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Rare Far East command pith helmet in Early bowler style.

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–Rare  Far East command pith helmet in Early  bowler style. The material is in khaki with a scarce cloth badge to the far east command on the side with the shield and the red cross of saint George flanked by golden wings/sunburst (see pictures). Comes complete with leather sweatband on the inside and original paper size label stating 6 ¾ and underneath this 55. When you lift up the sweatband there is a pencilled serial nr 639637 (?). Faded liner and makerslabel ‘The Canal , Helmet, Real Pith, Sunproof, Expressly styled for ??? . Eskandarany, Port Said, Specially, Made in India. Complete with leather chinstrap. 1 brass eyelet is present (3 are missing). Overall condition is dirty and fairly battered with some tears and inkstains (see pictures). Salty look but still a scarce item.

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 19 July, 2012.