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Old 21-02-21, 10:44 AM
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Default Strange collette cap

Do you know what model of cap is this? It's look a Collette with the arrow marking, just like in GS caps I know...but I have never seen before...
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Old 21-02-21, 11:21 AM
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Do you know what model of cap is this? It's look a Collette with the arrow marking, just like in GS caps I know...but I have never seen before...
British WWII ski/mountain cap, used post war as well, I have a 1943 dated and issued example with added sheepskin lining

scan is from Brian Davies seminal work
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Old 21-02-21, 11:43 AM
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The Royal Malta Artillery wore something similar in Germany in the 60's when forming part of the 1st Corps BOAR.
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Old 21-02-21, 11:52 AM
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Do you know what model of cap is this? It's look a Collette with the arrow marking, just like in GS caps I know...but I have never seen before...
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The cap badge is fake with the goggle eyed antelope.

I would suggest this is a made up piece.
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The cap badge is fake with the goggle eyed antelope.

I would suggest this is a made up piece.
The badge is fake...but the cap looks fine...dont you think?
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Old 21-02-21, 10:10 PM
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The badge is fake...but the cap looks fine...dont you think?
the cap is fine, just has a fake badge put on it, pay the price for the hat with no badge, in that condition about 20-30 imo
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Old 21-02-21, 10:33 PM
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the cap is fine, just has a fake badge put on it, pay the price for the hat with no badge, in that condition about 20-30 imo
Yes...I will try that!
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