In olive drab wool gabardine with light blue band and piping.
Gold embroidery around the hat badge and gold embroidered Air
Force wings on the crown. Matching sky blue silk tape threaded
through the leather sweatband for the precise fit extended
only to generals. The sweat shield has the logo of TsEPK
(Moscow Ministry of Defense clothing factory) and stamped size
56 (Small, US size 7).
Excellent condition. A nice overall patina of age and very
minor service wear. Both the crown and band are completely
free of the usual moth bites or tracks. There is a bit of wear
to the sweatband and label, but both remain perfectly sound
and presentable. The impressed writing on the label is partly
worn-off but the logo can still be read, especially under the