CAVARLY "5th REGIMENT" OVERSEAS CAP
October 1935 pattern (M34), feldgrau wool/rayon blend construction cap with fold down side and back panels with gently sloping, downward scallops to the front and forward sides.
The front center of the cap has a bullion hand woven national eagle. The front center of the fold down panels has a hand stitched national tri-color bullion cockade.
The cap has an inverted "V" yellow soutache flanking the cockade. The soutache has been applied in the correct manner, being machine sewn in place and inserted through two small puncture holes near the bottom edge of the cap.
There's on the front side an alu skull, hand sewn. A light shadow is visible under the skull.
Alu bullion cord is still in perfect conitions. Vent grommets are in place.
The interior of the cap is fully lined in ribbed cotton/rayon with leather sweatband on the frontal area. Markings are still partially visible being the black ink faded.
A beautiful, early, overseas cap for Cavarly officer with a ver nice patina.