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Title 1908 pattern officer's picklehaube cover
Nationality German
Period c 1908
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This is the peace time manoeuvre cover introduced in 1908 in order to distinguish friend from foe on manoeuvres, hence the red band (it is reversible). The basic colour is khaki shot through with a reed green element in the linen. This is distinct from the war time version which had no red band, therefore relatively rare.

The condition is excellent, near enough ex-factory.

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[Militaria : Headdress : German : 20th Century]

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bayonet arrived safely, I'm very happy with it

C B, UK, 02.09.2015

Good news, my friend, the boot knife has arrived safe and sound. This example will more than fill my collection need.

R M, USA, 01.05.2008

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