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by stuka f
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted
Replies: 13
Views: 749

Re: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted

My pleasure! ;-)
by stuka f
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Basket Case Felts Wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 244

Re: Basket Case Felts Wanted

No sorry!
Missed the felt part...!
by stuka f
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Basket Case Felts Wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 244

Re: Basket Case Felts Wanted

A friend of mine is selling a hulan, missing his top!?
by stuka f
Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet
Replies: 20
Views: 3632

Re: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet

Just sold the few Dutch items I had at the MPO sale.
Don't know if NSB items are on your list too, found a 1942 jaarboek, lately?
by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: FILMS THREAD
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: FILMS THREAD

Not sure if I saw it yet, but it rings a bell! Incredible story!!
Have to check if I saw it yet... :-)
by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted
Replies: 13
Views: 749

Re: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted

Hey Francis, thanks! It says Sapeurs Pompiers de la ville d'Anvers. In French. Flemish on Flemish/Belgian governmental services only appeared (far!) after WWI. The transitional period was in the two languages. For example; the Leopold orde (medal) that had his motto only in French before 1952. My gu...
by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet
Replies: 20
Views: 3632

Re: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet

by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet
Replies: 20
Views: 3632

Re: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet

A Belgian second type can be seen here;
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=12325
by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted
Replies: 13
Views: 749

Re: Belgian haubes/headgear wanted

Still active! ;-)
by stuka f
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet
Replies: 20
Views: 3632

Re: Dutch Cuirassier Helmet

Schiavona13 is probably right about this helmet being a put together...
Belgian first model cuirassier helmets have all ready being posted on the forum.
by stuka f
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: joke thread
Replies: 20
Views: 471

Re: joke thread

:D :D
by stuka f
Sat Jan 12, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickels you have never seen before
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Pickels you have never seen before

Just wanted to start a topic regarding spike helmets (of all nations) you never knew they exited or just simply rare ones. I remember a member posting rare or seldom seen helmets for a quiz, but I guess those pictures are lost too.... Here is my first one. My guess would be detmold lippe firemen ......
by stuka f
Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Generals come out to play
Replies: 17
Views: 204

Re: Generals come out to play

=D> Wow!
by stuka f
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: See any problem?
Replies: 7
Views: 188

Re: See any problem?

by stuka f
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: "My American Cousin"
Replies: 11
Views: 255

Re: "My American Cousin"

Very Nice!
by stuka f
Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: WWI Russians among this lot pic's
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: WWI Russians among this lot pic's

Thank you!
Could anyone id these WWI guys, please?
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by stuka f
Tue Dec 25, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Merry Christmas and a happy new year
Replies: 10
Views: 209

Re: Merry Christmas and a happy new year

Merry Christmas too! :wink:
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by stuka f
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: WWI Russians among this lot pic's
Replies: 2
Views: 164

WWI Russians among this lot pic's

Not so common to find over here;
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by stuka f
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Early French Indo-Chinese Salacco
Replies: 5
Views: 209

Re: Early French Indo-Chinese Salacco

Hey Peter a friend of mine on a French forum is selling one for 300 euro.
Don't know if you might be interested...
I have asked to keep it it for a moment in order to contact you .
Don't know if you can see it on;
http://www.passionmilitaria.com/t153717 ... is#1371653
by stuka f
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: U.S. Pickelhaube
Replies: 9
Views: 302

Re: U.S. Pickelhaube

+1!
by stuka f
Sat Dec 01, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Tschapkas
Topic: Prussian Uhlans Tschapkas
Replies: 22
Views: 555

Re: Prussian Uhlans Tschapkas

:thumb up:
Super!
by stuka f
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mansfelder Pioneer Officer Tschako
Replies: 13
Views: 3107

Re: Mansfelder Pioneer Officer Tschako

Amazing!
Thanks for sharing.
by stuka f
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Prussian Landwehr Tschako (Befreiungskriege)
Replies: 10
Views: 4381

Re: Prussian Landwehr Tschako (Befreiungskriege)

Super item!
Thanks for sharing.
by stuka f
Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My man cave
Replies: 11
Views: 308

Re: My man cave

Thank you all!
And yes Francis, he was the man!;-)
by stuka f
Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My man cave
Replies: 11
Views: 308

Re: My man cave

Thanks, Jaap!
by stuka f
Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Going, but not gone yet (grin)!
Replies: 13
Views: 287

Re: Going, but not gone yet (grin)!

Hey Jaap,

...quiet a story :cry:....don't really know what to say...

