Apologies for this delayed reply, and thank you for the additional information Spandau. It is greatly appreciated.
The kicker with my hat is its provenance, I think there may be a bit more to this. However, it will possibly go unanswered since the source passed away a very long time ago.
Thanks again gents, I'll be back with other things to share in the future.
11-13-2014 05:12 PM
mchap, sorry about the hat, but welcome to the forum.
The Weimar era is one of the most neglected eras of military collecting, and we try to rectify that here.
We look forward to your contributions....
Here is another 1919 RH field cap courtesy of my cross-town friend: