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by timp_be
Sun Jul 07, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Baden mod. 15 spiked helmet - SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 1270

Baden mod. 15 spiked helmet - SOLD

Hello. I'm selling this nice Baden spiked helmet. Stamped BA XIV - 1916. Size 55, missing one of the pins of the socket attachment of the spike. Cocades and chinstrap are original. I'm asking 750 € + shipping fees, Payment by bankwire or Paypal (+ 5% fees or send money to a friend system). Thank you...
by timp_be
Sat Apr 02, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: stirnpanzer at ostende fair
Replies: 15
Views: 4209

Re: stirnpanzer at ostende fair

Hello.

Nice find but not original IMO.

Is it possible to have pictures from the fixation holes on the sides?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Sat Dec 05, 2015 11:19 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Shako emblem
Replies: 12
Views: 6255

Re: Shako emblem

Hello.

I just discover this post.

The description say: "Gute Nachfertigungen" it's to say good copy and for, me when you see the rear side of the plates, there is no doubt it's a copy.

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Thu Apr 30, 2015 4:12 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Imperial cavalry visor caps
Replies: 2
Views: 2829

Re: Imperial cavalry visor caps

Hello.

The first look good but the second looks like a copy IMO.

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Jan 12, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Opinions on this latest find
Replies: 8
Views: 2789

Re: Opinions on this latest find

Hello.

Some parts are iron painted in silver (visor trim...)?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Fri Oct 10, 2014 3:11 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Schirmmütze M1917??
Replies: 14
Views: 9066

Re: Schirmmütze M1917??

Hello.

For me it's a post WW1 cap, Reichwehr years 20?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Sat May 24, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian kokarden: civic, cadet, militia or ? - photos fixed
Replies: 10
Views: 2498

Re: Bavarian kokarden: civic, cadet, militia or ? - photos f

Hello.

For me it's not military and even not for an headgear.

Washers for a doorknob?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Wed Feb 12, 2014 1:47 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Unknown mutze
Replies: 4
Views: 2571

Re: Unknown mutze

Hello.

It looks the same.

Your cap is most than probably a schirmmütze with the visor removed.

Any informations about the origin of the cap?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Tue Feb 11, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Unknown mutze
Replies: 4
Views: 2571

Re: Unknown mutze

Hello.

It's not a fake but also not military.

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Wed Dec 04, 2013 11:10 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: New schirmutze
Replies: 4
Views: 1862

Re: New schirmutze

Hello.

Your cap looks more light blue than feldgrau? Is it due on the picture?

If it's feldgrau you're right, for me it was blue. I just don't like the dark green under the bottom red piping, it would be also feldgrau?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Dec 02, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: New schirmutze
Replies: 4
Views: 1862

Re: New schirmutze

Hello.

Unknow for me, maybe a civil one?

The colors for the feldgendarmerie are dark green top, blue cap band and red piping.

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Fri Sep 20, 2013 3:14 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Uberzug any good?
Replies: 9
Views: 2550

Re: Uberzug any good?

Hello.

Sorry but I don't like it. New from new, too new...

The tissue frame and sewn don't look old. Can you look it with a "black light" spot?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Oct 15, 2012 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you think from those caps?
Replies: 1
Views: 1322

Re: What do you think from those caps?

Nobody???

timp_be
by timp_be
Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What do you think from those caps?
Replies: 1
Views: 1322

What do you think from those caps?

Hello.

Can you give me your opinions on these caps? I got mine but will be sure...

Thank you

timp_be

Pictures removed, sellers speaks from his "copy right"...
by timp_be
Sun Sep 30, 2012 11:25 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Bugler from a mounted formation - Unusual 'haube
Replies: 14
Views: 4200

Re: Bugler from a mounted formation - Unusual 'haube

Hello.

Here is this model of helmet.

Regards

timp_be

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by timp_be
Fri Mar 23, 2012 12:01 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: Problem with Manion's auction house
Replies: 4
Views: 2911

Re: Problem with Manion's auction house

Hello.

After quite 3 month I finally get refund...

Best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Fri Feb 17, 2012 1:24 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Chinstrap M15 original?
Replies: 8
Views: 2439

Re: Chinstrap M15 original?

Hello.

I think I have the same problem... a chistrap with aluminium fittings bought for a white metal fittings chinstrap...
Jerry Rehr wrote:Quite right .........still worth a good sum.
Jerry
Can you give me an idea of the value from such a WW2 police chinstrap?

Thank you!

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Feb 06, 2012 3:26 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: Problem with Manion's auction house
Replies: 4
Views: 2911

Problem with Manion's auction house

Hello. I recently bought a cap by Manion's. The cas was not original so I send it back: they have a "no hassle" return policy... No hassle...? They received the cap on december 12 and I'm still waiting for my refund!!!! They told me I will be refund in 30 days but now it's already more than 50 days!...
by timp_be
Fri Feb 03, 2012 12:44 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Jäger zu Pferde field cap
Replies: 5
Views: 2523

Re: Jäger zu Pferde field cap

Hello.

Sorry but there is nothing I like on this cap... Stitchings looks not good, stamps looks not good (they are all made with the same ink, there is no Rgt number...) as the cockades with a very yellow white...

Regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Wed Jan 18, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: Steel Combat Helmets 1916- 1918
Topic: Can somebody help me with identification farina helmet
Replies: 3
Views: 2674

Re: Can somebody help me with identification farina helmet

Hello. I had also the possibility to bought this helmet who was listed on ebay. I've never seen a Farina helmet with a mark on the front but it's possible... The biggest problem is that the helmet is completely distorted even at the level of (the rear) shielding. I wonder if it's not a fake ...? htt...
by timp_be
Fri Oct 14, 2011 3:24 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Exchange: sapperpanzer against...
Replies: 0
Views: 1685

Exchange: sapperpanzer against...

Hello. I propose for exchange a sappenpanzer from the first model, complete and totally original. As often, there is damage on the straps, but they are complete (just necessary to double them with a wire), all felt pads are present and fixed. It is a size 1, uncommon, and all plates are marked (RV o...
by timp_be
Sun Oct 02, 2011 12:02 pm
Forum: Steel Combat Helmets 1916- 1918
Topic: MAX Show Gaede Helmet
Replies: 2
Views: 2723

Re: MAX Show Gaede Helmet

Hello.

It looks good. The only thing who is special is that the rear buckle is on the right side, all those that I know have the buckle on the left side... :-k

And there is also a leather piece added on the linner?

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:37 am
Forum: Steel Combat Helmets 1916- 1918
Topic: Battle Damaged 10th Company Garde-Division Helmet F.B. 62
Replies: 24
Views: 14364

Re: Battle Damaged 10th Company Garde-Division Helmet F.B. 6

Hello.

Very nice helmet! If sometime you would decide to sell or exchange it...

Best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Jun 27, 2011 4:16 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Mütze Kokarde
Replies: 1
Views: 1771

Hello.

I can help you, please send me a PM with your e-mail address.

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Nov 22, 2010 3:43 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: M1915 Bavarian
Replies: 17
Views: 4189

Hello.

Nice helmet... but please put the cockades on the right side! :D

Best regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Thu Nov 18, 2010 5:17 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: Mütze and Schirmmütze
Replies: 1
Views: 2059

Hello.

I've added the prices from the caps who are still for sale.

Thank you & best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Thu Nov 11, 2010 12:46 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: Mütze and Schirmmütze
Replies: 1
Views: 2059

Mütze and Schirmmütze

Hello. I'm selling a part of my collection from mütze and schirmmütze. For more pictures or informations, please contact me: m.[email protected].be 1) SOLD http://img52.imageshack.us/img52/5523/feldmutze585b.jpg http://img842.imageshack.us/img842/6276/feldmutze585001b.jpg 2) SOLD http://img231.images...
by timp_be
Sun Apr 18, 2010 9:48 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Books JL Larcade Vol. 1 & 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

I found it! I bought him an helmet in December 2008, his pseudo is "broadsword_db", he is always registered on ebay and made his last sale on April 6. So he is not dead! Here is what he wrote to me: "Dear Mr Timperman, I am not aware of stealing money from you-or anyone else, Imperial Publications w...
by timp_be
Fri Apr 16, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Books JL Larcade Vol. 1 & 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

For me he may be dead, it's not a problem! But if he is still alive other people can maybe be refund!

I try to remember the object that I bought to him…

Another possibility: I say that I bought it several months ago, that made perhaps more, time passes so quickly...!

timp_be
by timp_be
Fri Apr 16, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Books JL Larcade Vol. 1 & 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

You do not confuse Bowman and Johansson?

I do not see why he would have offered my purchase to me if he had nothing to do with Mr. Bowman...?

Best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:29 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Books JL Larcade Vol. 1 & 2
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

Speaking of Bowman, is he alive? I had dealings with him years ago and he still owes me money. Haube parts that I paid him for and never received. Hello. He is still a life! ... Or he is dead recently! He had also stolen me several years ago. Without the knowledge I bought something to him on ebay ...
by timp_be
Thu Nov 19, 2009 4:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Be careful: thief!
Replies: 5
Views: 2773

Hello.

The feedback is 100%!!!???

Stolen people outside of ebay don't leave traces!

timp_be
by timp_be
Sat Nov 14, 2009 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Be careful: thief!
Replies: 5
Views: 2773

ATTENTION: he change from ID

Be carefull: oberst-klink76 change from ID, now it's kaiser-wilhelmi-1871 but it's always the same thief!!!

timp_be
by timp_be
Tue Nov 03, 2009 7:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Be careful: thief!
Replies: 5
Views: 2773

Be careful: thief!

Made attention with the seller oberst-klink76 on ebay Germany: it is a thief! He proposed to me out of ebay an officer shapska from Wurtemberg. He sent to me photographs of an officer linner and from a cockade & officer chinstrap... and I received a kind of metal box, nothing to see with an helmet, ...
by timp_be
Fri Jun 12, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Found in Latvia
Replies: 44
Views: 12406

Hello. It's not maybe for the feldzeichen, it is for the feldzeichen on felt shako. For the medal, the coat of arms are from the city of Liège in Belgium. So as I can read it's written "Liège 1926 or 28?". I think it's a religious medal for an episcopal congres, a pilgrimage or such a thing. Try to ...
by timp_be
Sat Nov 29, 2008 11:55 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Schirmmütze: jaeger or mod. 17?
Replies: 4
Views: 3198

Hello & thank you Tony for those informations.

