Item Id: HS22007
Heer EM/NCO's M42 Field Cap
Field grey uniform cloth. Two grey painted pebbled buttons on front of turn-up, buttons show some rust from bad storage. Single BEVO field grey eagle and cockade machine sewn to front, eagle with some damage. Metal ventilation grommets on each side with correct crimping.
Inside has grey rayon lining which is maker marked, sizemarked and year stamped as well as depot stamp. Manufactured 1943 and size 56.
Unfortunately the cap have suffered from bad storage and have some moth hole and moth bites as seen on the photos,also holes from folding and bad storage. Cloth have also detoriated a bit from being stored under pressed. Cap was probably mint when tucked away.
Nice example even if with some slight issues!!