~ WW2 German Luftwaffe Flak Section NCO’s Peaked Cap ~
The cap is black wool with red piping to the crown and bordering the central band. The metal Luftwaffe eagle & cockade are attached to the front. The original black NCO type chinstrap is supported by two side buttons. The interior of the cap has the original leather sweatband, the interior lining still retaining the celluloid diamond printed with the details “Adler Marke, Deutsches Qualitats, Freeugnis, Stimdruckfrel”.
~ Dimensions ~
The cap has a diameter of 11 inches (27.9 cm) & an inner diameter of 7.5 inches (19.1 cm). It has a height of 6.5 inches (16.5 cm) & weighs 273 g.
~ Condition ~
The exterior cap is in excellent condition. There is some minor scuffing to the leather peak but the cap remains in otherwise good order. The interior lining has some staining and maker’s details on the celluloid diamond are worn though still remain visible. The sweatband shows heavy surface wear.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £12 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.