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Hermann Potthoff Visor

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    Hi everyone, just got this Hermann Potthoff Muetzenfabrik of Coesfeld Visor in from Germany...Looks good to me,but ive heard these have been faked..any help would be appreciated
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    Good one--looks like the Officer cut off the flap to cover the vent holes in winter. Does it have the cut-outs on the side of the wreath?
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    Thanks Stonemint Your opinion is always valued,as are all of the amazing headgear you post...No it doesnt have any on the sides of the wreath, the wreath is a loose fit,seems to have been fitted that way

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    here's mine for comparison, with the flap still on............good cap for your collection !

    cheers

    Tony

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    great cap.

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    In the thread "the Rosetta Stone" etc. post 27 you can see a leaflet from Potthoff about this Frischluft-system.
    They were the only ones who made caps with this system! Now you may understand the leaflet.......I did upload the leaflet for
    this thread also.
    Note the same DRGM-number, to be found upon the leaflet and in the inner of the sweat-ciamond. Potthoff was a so-called
    Allein-Hersteller!

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    Are they a rare hat? i think its only the second ive seen

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    Nice !

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    Quote by bboywizard View Post
    Are they a rare hat? i think its only the second ive seen
    No, not rare, but not a common find, especially the ones with the Frischluft system in place.
    IMO, they are one of the unsung makers of the TR era.
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    I like the strange ones..Thank you everyone for your help..Stonemint your knowledge is unsurpassed

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