experimented with various crash/flack helmets to protect pilots and aircrews. Siemens manufactured the SSK 90. The helmet was issued to aircrew members, but due… (873-37). Learn More »

RARE U-29 CAP FOR SAILOR WWI U-BOAT ACE’S CREW

RARE U-29 CAP FOR SAILOR WWI U-BOAT ACE’S CREW

Exceptional and very rare German Imperial Navy (Kaiserliche Marine) enlisted winter uniform cap for a sailor assigned to U-29.  The cap (mütze) is in excellent condition with little obvious wear. … (2020-107). Learn More »

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 »

$17,500.00
Originally $22,500.00
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 »

$565.00
Originally $625.00

1880’S TIN FOR A SPIKED HELMET

1880’S TIN FOR A SPIKED HELMET

Japanned tin is pyramidal in shape and is meant for storing the plumed helmet worn by officers and enlisted men from 1872 through the 1890’s. The tin meas. approx. 10.75 inches across the bottom by… (142-65). Learn More »

U.S. MODEL 1881 SPIKED INFANTRY HELMET

U.S. MODEL 1881 SPIKED INFANTRY HELMET

In 1881 the U.S. army adopted a British-style spiked helmet for foot troops. This example shows very well. Like pretty much every one on the market, it was assembled from original surplus parts at… (1022-39). Learn More »

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

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 »

$5,500.00
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 »

$6,500.00
ON HOLD

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 »

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

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 »

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH LINER

MODEL 1916 WORLD WAR ONE GERMAN HELMET WITH LINER

The exterior of this helmet is painted a dark green and has several small indentations on the crown. Approx. 65% of the paint remains on the exterior the rest having a nice dark patina. Both of the… (980-31). Learn More »

M1889 SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ERA CAMPAIGN HAT

M1889 SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ERA CAMPAIGN HAT

Ca. 1898-1900 Regulation "Snowflake" side vents, with standard three rows of stitching around outer brim. Also has the standard one inch brown ribbon with left side bow, with non-regulation stamp… (169-110). Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $2,250.00


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FRAMED HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH BOWIE KNIFE & REVOLVER

This is a period tintype copy of an unidentified Confederate soldier proudly displaying his bowie knife and revolver. He is wearing a shell jacket and kepi. The brass buttons and guard of the knife have been highlighted in gold by the photographer.… (846-106). Learn More »

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