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    US Army Model 1881 Cavalry Officers Dress Helmet Cavalry officers helmet with yellow yak hair plume and gold bullion twisted cords. Missing the front eagle plate and side buttons. The cork body is soft in places but holds its shape well. High leather sweatband with string adjustment and top silk lining show minimal wear. Leather visor trim shows moderate cracking and wear from service use. Very uncommon helmet certainly worthy of restoration.

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    June, 2011
    25th Saturday
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