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#1 09-10-2016 17:50:00

Phil_C1971
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Registered: 08-03-2016
Posts: 3

Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Hi guys,

Can I get your expert opinion on the authenticity of this cap please? Many thanks

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-45-49.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-45-59.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-46-08.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-46-21.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-46-27.jpg

http://afrikakorps.forumcrea.com/img/avatars/afrikakorps/big/2911_photo-09-10-2016-16-47-03.jpg

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#2 10-10-2016 07:58:45

msteve21
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From: Australia
Registered: 05-12-2011
Posts: 373

Re: Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Stamping similar to some fakes I've seen on M43 caps, looks like a postwar cap with added insignia
MSteve21

Last edited by msteve21 (10-10-2016 07:59:14)

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#3 10-10-2016 23:58:10

zip3120
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Registered: 23-09-2015
Posts: 350

Re: Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Hi Phil
I am sorry but I think it is a fake.
I bought nearly 25 years ago one like this, from a London dealer.... mad
here are two pics

http://i65.tinypic.com/ictxzp.jpg

http://i64.tinypic.com/2ipxjb.jpg

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#4 11-10-2016 21:10:39

RoyA
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Registered: 16-04-2016
Posts: 39

Re: Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Definitely a fake.
Like Zip, I bought one like this in the 1990s from a London (Islington) dealer.

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#5 12-10-2016 16:23:02

don_kihotis7
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From: Cyprus
Registered: 05-09-2013
Posts: 2443

Re: Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Yeap indeed no chance for this one.


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#6 26-10-2016 09:38:13

Sebastian.V
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From: Paris
Registered: 06-04-2011
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Re: Heer M43 Cap - Real or Fake?

Agree with my friends...sorry !!!

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