Netherlands - Army/Infantry - Kepie Dutch Infantry, pre 1940.

Description
Netherlands - Army/Infantry - Kepie Dutch Infantry, pre 1940.
Original - Wool - Excellent condition

Cap Dutch Infantry, pre 1940

Dutch cap of an infantry officer.

Cap with blue piping at the top and gold piping directly above the storm belt, indicating a rank of the weapon (infantry) to which the officer served, and the rank of the officer (second lieutenant, first lieutenant and captain).

The cap is in field grey-blue wool fabric.
The cap has a gold thread cockade, a lion knot and a lion insignia between the piping.
The storm belt (in excellent condition) has silver buttons with the climbing lion; the buttons are on both sides of the cap.
The leather sweatband is in excellent condition.

The cap was manufactured by the Gerlach brothers in Utrecht.

Beautiful original cap in excellent condition, but there are a small number of very small (moth) holes, see photos.

Lot details
Type
Kepie Dutch Infantry, pre 1940.
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Army Unit
Army/Infantry
Material
Wool
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Excellent condition
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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