Bahnschutzpolizei Officer Overseas Hat

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Bahnschutzpolizei Officer Overseas Hat

Price: $650.00

Item #GHG-008


Bahnschutzpolizei Officer Overseas Hat
"Railway Police". Hat is made of a light grey blue smooth wip cord wool and is the 1937 pattern. Has silver aluminum wire piping around top edge and down the front and back, the piping around fold is a little different and believe it was added in 1942 when they change the location of the piping, on the NCO/EM they moved from top edge to around the fold. Has silver aluminum wire soutache machine sewn to front with bevo weave silver flat wire cockade, eagle is also silver flat wire pattern on blue grey, both eagle and cockade are hand sewn to the hat. The inside is lined with a grey silk rayon material and has the half-moon sweat band sewn in the front, this is made of thick paper with grey finish. The inside show heavy wear from hair oil and can no longer see any marking, but cap looks about size 56. The outside of the cap shows some wear but it is just normal field type wear. Overall nice quality prewar cap. Exc. + $650.00 Very RARE