PickelHaube 1889 PreuBen Kuras-Brass AH-6035-B
The PickelHaube 1889 PreuBen Kuras -Brass. The PickelHaube (German for
Pickel, Point and Haube, a general word for headwear) was a Prussian
spiked helmet worn by German military, firefighters, and police in the
19th century. The basic infantry Pickelhaube was made of hardened leather, given a glossy-black finish, and reinforced with a metal trim and included a detachable metal spike. Our brass version of this Pickelhaube was worn mainly by cuirassiers and was sometimes referred to as lobstertail helmets by allied forces due to their distinctive curved neck guard. Includes a helmet liner. Internal circumference approximately 25 inches.