WW2 German Army Panzer Officer Visor Cap Otto Carius- Aged
This is a reproduction aged, Alter Art style cap for the Panzer Officer Otto Carius. The maker is EREL and has a makers marks in the crown. The cap, eagle and wreath are all reproduction.
- cap & hat collectors
- ww2 German collectors
- display in office or vehicle
- films, displays and museums
- comparison against original caps
Otto Carius was one of the leading WW2 German tank aces in the Wehrmacht during World War 2. He served in the Eastern Front as a tank commander and in the west during the battle of Remagen. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and credited with 150+ enemy tanks destroyed.
The wreath and eagle are made from aluminium bullion. It has a leather peak and leather sweatband. It is all aged up to look 70+ years old.
All suitable aged up to give it authentic used and worn look, original versions go for about £1500 upwards if you can find one for sale!