Search found 319 matches

by Sergei1877
Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: restoration of an officer helmet No. 1
Replies: 14
Views: 3055

Re: restoration of an officer helmet No. 1

I will upload photos of the result of work as I move
by Sergei1877
Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: restoration of an officer helmet No. 1
Replies: 14
Views: 3055

restoration of an officer helmet No. 1

comrade sent here such an officer helmet for restoration. I'll try to revive him
DSC01782.JPG
DSC01783.JPG
DSC01780.JPG
DSC01781.JPG
DSC01779.JPG
by Sergei1877
Sat Oct 19, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

Re: helmet m -15 for restoration

Thanks everyone for the good feedback.
by Sergei1877
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

Re: helmet m -15 for restoration

That's actually what happened. accessories will be put by the owner of the helmet
DSC01756.JPG
DSC01752.JPG
DSC01757.JPG
DSC01753.JPG
DSC01751.JPG
by Sergei1877
Thu Sep 19, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

Re: helmet m -15 for restoration

kaiser wrote:
Thu Sep 19, 2019 12:44 pm
There is a difrence already seen on these photos
Keep us updated until the finish
Would love to see back in its glory

Jonas
I will definitely upload the result of work
by Sergei1877
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

Re: helmet m -15 for restoration

while it dries.
DSC01742.JPG
by Sergei1877
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

Re: helmet m -15 for restoration

the skin of the helmet and visors softened in water. Pulled on a wooden block and secured
DSC01743.JPG
DSC01741.JPG
by Sergei1877
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Pickelhaube Restoration
Topic: helmet m -15 for restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 3859

helmet m -15 for restoration

they sent me a helmet in that condition. I will try to restore it
70019779_930899157292986_5216811592917712896_n.jpg
69859777_930899097292992_380085110839443456_n.jpg
69943093_930899173959651_1061733056785678336_n.jpg
69819489_930898997293002_4647391288444846080_n.jpg
by Sergei1877
Sun Sep 15, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Field cloth ersatz
Replies: 12
Views: 3269

Re: Field cloth ersatz

very nice helmet
by Sergei1877
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Russian Garde NCO Helmet
Replies: 8
Views: 2352

Re: Russian Garde NCO Helmet

Sergei, Thank you for your reply. I thought it was related to rank not different regiments. I will get my Latvia co-worker to translate so I can dig deeper Thanks Mark 1 Kavalergardsky Her Majesty the Empress Maria Feodorovna Empress regiment 2Life Guard Mounted Regiment №3Life Guard Guards Cuirass...
by Sergei1877
Sat Apr 20, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Ersatz Pickelhauben
Topic: 1915-dated Prussian Filzhelm . . . or not . . .
Replies: 14
Views: 3239

Re: 1915-dated Prussian Filzhelm . . . or not . . .

I tend to agree with Amy. This looks like a Belarus copy. I know this will sound strange --- but it looks too good to be from India. There are always several copies from Belarus on Ebay. Some are quite convincing --- others, not so much. John :) Belarusians sell, copies themselves are made in Ukrai...
by Sergei1877
Sat Apr 20, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: Russian Garde NCO Helmet
Replies: 8
Views: 2352

Re: Russian Garde NCO Helmet

it depended on the regiment of the Guards cavalry
image002 (14).jpg
The attachment image002 (14).jpg is no longer available
by Sergei1877
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Kugelhelme/Artillerie
Topic: M15 Garde Field Artillery
Replies: 19
Views: 4927

Re: M15 Garde Field Artillery

Spiker wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:57 am
Passion has no price :happy3:
This is exactly what you said. Money is nothing, thirst for everything
by Sergei1877
Fri Nov 09, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Generale
Replies: 21
Views: 3399

Re: Generale

great helmet
Congratulations
by Sergei1877
Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The Humble M91 Side Post
Replies: 30
Views: 16555

Re: The Humble M91 Side Post

I believe the stahlhelm post are two pieces riveted together through the helmet. Maybe you're right . But unfortunately I do not know anything about further findings. Anyway, I see such 91 buttons for the first time I do not understand how they were then attached to a steel helmet. Maybe someone ha...
by Sergei1877
Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The Humble M91 Side Post
Replies: 30
Views: 16555

Re: The Humble M91 Side Post

An interesting find was found on the battlefields of one comrade. Usually they are stamped, prefabricated. The same whole, heavy It looks like casting http://smolbattle.ru/data/attachments/666/666523-a168ffcc85830380e70ba25ef497df97.jpg http://smolbattle.ru/data/attachments/666/666524-ac1c220e364f20...
by Sergei1877
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Horse on eagle
Replies: 17
Views: 3013

Re: Horse on eagle

Great helmet
by Sergei1877
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Fus Artillerie regiment nr 9
Replies: 17
Views: 3110

Re: Fus Artillerie regiment nr 9

the helmet is simply gorgeous. What could be better.
by Sergei1877
Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Helmet Interior Flesh Vs Grain
Replies: 6
Views: 1409

Re: Helmet Interior Flesh Vs Grain

I would like to see all the same photos
by Sergei1877
Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Helmet Interior Flesh Vs Grain
Replies: 6
Views: 1409

Re: Helmet Interior Flesh Vs Grain

I think that this is either a modern copy, or a fire helmet. Not always visible traces from the ridge, or they were well camouflaged with varnish
by Sergei1877
Fri May 18, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Hessen pickelhaube fake or not?
Replies: 20
Views: 4580

Re: Hessen pickelhaube fake or not?

