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by Prussian Garde
Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: “Untouched” EK2
Replies: 1
Views: 896

“Untouched” EK2

Very nice KO piece, got it from a big EK collector (he had a knights cross, 1813, a few 1870’s [one had a WW1 spange and 25 yrs of service], some screwbacks, etc.). Got it for 80 usd.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Train-Officer Helmet with M91-Chinscales?
Replies: 18
Views: 1580

Re: Train-Officer Helmet with M91-Chinscales?

A great way to start the year! A beautiful helmet indeed
by Prussian Garde
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR
Replies: 11
Views: 1279

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Happy New Year! To another great year and decade of collecting! Good luck everyone!
by Prussian Garde
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Very fine Prussian uhlan helmet M15
Replies: 21
Views: 1810

Re: Very fine Prussian uhlan helmet M15

Very impressive. Looks stunning, as Brian said, Factory fresh. Amazing!
by Prussian Garde
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Merry xmas
Replies: 14
Views: 1251

Re: Merry xmas

Merry Christmas to all! May there be another great year ahead of us!
by Prussian Garde
Mon Dec 23, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: My latest addition, M15 Hessian.
Replies: 24
Views: 1936

Re: My latest addition, M15 Hessian.

Congratulations! Great helmet, displays very nicely.
by Prussian Garde
Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My (all original) German Collection
Replies: 12
Views: 1341

Re: My (all original) German Collection

Thank you! I appreciate all of the kind words and pieces of advice that you all give me. I have already been buying books like the Feldzug series. Once again thank you for everything!
by Prussian Garde
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My (all original) German Collection
Replies: 12
Views: 1341

Re: My (all original) German Collection

Thank you and yes it is an original 57er
by Prussian Garde
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My (all original) German Collection
Replies: 12
Views: 1341

My (all original) German Collection

This collection has all been achieved in the past 9 months. I think it is not bad for a 14 year old.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Nov 23, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Pickelhaube for a Prussian line infantry officer
Replies: 17
Views: 1703

Re: Pickelhaube for a Prussian line infantry officer

Great helmet! Prussian infantry officer helmets are some of my favorites. It looks spectacular!
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Re: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

Hello guys, I have been doing research on the helmet and haven’t found any silver colored ones before, is there anything different about them? Did a specific group wear them? What are they? Thank you!
by Prussian Garde
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Re: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

Thanks
by Prussian Garde
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:13 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Re: Activation on Wehrmacht awards

Thanks! Will do!
by Prussian Garde
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Re: Activation on Wehrmacht awards

Wow! Now that is something, I’m only at 2
by Prussian Garde
Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 2459

Re: Hello

Thank you and I will!
by Prussian Garde
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 2459

Re: Hello

Thank you! I actually do own a 1914 EK2 as well! It was one of the first things I ever bought! Also, I just bought a 57er Ek1! I got it off a moderator on WAF. The quality looks really good.
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by Prussian Garde
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Re: Activation on Wehrmacht awards

Don’t worry. I’m all sorted out now. I just got activated
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 2459

Re: Hello

Thank you. And yes, I guess so.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Re: Activation on Wehrmacht awards

Thank you. And yes, I am planning on buying a 57er from a user on that site. Hopefully it is real, I have sent a message to tony about it. Thanks for letting me know about the servers
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 03, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 2459

Hello

Hello, I have been here a decent while (3-4 months) but never got to properly introduce myself. My name is Jackson, and I am a 14 year old collector from the United States. I love German History and am a descendent of a Prussian officer (I unfortunately have none of his collection it is with my exte...
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Re: Activation on Wehrmacht awards

Yeah, I’ve been emailing them asking for the email but never got anything back.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Re: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

Thank you!
by Prussian Garde
Sat Nov 02, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Activation on Wehrmacht awards
Replies: 13
Views: 1388

Activation on Wehrmacht awards

I’ve been trying to get an account on there for a while but the activation never works. I don’t know how to contact them. Help!
by Prussian Garde
Sat Nov 02, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Birthday's members
Replies: 63
Views: 39694

Re: Birthday's members

I am a very new collector I guess
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by Prussian Garde
Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Re: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

Thank you!
by Prussian Garde
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Re: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

Thank you! It needs to be sort of reshaped, how do I do so?
by Prussian Garde
Thu Oct 31, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet (arrived)
Replies: 15
Views: 1517

Bavarian police helmet (arrived)

It finally arrived, looks nice and displays well. Everything seems to match up on it.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 19, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: Bavarian police helmet

How much do you guys think it is worth? Also I will be posting pictures once it arrives.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Another garage sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1459

