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by kuerassier
Sat Jun 06, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Kurassier Pallasch with captured French blade
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: Kurassier Pallasch with captured French blade

not only the blade, the whole Pallasch is French. Captured 1870/71
by kuerassier
Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: GdC or GKR with parade eagle.
Replies: 6
Views: 709

Re: GdC or GKR with parade eagle.

Both GKR. The barracks of the Regiment are close to the Friesenstrasse.
by kuerassier
Mon Apr 06, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Kurassier Regt. Von Seydlitz N°7
Replies: 4
Views: 555

Re: Kurassier Regt. Von Seydlitz N°7

KAGGR#1 wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:20 pm
I have the Standarte for K R 7 ( removed from the pole )
Steve
really, you can show photos of it?
by kuerassier
Mon Jan 08, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Pickelhaube and Imperial German Reference Books
Topic: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale
Replies: 9
Views: 3140

Re: Verlag Militaria: Die deutschen Generale

Anyone owns this fine book? In English or in German. Many pics of the Kaiser's "collection" in Huis Doorn in the Netherlands. Kept hidden. Never on display!! A shame.... :-? Francis I own this book, Never on display is not right. Last year i took these pictures on the living history weekend. Only t...
by kuerassier
Tue Jul 05, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Sword Identification Help
Replies: 10
Views: 4185

Re: Sword Identification Help

It is M1852/79 Kavalerie sabre but not for officer's. It is the one for enlisted men, private purchaised. Train battaillon.The differens to officer is Drahtwicklung. Don’t know how that is called in english.
Never used by Kurassier.
by kuerassier
Mon Jun 20, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809
Replies: 56
Views: 21649

Re: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809

Kabinetts-Order vom 23. Oktober 1808 Zitat: V. Offiziere der Regimenter. B. Kavallerie. 1. Der Helm für die Offiziere der Kürassiere ist schwarz lackiert, das Blech vergoldet, an der linken Seite die Kokarde schwarz und weiß, und zur Bedeckung ein Kamm von schwarzem Roßhaar. Kabinets-Ordre an den Di...
by kuerassier
Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:57 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809
Replies: 56
Views: 21649

Re: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809

KAGGR#1 wrote:So John ;


Years ago there was a collector in Germany
who only collected Kurassiere helmets and related items

Steve
This was Georg Petschke. His writings are the Best Source for Early helmets.
by kuerassier
Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:47 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809
Replies: 56
Views: 21649

Re: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809

The painting shows russian cuirassiers. Only one prussian Regiment had black cuirasses. The Garde du Corps and only for the spring parade.
by kuerassier
Sun Jun 19, 2016 3:17 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809
Replies: 56
Views: 21649

Re: Prussian Line Cuirassier EM Model 1809

A wonderfull helmet. I search myself for such one. Officers helmet or enlisted man's helmet? A gilded front plate and the Kokarde made of silk, instead of wool, are the things make the difference. So your helmet and Dragoner08`s also, are officers helmets. Something to these helmets in german: Der K...
by kuerassier
Sun Feb 21, 2016 3:12 am
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 7
Views: 3819

Re: Hello from Germany

Willkommen Gunnar.
by kuerassier
Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:21 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Leib-Kurassier Mannschaft
Replies: 26
Views: 11008

Re: Lieb-Kurassier Mannschaft

Very nice indeed! This is on my 'want but will never find' list. :wink: My cousin lives in Wroclaw (Breslau). Next time we go, I'll ask her if the Kasserne is still standing (Wroclaw was knocked on it's butt during WWII like most Polish cities). It will be fun to go back to the home of the 1st K. :...
by kuerassier
Mon Mar 24, 2014 10:47 am
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS B Loree Filz JzP
Replies: 91
Views: 42080

Re: SOS B Loree Filz JzP

If from belgian, then only from a private Museum. A Museum like Sanctuary Wood Museum (Hill 62). I remember a lot of fakes in the exibition and many put together helmets.
by kuerassier
Mon Mar 10, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS B Loree Filz JzP
Replies: 91
Views: 42080

Re: SOS B Loree Filz JzP

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by kuerassier
Mon Mar 10, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS B Loree Filz JzP
Replies: 91
Views: 42080

Re: SOS B Loree Filz JzP

the same helmet was on sale 2006 http://www.milshop.de" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; http://img5.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/pic159tsm4ygo.jpg http://img5.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/pic17dn6arfv92.jpg http://img5.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/pic261dzf43g7w.jpg http://img5.fotos-hoch...
by kuerassier
Mon Mar 11, 2013 7:16 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pelzmutze Authentic?????
Replies: 7
Views: 1485

Re: Pelzmutze Authentic?????

http://www.ebay.de/itm/Husaren-Pelzmutz ... 3a7f3cfbd0" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by kuerassier
Mon Oct 08, 2012 2:27 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Preußisches Husaren Regiment n. 3 Von Zeiten
Replies: 21
Views: 8571

Re: Preußisches Husaren Regiment n. 3 Von Zeiten

Very nice items.
But the name of the regiment was :
Husaren-Regiment „von Zieten“ (Brandenburgisches) Nr. 3
by kuerassier
Mon Jul 09, 2012 3:51 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Husaren-Busby
Replies: 1
Views: 1878

Husaren-Busby

What do you thing about this Husaren-busby? My first thought was made beetween the wars for a veteran. But now i found the maker in two address books from 1897 and 1906. http://img5.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/15jloydc34b.jpg http://img5.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/2731yed2rct.jpg http://img5.fotos-...
by kuerassier
Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:52 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Who makes replica feldgrau attilas?
Replies: 4
Views: 2858

Re: Who makes replica feldgrau attilas?

abzeichen wrote:Have you tried Der Bunte Rock?

http://www.derbunterock.de/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
The Bunte Rock dont works since some years.
Maybe Willi Fauer could help you.
http://www.schneidereifauer.de/Hauptseite.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by kuerassier
Thu Jun 28, 2012 12:48 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Meldereiter
Replies: 25
Views: 5385

Re: Meldereiter

This helmet of Rittmeister Thumb von Neuburg was saled by Kube in spring 2005.
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by kuerassier
Fri Apr 13, 2012 2:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Re: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz

Most items in this book are from this museum:
http://www.militaria.at/Book.aspx?book= ... anguage=de" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
But the ownerfamily dont want any advice of this in the book.
by kuerassier
Thu Apr 05, 2012 1:57 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Regimentals now selling lot of Weitz spiked helmets
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: Regimentals now selling lot of Weitz spiked helmets

Two weeks ago there was the springshow in Kassel. Before the opening for the public one dealer buys from the other.
So Regimentals and also Weitze.
Weitze buys a lot at auctions, from Kube and Stauffer and other. Most things for the limitprice and not everything is to see on his website.
by kuerassier
Thu Nov 17, 2011 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Avatar
Replies: 10
Views: 5179

Re: New Avatar

Kaisermanöver 2011
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by kuerassier
Fri Jul 08, 2011 3:11 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: KÜRASSIERE OR JÄGER ZU PFERDE?
Replies: 7
Views: 2377

Kürassiere have a white piping an their caps. This here looks not white. What about the Königlich Sächsisches Karabiner-Regiment (2. Schweres Regiment) from Borna? Like this one. Shoulderboards without number or chiffre with black piping.The piping on their caps was kornblumenblau. the diary of the ...
by kuerassier
Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:44 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Jäger-Regiment zu Pferde Nr.12 - Dragoon helmets
Replies: 9
Views: 2389

The prussian Kriegsministerium planed to use the Dragonerhelm for the new founded regiments 8-13. But Kaiser Wilhelm decided, after showing him the uniform with the dragoonhelmet, that they should use the same metallhelmet like the other. But the leatherhelmets were still orderd and not enough time ...
by kuerassier
Wed May 25, 2011 10:03 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Tschako Leib-Garde-Husaren-Regiment 1911
Replies: 0
Views: 2114

Tschako Leib-Garde-Husaren-Regiment 1911

This is a experimental Tschako used in 1911 from the 2.Eskadron of the Leib-Garde-Husaren-Regiment. It was planed to replace the busby. Made of felt and leather. 19,5 cm (high), 21 cm (width), 27 cm (depth) The only one I know is in Berlin in the German Historic Museum to see. http://img4.fotos-hoch...
by kuerassier
Tue May 10, 2011 2:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Museums in Berlin
Replies: 6
Views: 2636

You must see this http://www.dhm.de/ENGLISH/index.html uniforms from Bismarck, Wilhelm I. and Wilhelm II. Friedrich III. and much more. A very special thing is the Versuchstschako from the 2.Eskadron Leib-Garde-Husaren-Regiment from 1911. http://www.fotos-hochladen.net/uploads/tschako1rx5dc2ybos.jpg
by kuerassier
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

garder wrote:It is a gala tunic for a leutnant in the Garde-Cuirassier regiment.
The regiments Gardes du Corps and Garde-Kürassiere had such a Galawaffenrock for officers. Gardes du Corps with blue pipings and Garde-Kürassiere with white.
by kuerassier
Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Most pieces are gifts of veterans to the founder of the collection Clemens Freiherr von Nagel-Doornick,who died 1977. He served in the Reichswehr in a cavalry-regiment.
by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:18 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Meldereiter-Detachement XV. Armeekorps
Replies: 10
Views: 4020

a reservist
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:15 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Meldereiter-Detachement XV. Armeekorps
Replies: 10
Views: 4020

pointystuff wrote:Does that museum have very many Filz Tschapkas?
No one, so far i know. The most things are from peacetime befor 1914.
Here are some impressions:

http://www.pickelhaubes.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5667
by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Husaren-Regiment Nr.11
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Husaren-Regiment Nr.17, Braunschweig
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Bavarian cavalry
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Leib-Husaren-Regiment Nr.1
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Leib-Husaren-Regiment Nr.2
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Husaren-Regiment Nr.4
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