Hi All, New to this site... my partner purchased me my first picklehaube helmet and a few things tell me it’s a vintage fake and not original. Spike and pins wrong Spine has no vent No markings inside No screws in the spine, 1 pin at the bottom. Hopefully someone can advise if I’m right or wrong. I...
by Sergei1877
Wed May 16, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Wurties and their stamps
Replies: 6
Views: 1301

Re: Wurties and their stamps

what a beauty
by Sergei1877
Sun May 13, 2018 3:06 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My always evolving cabinet…
Replies: 20
Views: 3515

Re: My always evolving cabinet…

beauty
by Sergei1877
Thu May 03, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Baden Tschakos
Replies: 4
Views: 2068

Re: Baden Tschakos

SkipperJohn wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 2:02 pm
Baden Train Battalion Nr 14 used a Tschako from 1864 to 1903.
Tschakos were issued to the Baden Landsturm in 1914.
Were there any other Baden units that utilized the Tschako?

John :?
I did not see
by Sergei1877
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: My collection
Replies: 26
Views: 4104

Re: My collection

nice collection :thumb up:
by Sergei1877
Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Toy soldiers Publius. WW1
Replies: 6
Views: 1902

Toy soldiers Publius. WW1

In Russia there was a new set of soldiers on a scale of 1-32. Toy soldiers Publius







Image
by Sergei1877
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

Re: Felt Ersatz Shako

Wow that is a great collection wish that al those helmets would be on my shelf Its a real challenge to find an original felt shako but it looks in the first impression ok to me Great find I do not know whose collection it is, but it's great. I just gave an example of a similar ersatz shako with a m...
by Sergei1877
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

Re: Felt Ersatz Shako

Here on this photo too there is a shako with a metal edging

Image
by Sergei1877
Sun Apr 15, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

Re: Felt Ersatz Shako

Image
by Sergei1877
Sun Apr 15, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

Re: Felt Ersatz Shako

the edging of the visor on the shako is not often, but it occurs. Eagle on the shako is not a copy. I considered it carefully. I will then take a picture and show the other side
Image
by Sergei1877
Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Felt Ersatz Shako
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

Felt Ersatz Shako

bought a shako here, what do friends say? I do not think the eagle is from him, he's a nickel, or could it be? https://scontent-waw1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/30167306_565100690539503_4385199729623116620_o.jpg?_nc_cat=0&oh=f76c247f4bcd140bb2cbab31755304e4&oe=5B729F33 https://scontent-waw1-1.x...
by Sergei1877
Fri Mar 09, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's
Replies: 24
Views: 9925

Re: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's

:bravo: Simply super
by Sergei1877
Wed Mar 07, 2018 3:02 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

photo from the reconstruction of the Borodino battle. Life Guards Semyonov Regiment https://pp.userapi.com/c639828/v639828737/483d2/AXGQanzSwhY.jpg https://pp.userapi.com/c639828/v639828737/483c8/PGt13Dv3DPo.jpg https://pp.userapi.com/c841636/v841636847/12b6/m_96XOhmxqc.jpg https://pp.userapi.com/c8...
by Sergei1877
Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

photo from the museum. But maybe it's a shako of 1817


Image
by Sergei1877
Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

this is a very good copy of the shako for the war of 1812 https://antikvariat.ru/upload/resize_cache/iblock/ed7/660_660_1/img_3787_15124609366619144.jpg https://antikvariat.ru/upload/resize_cache/iblock/af8/660_660_1/img_3788_15124609366774564.jpg https://antikvariat.ru/upload/resize_cache/iblock/9d...
by Sergei1877
Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

All exhibits are represented by the Military History Museum of Artillery of the Engineer and Signal Corps http://allmuseum.webcomfort.ru/public/upload/items/490/1_big.png http://allmuseum.webcomfort.ru/public/upload/items/493/1_big.png http://allmuseum.webcomfort.ru/public/upload/items/436/1_big.png...
by Sergei1877
Wed Mar 07, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

In Europe, after the Napoleonic wars, especially in the armies of German lands, Russian style predominated in uniform. Therefore, these shako are given out as Russians. In Russia there are also disputes between reenactors and historians on the Napoleonic wars as exactly the Russian army's shako look...
by Sergei1877
Tue Mar 06, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

Sandmann wrote:
Tue Mar 06, 2018 7:18 am
Sorry, I have to change my mind. The Chinscale and the Lionheads looks different :?
https://www.museum-digital.de/st/index. ... oges=11279
Sorry, but this is also not a Russian shako.
by Sergei1877
Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

I do not see any point in discussing this shako. Kiver has no relation to the Russian army. It's unclear what
by Sergei1877
Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Shakos/Tschakos
Topic: Mystery Shako
Replies: 27
Views: 6467

Re: Mystery Shako

Believe me this is shako fake. He has nothing to do with the Russian shako. Such three-flame grenades were attached to a cartridge bag
:thumbsdown:
by Sergei1877
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: General Site Information
Topic: Site Upgrade 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 4465

Re: Site Upgrade 2018

Hello everybody ! . While everything is very uncommon. Maybe over time, like the new design of your favorite forum
by Sergei1877
Thu Jan 25, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's
Replies: 24
Views: 9925

Re: My Kurrasier and JzP M15's

:bravo: just awesome
by Sergei1877
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: my small collection
Replies: 13
Views: 1999

Re: my small collection

Adler wrote:That's a really nice collection sir!

Adler
Thank you very much,
Your collections are just super :thumb up:
by Sergei1877
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: my small collection
Replies: 13
Views: 1999

Re: my small collection

SkipperJohn wrote:Very nice collection :bravo: :bravo: :bravo:

Is your Kurassierhelm a Russian model 1812?

John :)
Thank you all for the feedback. Helmet of the sample of 1826 the reign of Nicholas I

Go to advanced search