POLITICAL LEADERS PEAK CAP 1939 MODEL, GAU LEVEL.
This is a very rare example of a red piped political leaders peak cap which was worn only by the Gauleiter (county leader) and his personal staff and this example is is in near mint condition. Fine looking hat with brown top, dark brown velvet center band and red piping for Gau level of political leadership. Complete with gilt metal eagle and matching cockade, the gold chin cords are held in place by two small gold buttons. The interior of the hat features a pale gold artificial silk lining which shows some slight sweat staining but no damage and it is complete with a plain celluloid diamond, the sweat band is in perfect condition and it is complete with RZM issue tag. A beautiful looking hat in exceptional condition and which is a joy to own. [Condition: Exc++]