• A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako
  • A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako
  • A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako
  • A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako
  • A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako

Item #: BQ2895 -- A Late 19th C. Swiss Sapper's Shako -- $315.00

A rare pre-WWI first lieutenant's (Oberleutnant/premier lieutenant) shako with Sappers/Engineer crossed axe insignia, attributed to Sappeur-Bataillon 3 (1912). The interior is in part marked, "A .Knoll, Bern." The entire helmet and liner are in very fine original condition. Missing the pompon and federal cockade. Medium size.