Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Imperial German Prussian Enlisted Garde Dragoon Regiment 1 Spiked Helmet. An interesting helmet and worthy of proper restoration. The leather body is crushed at the crown. The gilded-brass cruciform base is mounted to the helmet via four round-head studs (one replaced with a silver example). The spike measures approximately 4 ½" tall and the base is decorated with attractive pearling. The large eagle front plate is affixed to the helmet via two threaded lugs and retaining nuts. No additional holes are present. The silver guard star is separately applied to the eagle's breast. The leather-backed, slightly convex chinscales are mounted to the helmet by two rosettes. Both cockades are present but are reversed. The liner is an Uhlan style, with fourteen short, squared off leather fingers. The exterior of the helmet has some light crazing, scuffs, and the crushed crown as previously mentioned. A helmet with much potential and easily restored.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 408

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 October 27 Musical Instruments - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $640,615