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I couldn't make it to the SOS...

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    ...so I had the SOS come to me!
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    This one is a pre-war, unissued stonemint Signals visor:
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    Cap is definately pre-war. I would say circa 1936-37. It lacks a full sattelform, and has the earlier frosted eagle:
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    The wreath is almost like white gold:
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    and it is an absolute beauty!

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    The yellow piping is so bright, you almost gotta wear shades:
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    No mothing whatsoever to the wool:
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    Hat is made by a mom 'n pop maker--no logo whatsoever. Only hint of age is the yellowing to the sweatdiamond (which is starting to pull from the liner). Sweatband is as supple as the day it was made:
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    So, in summary, these "no-name" visors can be just as nice (if not nicer) than those produced by the "big boys"--mom n' pop put a lot more time, effort and care into making their caps!
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    A Time-Warp artifact ! One wonders how one has survived in this condition. -Congrats !

    -wagner-

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