KRIGSMARINE OFFICER OVERSEAS CAP
Nice quality, deep navy blue wool/rayon blend construction overseas cap features fold down side and back panels with gently sloping, downward scallops to the front and forward sides. The top edge of the fold down panels are trimmed in gold wire piping. The front center of the cap has a hand embroidered eagle in gold/aluminum threads on a navy blue wool base. The eagle is neatly handstitched to the cap. The front center of the fold down panels has a metallic national tri-color cockade.
The interior of the cap is fully lined in black ribbed cotton/rayon. Nicely maker (Heinrich Balke Mutzenfabrik) and size (56) marked in white ink.
Very nice and scarce cap.