WWII German Luftwaffe Pith Helmet- This is the desirable brownish-green cloth type. There is some discoloration and wear from use. The leather trim around the brim is in very good condition. The tricolor shield is original to this hat. The Luftwaffe eagle is an original piece, but we feel has been replaced on this cap. It is produced in tombak, and is a stunningly beautiful piece! The chin strap is missing. The underside of the brim is finished in the same material as the exterior. The dome is finished in red cloth which has discoloration, fading, and wear from use. The leather sweat band is fully intact. There is some discoloration and wear from use. It is embossed with a maker logo. The underside of the sweatband is ink stamped with the number 68. The helmet is a size 57. A bargain price!