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Ulanen
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Jäger zu Pferde
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Leib-Garde-Husaren-Regiment
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Dragoner, Ulanen
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Gardes du Corps
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from the left KR2,KR1,KR5,KR7,KR3,KR4
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Leib-Kürassier-Regiment
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by kuerassier
Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz
Replies: 29
Views: 23809

Kavalleriemuseum Vornholz

The Kavalleriemuseum Cavalry-museum in the castle Haus Vornholz, near Münster in Westfalen,Germany. The greatest private collection for imperial cavalry-uniforms. Formed in the sixties. Many items from the museum are to see in Referencebooks, like The German Cavalry from 1871 to 1914, by Nguyen and ...
by kuerassier
Tue Feb 22, 2011 5:46 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Meldereiter-Detachement XV. Armeekorps
Replies: 10
Views: 4020

Meldereiter-Detachement XV. Armeekorps

This is certainly a largely unknown and rare uniform. It was worn only from 1895 to 1897. Meldereiter-Detachement des XV. Armeekorps Straßburg, a forerunner of the Jäger zu Pferde. Was worn only by men and NCO. This included a Hussarsbusby. The cap was all white, also the cap band, with red piping. ...
by kuerassier
Wed Feb 09, 2011 4:49 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Kürassier Krätzchen
Replies: 3
Views: 2805

It is private purchased.
by kuerassier
Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:14 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Kürassier Krätzchen
Replies: 3
Views: 2805

Kürassier Krätzchen

Many years of searching, but now i got a Krätzchen of the Kürassier-Regiment von Seydlitz (Magdeburgisches) Nr.7 Over the years I saw a lot of Schirmmützen and some private purchase Tellermützen. But no Krätzchen. Now is my section of coloured caps of the regiment completed and I can look for a fiel...
by kuerassier
Tue Oct 26, 2010 3:19 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Jaeger zu Pferde Reserve Batallions
Replies: 7
Views: 1815

There was only one the: Reserve-Jäger-Regiment zu Pferde Nr.1
The tag above is from the Ersatzeskadron of the Jäger-Regiment zu Pferde Nr.2
Every Kavallerie-Regiment had 5 Eskadrons in peacetime and in wartime 4 where Feldeskadrons and one became Ersatzeskadron and stayed in the homegarrison.
by kuerassier
Sun Mar 07, 2010 12:38 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Restoration project
Replies: 8
Views: 2110

A a rim to the rear neck guard is typical for firemens helmets.
by kuerassier
Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:13 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Possible Padre's vestment help ID please
Replies: 5
Views: 1997

I think it dont belongs to a churchman.
This part belongs to a funeral wreath.
by kuerassier
Mon Aug 03, 2009 6:21 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: KÜRASSIER Rgt. 7 Seydlitz
Replies: 9
Views: 5740

The tunic is now in a french collection. The maker was Wilhelm Voigt, Magdeburg, the owner Wegener V.W. Kür7 I got recently somes pictures of Vizewachtmeister Wegener Schweres Reserve-Reiter-Regiment Nr.1 3.Eskadron See here http://www.kuerassier.de/id241.htm May be thats the reason for the straps. ...
by kuerassier
Wed Mar 11, 2009 6:04 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Are these guys Jugendwehr?
Replies: 13
Views: 5462

No Pfadfinder, nothing colonial its Jugendwehr
by kuerassier
Sat Nov 08, 2008 3:19 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: M1867 kurassier helmet and kurass markings
Replies: 5
Views: 2856

The cuirass is bavarian. Made in the Gewehrfabrik Amberg marking AA.
Made up from 1845.
by kuerassier
Tue Sep 02, 2008 7:59 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Kuerassiermuetzen
Replies: 0
Views: 2173

Kuerassiermuetzen

Some of the things i like most off all
Kürassier-Regiment von Seydlitz (Magdeburgisches) Nr.7 Image
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by kuerassier
Tue Sep 02, 2008 7:47 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Saxion Husaren
Replies: 6
Views: 4674

the sweatband is missing. the maker is Emil Tschöpel Bautzen HauptmarktImageImage
you can see the unique third piping.
by kuerassier
Wed Aug 27, 2008 8:54 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Saxion Husaren
Replies: 6
Views: 4674

Saxion Husaren

Something rare. A private purchase Mütze from the Husaren-Regiment Nr.20(3.Sächsisches) the only cavallry Regiment that never had a colorful uniform.
Garisson Bautzen
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by kuerassier
Wed Aug 27, 2008 6:00 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Husaren Rgt. 2
Replies: 4
Views: 3030

This jacket, a dolman, looks like a centenar. These uniforms where made about 1913 for the 100 years jubilee of the napolionic war.