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by Steglitz
Tue Feb 04, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Downsizing Helmet and Medal Collection
Replies: 0
Views: 1831

Downsizing Helmet and Medal Collection

Hello, Sorry that some of these items are posted elsewhere on the forum, but I am downsizing my collection to only a few helmets and medals. I decided these ones can go, and don't want to deal with the hassle of using ebay or using Facebook Marketplace (prefer trips to the post office than traveling...
by Steglitz
Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: m1915 and m1895 Pickelhauben for Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1820

m1915 and m1895 Pickelhauben for Sale

Hello All, I am reducing my collection a little and will be selling two more Pickelhauben. m1915 Prussian - $450 (shipping $18 for continental US) Pros: Leather is in very good shape and it displays well. Cons: A rear brim that may need resewing, some rough spots on the liner. It was also discussed ...
by Steglitz
Sun Jan 05, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shops in Nuremberg and Munich
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Shops in Nuremberg and Munich

Hello all, I will be visiting Nuremberg during the month of January for work and was curious if there are any military shops I should visit. About two years ago I was in Nuremberg and remember a military antique shop near the Imperial Castle, which I unfortunately just missed getting in before closi...
by Steglitz
Sun Jan 05, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Reading Grandfather's War Record - Needing help with German Cursive
Replies: 1
Views: 1331

Reading Grandfather's War Record - Needing help with German Cursive

Hope everyone had a good holiday and start to the new year. While visiting family in Michigan this past week I was able to look through my Great-Great-Grandfather's war record booklet. I was able to find he was in the 3 Eskadron KB 5en Chevaulegers-Regiment - Erzherzog Friedrich von Oesterreich. The...
by Steglitz
Sat Dec 21, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Problems posting pictures?
Replies: 37
Views: 2643

Re: Problems posting pictures?

Hi Amy, I will give instructions for you and anyone else reading. 1. Have the images saved to your computer 2. When logged into Imgur, click on the letter with your initial in the upper right hand corner, then select "images" on the dropdown list. 3. This will bring you to a new page, select "Add Im...
by Steglitz
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: New Bavarian OYV or NCO Helmet
Replies: 4
Views: 760

New Bavarian OYV or NCO Helmet

Finally have a Bavarian helmet in my collection which felt necessary due to my family's Munich and Hallertau roots. https://i.imgur.com/vyokfQs.jpg https://i.imgur.com/zUYOJQl.jpg Missing the cruciform plate and silk liner, but still very happy with this helmet. Helmet has some cursive that I am hav...
by Steglitz
Fri Dec 20, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Two Pickelhauben for Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: Two Pickelhauben for Sale

Pricing update: I’ll do $350 each
by Steglitz
Tue Dec 17, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Modified Wuerttembergische Haube?
Replies: 4
Views: 570

Re: Modified Wuerttembergische Haube?

Thanks Brian, I think this solved the mystery. Checking under the liner and looking at the side posts shows some fresher scratches. Also, removing the chinstrap (probably a repro?) I see the Kokarden are sandwiched under the posts. Someone probably found some Kokarden took needle nose pliers to the ...
by Steglitz
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Modified Wuerttembergische Haube?
Replies: 4
Views: 570

Modified Wuerttembergische Haube?

Hello, Acquired this interesting case and curious if anyone would be able to make sense of it. Helmet has a Wuerttembergische Kokarde that appears to have been there a while (teeth impressed into the leather) and a Preussisches Wappen which also appears to have been there a while with leather ties. ...
by Steglitz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Livgardet Swedish Pickelhaube?
Replies: 5
Views: 905

Livgardet Swedish Pickelhaube?

Hello, Just acquired a new Pickelhaube from Sweden which I beleive is associated with the Livgardet who guard the royal palaces in Stockholm. Has anyone seen this model before and know when and where it would have been made? Either way, very happy with this unique item. https://i.imgur.com/HjDwLAJ.j...
by Steglitz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Two Pickelhauben for Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Two Pickelhauben for Sale

Hi Everyone, Two of my Pickelhauben will have to go. Both are M1915 Hauben from Prussia. Additional images at the bottom Number 1 https://i.imgur.com/8W4wGwD.jpg This in OK condition with a nice shine on the leather but a significant dent. The liner is also quite deteriorated and might need to be se...
by Steglitz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Problems posting pictures?
Replies: 37
Views: 2643

Re: Problems posting pictures?

Image

Thanks!
by Steglitz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Problems posting pictures?
Replies: 37
Views: 2643

Re: Problems posting pictures?

by Steglitz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Problems posting pictures?
Replies: 37
Views: 2643

Re: Problems posting pictures?

Hello,

Having the same issue, could someone tell me how exactly to import?

Kind Regards,

Joe