HITLER YOUTH PEAK CAP, VERY EARLY EXAMPLE.
This model cap was worn by Hitler Youth NCO's and junior officers and dates from 1934 / 1937 period. Early looking cap which is typical of hats from this period, black visor with brown top, brown center band and with red piping for Oberbann 1. Complete with HJ enamel diamond, early style eagle and leather chin strap which is held in place by two side buttons. The interior of the hat features brown oil cloth lining with plain celluloid diamond with owners name tag, the brown leather sweat band is complete and has one old split, under the sweat band is an early style large HJ RZM tag. The size of the hat is about a 55 or there abouts. This hat was originally from the Phillip Baker collection the author of the the Hitler youth books, Youth Led by Youth.[Condition: Exc++]