Did you receive my PM?

Best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Sun Nov 23, 2008 12:15 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Schirmmütze: jaeger or mod. 17?
Replies: 4
Views: 3198

Schirmmütze: jaeger or mod. 17?

Hello. I'll like to have some opinions about this schirmmütze. Jaeger or model 17? The tradition badge is missing. If it's a jaeger cap it must be the "Karpathenkorps" insigna but if it's a model 1917 I suppose it can be anyone? It's possible (quite sure) that the cockades have been changed... so it...
by timp_be
Sun Jun 15, 2008 3:47 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube "Ersatz", opinion, please
Replies: 10
Views: 3479

Hello.

Here is mine, stamped from 103 R.

timp_be

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by timp_be
Sun May 11, 2008 3:49 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Belgian cap
Replies: 2
Views: 1919

Hello.

It's well a belgian cap but it's a WW2 and not a WW1.

Best regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Thu Jan 03, 2008 10:05 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Landsturmpflichtiger feldmutze
Replies: 1
Views: 1733

Landsturmpflichtiger feldmutze

Hello & happy new year! I just received a feldmutze I buy recently, named to a "Landsturmpflichtiger" from the 32 Inf. Rgt. Can somebody explain me what is exactly a Landsturmpflichtiger? Is it normal that the cap is wearing a prussian cockade without the Landstrum cross? The leather sweatband is se...
by timp_be
Mon Nov 19, 2007 11:42 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: French Adrian M15 with a little something
Replies: 2
Views: 3042

Hello.

You can also find this kind of padding in some ersatz steel spiked helmets.

Was it for the shocks or for the cold?

Regards.

timp_be
by timp_be
Tue Oct 02, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessian 115 helmet anatomy, your opinion
Replies: 12
Views: 5999

And here is mine.

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(clic picture to enlarge)

timp_be
by timp_be
Sat Jul 07, 2007 6:02 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: German feldmutze
Replies: 0
Views: 1787

German feldmutze

Hello. I just buy a feldgrau feldmutze stamped from the B.A. II 1915 (as well as I can read) and from 23 J.R.. Tha cap have only one cockade from the Saxon duchies. http://img265.imageshack.us/img265/3259/facerx1.th.jpg http://img249.imageshack.us/img249/7821/cocardesg9.th.jpg http://img48.imageshac...
by timp_be
Tue Mar 20, 2007 7:52 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: ersatz tschapka
Replies: 13
Views: 6929

Hello. An important information had been communicated to me by Mr. Larcade: at the end of the war Beckleidungs Amt were specialized in the supply of specific effects for all the army corps. He give me the example of a reversible anorak of skier carrying the marking from the KBAG. There was not unit ...
by timp_be
Tue Mar 06, 2007 10:01 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Feldgrau Schirmmutzes
Replies: 60
Views: 40525

There is no shadow or hole between the cockades. It is precisely what makes the scarcity of this cap. The Catholic or Protestant field chaplains carried a silver cross between the cockades. Field rabbis didn't wear a badge between the cockades. http://img410.imageshack.us/img410/7338/hessoise2is9.jp...
by timp_be
Sun Mar 04, 2007 2:26 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Feldgrau Schirmmutzes
Replies: 60
Views: 40525

Nice caps! Here are two from my collection.

* 25 th dragoner rgt Konigin Olga (Wurtemberg)

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and most unusual...

* Hessian Jewish field chaplain

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Regards

timp_be
by timp_be
Mon Feb 05, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: dry cleaning
Replies: 12
Views: 6079

Why dry cleaning? I bought almost 10 years ago an important lot from more than 100 uniforms pieces (jackets and pants, mainly belgian and french from the years 1890 - 1915) coming from a costumier. They were very dirty, I whash them in my bath-tub with ordinary wash soap and then let them dry on a c...
by timp_be
Thu Jun 01, 2006 4:09 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The only Imperial helmet without a Wappen?
Replies: 14
Views: 6881

I have a saxon cork spiked helmet without wappen. It's stamped 103 R on the neckguard.

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by timp_be
Tue May 30, 2006 3:49 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Landsturm Headgear
Replies: 51
Views: 31030

I have a Wachstuchmütze from Baden. Even if the cap looks good I have a problem with the cross on which is written "Mit god fur konig und vaterland". Normally it must be "Mit god fur fuerst und vaterland"...? In the book "Militarische kopfbedeckungen der kaiserzeit" from Reiner Herrmann on page 72 t...
by timp_be
Sun Apr 16, 2006 4:18 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: WWI tank mask Q
Replies: 3
Views: 2235

You can find this kind of protective goggles in the book Elmetti from Paolo Marzetti on page 307 as "Very small particle protective goggles tested in the 1940's by H.M. Cumming and made by W.E. Huges & Co"