Prussian M1867 NCO Cuirassier Cavalry Helmet

£2,250.00

Prussian M1867 NCO Cuirassier Cavalry Helmet or Kürassier Metalhelme this early example from the Franco Prussian War of 1870/71 having a stepped front peak. The helmet itself is nickel plated steel with mounts of brass and is untouched and would clean if required. This helmet features a brass front plate (wappen) with the Prussian state eagle clutching a scepter and crown, over the King’s motto, “Mit Gott Für Koenig und Vaterland” (With God for King and Country, i.e. Prussia). The crown of this helmet displays a vented nickel-plated spike complete with leather liner

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