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ARMY GENERALS PEAKED CAP BELONGING TO GENERAL KARL GRAF.
A superb high quality Generals peaked with good high front. The top of the hat is constructed in very high quality wool with dark green center band and gold bullion Generals piping. The hat is complete with Generals gilt cap cord which are secured in place by two gilt metal buttons, fine quality gilt metal eagle and cockade. The interior of the cap features a pale cream silk lining with celluloid patch with large attractive maker logo, under the celluloid patch is a paper insert with the original owners name, K.Graf. Brown leather sweat band is in perfect condition showing just light wear. The Generals hat comes with some research but i am sure much more could be discovered, Karl Graf was born in 1883, he joined the Germany army and by 1939 he was a Major, by 1944 he had achieved the rank of Generalleuntant and was serving as the commander of Infantry Regiment 367 which was originally based in Munich, he survived the war and died in 1948.The hat comes from an advanced old collection based in England. [Condition: Near Mint]