Army Artillery Knights Cross / German Cross Winner "Major Alfred Picht" Visor Hat

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Army Artillery Knights Cross / German Cross Winner "Major Alfred Picht" Visor Hat

Price: $1200.00

Item #GHG-004


Army Artillery Knights Cross / German Cross Winner "Major Alfred Picht" Visor Hat
Nice quality hat with top made of grey green doe skin type wool with red wool piping around edge. Band is made of dark green wool and is piped in red. Eagle and wreath are hand embroidered in silver aluminum bullion wire on dark green, eagle is nice but wreath has some oxidation to the wire, the chinstrap is made of grey celleon cord, visor is the standard black fiber type. The inside is lined with light grey silk rayon material with plastic sweat diamond with maker printed in silver print, has paper tag in name slot with owners name in ink or pencil. The sweat band is made of the heavy paper type with dark grey color, sweat band is all there but shows wartime field wear with some age and some tears in the paper. Hat looks about size 55/56. Outside of the hat is very nice with nice crush type look to the peak of the hat with nice thick red piping. Hat come with typed letter that states the cap was purchased direct from family dated 2.4.79 with list of his awards and date of his death, see “Multi-View” for close up. Overall hat is very nice with some wartime field wear and age. Exc. + $1200.00 RARE