WWI German Zeppelin Commanders Cap - Aged
This is a reproduction of a German WW1 Imperial Navy Schirmütze used by the Navy during the Great War. Showing ageing, usage markings, discoloration, tarnish and wear, as worn by a Zeppelin Commander.
- Museums and Displays
- Navy/Airship Collectors
- Films and Plays
- Presentations & Gift
- Zeppelin & Aircraft Collectors
It is 100% reproduction and is made of fine quality doeskin wool with mohair cap band in dark navy blue and features the wreath and cockade with Imperial crown in hand-embroidered gold bullion. Notice the green Verdigris on the badge, beautifully adding to its age.
It has ersatz leather sweatband, leather chin strap with gold anchor buttons and a Vulkanfibre peak.
During WW1, the German military made extensive use of Zeppelins as bombers and as scouts, resulting in over 500 deaths in bombing raids in the United Kingdom.
Display it in your woman/man cave, in your fishing shop, in your study or office, makes a great talking piece!
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