Original WWII German Police Hat Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Roughly, 1 3/4″, (4.4cm), tall, 1 1/4″, (3.2cm), wide, first pattern, (Circa April 1934-June 1936), two piece, die stamped alloy construction, police visor cap eagle with a frosted silvery/white washed finish. The nicely detailed, left facing eagle features extended, tapered, pointed tip, wings and is clutching a canted swastika in it’s talons. The eagle is braze mounted on an embossed, vertically oval, laurel leaf wreath with the eagles wings extending beyond the outer edges of the wreath and has a roughly, 1 3/4″, (4.4cm), wingspan. The detailing includes feathering to the wings, veins to the laurel leafs and a subtly pebbled field to the swastika. The insignia retains about 80% of it’s frosted silvery/white washed finish with small spots of wear to the base alloy and moderate age tarnish and some minor verdigris spotting. One of the eagle’s wings appears to have a solder repair where it overlaps the wreath. The reverse of the insignia is a mirror image of the obverse and both soldered attachment prongs are missing . The eagle has no visible manufacturer’s markings. . Nice WWII period Police Cap Eagle captured by an U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.