2nd Bn.  The Black Watch Peshawar, 1906 pictures from my collection. - Page 114

2nd Bn. The Black Watch Peshawar, 1906 pictures from my collection. - Page 114

victorian Pith helmet.. The pith helmet (also known as the safari helmet, sun helmet, topee, sola topee, salacot or topi is a lightweight cloth-covered helmet made of cork or pith, typically pith from the sola, Aeschynomene aspera, an Indian swamp plant, or A. paludosa, or a similar plant. Designed to shade the wearer's head and face from the sun, pith helmets were often worn by people of European origin in the tropics, but have also been used in other contexts.

victorian Pith helmet.. The pith helmet (also known as the safari helmet, sun helmet, topee, sola topee, salacot or topi is a lightweight cloth-covered helmet made of cork or pith, typically pith from the sola, Aeschynomene aspera, an Indian swamp plant, or A. paludosa, or a similar plant. Designed to shade the wearer's head and face from the sun, pith helmets were often worn by people of European origin in the tropics, but have also been used in other contexts.

Lauren Bacall on the set of The African Queen (1951) in rolled up jeans, great sunglasses and a pith helmet!

Lauren Bacall on the set of The African Queen (1951) in rolled up jeans, great sunglasses and a pith helmet!

S018172 WAFFEN-SS FIRST PATTERN TROPICAL PITH HELMET. (Tropenhelm) BACKGROUND: Originally tropical uniforms, headgear and equipment were first developed and introduced in late 1940 and early 1941 for wear by DAK, Deutsches Afrika Korps, (German Africa Corps), army personnel serving in North Africa. As the Waffen-SS were not engaged in North Africa they were not originally included in the issue of tropical items. Regulations issued in early 1941 actually prohibited Waffen-SS personnel from…

S018172 WAFFEN-SS FIRST PATTERN TROPICAL PITH HELMET. (Tropenhelm) BACKGROUND: Originally tropical uniforms, headgear and equipment were first developed and introduced in late 1940 and early 1941 for wear by DAK, Deutsches Afrika Korps, (German Africa Corps), army personnel serving in North Africa. As the Waffen-SS were not engaged in North Africa they were not originally included in the issue of tropical items. Regulations issued in early 1941 actually prohibited Waffen-SS personnel from…

The style is reminiscent of a classic fireman's helmet. The helmet was named after M/Gen. Sir Garnet Wolseley, who developed the original pattern. We have seen many variations on the name...Wolsey, Wo

VHS-Lord Wolseley Pith Helmet

The style is reminiscent of a classic fireman's helmet. The helmet was named after M/Gen. Sir Garnet Wolseley, who developed the original pattern. We have seen many variations on the name...Wolsey, Wo

Vintage Womens Hats | VINTAGE WOMENS HAT STRAW PITH HELMET HAT WITH ANTIQUE LACE BUTTONS ...

Vintage womens hat straw pith helmet hat with antique lace buttons ribbon

Vintage Womens Hats | VINTAGE WOMENS HAT STRAW PITH HELMET HAT WITH ANTIQUE LACE BUTTONS ...

A studio portrait of Winston Churchill in tropical uniform with pith helmet, spurs and sword before a backdrop depicting the pyramids - 1898

A studio portrait of Winston Churchill in tropical uniform with pith helmet, spurs and sword before a backdrop depicting the pyramids - 1898

Vintage Safari Hat - Hard Military Style - Khaki Pith Helmet

Vintage Safari Hat - Hard Military Style - Khaki Pith Helmet

Day dreaming of a safari or love history? This vintage safari style hat has a hard inner surface, it is military style, khaki in style.

Technical reference table Generally speaking russian army fought the great war without any kind of helmets, except a little quantitative of French Adrian helmets that were given to the elite troops...

Technical reference table Generally speaking russian army fought the great war without any kind of helmets, except a little quantitative of French Adrian helmets that were given to the elite troops...

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