Army General’s "Crusher" Visor Hat

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Army General’s "Crusher" Visor Hat

Price: $5000.00

Item #GHG-001


Army General’s "Crusher" Visor Hat
Hat is made of smooth grey green doe skin type wool with gold bullion wire around top edge and around the dark green wool band. Wreath is hand embroidered in gold bullion wire on dark green with metal cockade, eagle is made of zinc and the gold finish is only about 65 to 70%, the chin strap is made of gold bullion wire. The wreath and the chinstrap and piping have some tarnish to the gold wire. The black fiber visor is late wartime quality, hat maybe made after 1943 as it has gold insignia, before 1943 they had silver insignia. The inside is lined with light silver grey silk type material, the plastic sweat diamond is missing, the brown leather sweat band is nice quality with black velvet sewn around top edge, has no size markings but looks about size 55/56. Overall hat shows field wear and some age, has some very minor moth tracks on top but no holes. Inside has some hair oil stains with some normal field wear. Hat has very soft inside band . Overall nice looking hat with some light age and wear. Exc. + $5000.00 RARE