Re: Another garage sale

Haha. Where I live there aren’t any of these types of sellers. I don’t know any type of dealers near me, so I don’t know where to find all of these items near me because I don’t think there are any.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: Iron Cross 2nd Class
Replies: 4
Views: 1184

Re: Iron Cross 2nd Class

Most ribbons are replaced. If it isn’t attached to a medal bar and is in practically mint condition. It’s usually replaced or replica.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Another garage sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1459

Re: Another garage sale

Amazing haul
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Looking for Ek1
Replies: 2
Views: 968

Re: Looking for Ek1

Yes. I always do my research and post it on the Great War forum as well as in the medal section. I have my eye on a 1957 one. Also, any EK1 works (besides a WW2 cross that isn’t denazified) 1813, 1870 (am looking for any type of 1870 cross), 1914, and 1957.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Looking for Pre-WW1/WW1 German Tunic
Replies: 0
Views: 2242

Looking for Pre-WW1/WW1 German Tunic

I have a solid tunic collection of other eras (Vietnam, Cold War, etc.) and am looking to expand that to imperial German tunics. It can be any color or rarity. Just something that displays well. Pm me if you have any that you are looking at getting rid of.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Looking for Ek1
Replies: 2
Views: 968

Looking for Ek1

Am interested in an Iron Cross 1st Class, have been on the market for a while but haven’t found any in a nice condition for a good price. Pm me with any that you have for a solid price.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Any Pickelhaube under 500
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: Any Pickelhaube under 500

Oh. Yeah I’ve seen yours. You have some good helmets. I am currently watching the wartime officer one. Yeah, just let me know when you are putting some new stuff on the market.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Any Pickelhaube under 500
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: Any Pickelhaube under 500

What’s your eBay?
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: Iron Cross 2nd Class
Replies: 4
Views: 1184

Re: Iron Cross 2nd Class

Yes, I am aware. I am considering getting an original ribbon. I am also on the market for a first class.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Any Pickelhaube under 500
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: Any Pickelhaube under 500

Usd. Yeah, I‘ve been looking on eBay lately and I just bought my first there for around 475 usd (Bavarian Police) I just wanted to know if you guys had anything available for around that price.
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Raupenhelme
Topic: What is this?
Replies: 26
Views: 5464

Re: What is this?

Great to see that I was able to spot one for you. Hope you enjoy it!
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: Any Pickelhaube under 500
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Any Pickelhaube under 500

I’m a new collector with a small budget so I have to start small. Looking for any type of Pickelhaube (preferably in decent condition). Pm me if there are any that you are looking to get rid of.
by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Post WW2 GDR visor and M55 Stahlhelm (Finnish)
Replies: 0
Views: 2122

Post WW2 GDR visor and M55 Stahlhelm (Finnish)

Two great condition items that display well together.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: Iron Cross 2nd Class
Replies: 4
Views: 1184

Iron Cross 2nd Class

Only medal in my collection but is in good condition and displays nice.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Imperial German Regimental Flags
Topic: My civil German Imperial Flag
Replies: 0
Views: 2364

My civil German Imperial Flag

Bought this flag that was formerly owned by James Holland (from BBC) and is is ok condition. Goes very well with pictures of helmets. However I have none at this time so I can just show you the flag on its own.
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by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: 1th Grossherzog. Mecklenburgisches Dragoner Regiment Nr. 17N. 17
Replies: 19
Views: 2202

Re: 1th Grossherzog. Mecklenburgisches Dragoner Regiment Nr. 17N. 17

Amazing grouping! Very jealous! One day I hope to be able to collect at that level.
by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Help!
Replies: 0
Views: 2209

Help!

I have an East German enlisted uniform that came without shoulder boards. So I ordered them and I have no idea how to put them on. They are currently held by safety pins but I don’t know how they normally are supposed to be. Here is what the uniform looks like. image.jpg image.jpg Also, can someone ...
by Prussian Garde
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: Bavarian police helmet

Thanks, it’s my first all original (hopefully) helmet
by Prussian Garde
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Pickelhaube remake
Replies: 1
Views: 886

Re: Pickelhaube remake

They should honestly use that in military parades in Germany, I would love if they introduced that.
by Prussian Garde
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: My 1st pickelhaube a Bavarian reserve officer
Replies: 20
Views: 2328

Re: My 1st pickelhaube a Bavarian reserve officer

Great helmet. I just bought my first helm as well, a Bavarian police helmet. I will post some pics when I get the chance but can anyone tell me which cockades go on police Pickelhaube (it’s wappen and chinscales are silver)
by Prussian Garde
Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Bavarian police helmet
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Bavarian police helmet

Just bought a police Pickelhaube with a slightly damaged wappen. Let me know your thoughts. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Pickelhaube-/1 ... cvip-panel