I hope you'll be able to stay as long as possible.
by stuka f
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:57 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My man cave
Replies: 11
Views: 308

My man cave

My man cave is a mix of different cabinets at this time. To much other projects around the house to take care of... So I just bought this over 3 m. long glass cabinet,with that one I am getting close to the original plan I had in mind to display the collection. https://i.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/6...
by stuka f
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Kaiser's Bunker Farewell to Fredericton
Replies: 21
Views: 614

Re: Kaiser's Bunker Farewell to Fredericton

O :eek: MG!!
What a collection. =D>
Good luck on your move. :thumb up:
by stuka f
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Prussian Fusilier Model 1857/60
Replies: 8
Views: 337

Re: Prussian Fusilier Model 1857/60

Very nice!
by stuka f
Fri Nov 16, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Early French Indo-Chinese Salacco
Replies: 5
Views: 209

Re: Early French Indo-Chinese Salacco

Nice!
by stuka f
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS 2019 Update
Replies: 15
Views: 606

Re: SOS 2019 Update

Seems like there have been similar problems at the last Ciney show, over here ...can't remember where I read it....
by stuka f
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: Here dead we lie
Replies: 5
Views: 177

Re: Here dead we lie

Khukri wrote:
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:38 am
Excellent Ed: The poem and the pic!!!
+1!
by stuka f
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: That will keep me busy during the winter
Replies: 5
Views: 273

Re: That will keep me busy during the winter

Thanks!
;-)
by stuka f
Mon Oct 29, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: That will keep me busy during the winter
Replies: 5
Views: 273

Re: That will keep me busy during the winter

Forgot to say it is a Belgian cuirassier, first model.
Second type has the big lion head (with no lower jaw)for front plate.
by stuka f
Mon Oct 29, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: That will keep me busy during the winter
Replies: 5
Views: 273

That will keep me busy during the winter

Found this poor chap, who needs a doctor;

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by stuka f
Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Generale
Replies: 21
Views: 610

Re: Generale

OMG!!


meaning; Oh My General!
;-)
Super helmet.
by stuka f
Sat Oct 27, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Unit framed picture
Replies: 4
Views: 203

Re: Unit framed picture

I always go 2 to 3 times up and down a shop, a flea market or any other exposition of items for sale.
Also do change of direction, when starting a new visit; you always missed something!

Or take Gus along when visiting antiques events!;-)
by stuka f
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Gus and Maggie visit
Replies: 15
Views: 427

Re: Gus and Maggie visit

Have fun!
by stuka f
Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Another M15 Tschako
Replies: 16
Views: 5259

Re: Another M15 Tschako

Love it too!
by stuka f
Mon Oct 01, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: American Pickelhaube
Replies: 12
Views: 615

Re: American Pickelhaube

Love it too!
by stuka f
Mon Oct 01, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Unidentified Court Sword
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Unidentified Court Sword

Nice sword!
Nobility coat of arms is the one of a family; the feathers could suggest British ...
The crown is not a royal crown, and also less then a duke or a count...
There is a French forum specialized in this kind of research;
http://heraldique.forumactif.org/
by stuka f
Mon Sep 24, 2018 4:31 am
Forum: Service Souvenirs
Topic: New Prussian Garde deskpiece
Replies: 9
Views: 436

Re: New Prussian Garde deskpiece

Love them too!
by stuka f
Tue Sep 04, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: 150th Birthday IR75 Bremen M1860
Replies: 16
Views: 3104

Re: 150th Birthday IR75 Bremen M1860

Love the helmet!
..love your pic's!! :D :wink:
by stuka f
Thu Jul 19, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Trip to Idaho Cancelled
Replies: 19
Views: 841

Re: Trip to Idaho Cancelled

Hey, sorry to read this!
Get well soon.
by stuka f
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Need some help in how to describe this cap
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Need some help in how to describe this cap

Thank you all! not sure why you call it "summer" and "M17" but that's probably due to my lack of knowledge Nothing wrong with your knowledge!! Just my interpretation of what I read during my research. I am probably totally wrong, and the reason of my question;"how to describe this cap at his best"...
by stuka f
Tue Jul 17, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Need some help in how to describe this cap
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Need some help in how to describe this cap

So would it be correct to state that it is a M17 summer Schirmmütze to a infantry Prussian officer !?
The bottom edging is not quiet white, but seems like a discoloration, due to age. I think it was originally the same color as the top.
by stuka f
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Need some help in how to describe this cap
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Need some help in how to describe this cap

hello, I am not that good in cloth headgear, so I could use some help in how to describe this hat for the best. Thanks for your time and expertise. cheers Kris https://i90.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/rimg4411.jpg https://i90.servimg.com/u/f90/17/44/33/68/rimg4410.jpg https://i90.servimg.com/u/f90/...