Finnish Army M/36 field cap. Original, issued. Letter delivery.
Original, issued and gray, there no such thing as wrong sized gear, only wrong sized men.
M/36 cap has been in use from its adoption to Finnish army in 1936, there is countless modifications, versions, material changes and colors of the M/36 ( M/52 ,M/58, M/61, M/65....), but all were known as M/36.
These caps are 1960...1990 version of the same headgear, manufactured by the government uniform factory ( VPU ) or any of the contractors.
The cap is made of thick uniform canvas, the sides of the cap can be opened to protect ears and neck, the cap has a place for the cap badge.
All have some signs of wear, some are in very nice condition, some are worn, some may have a cockade on its place.
The visors are different in length, Most caps have plastic buttons. Canvas may have different gray hue.
Great piece for those who wish to have ww2 type Finnish uniform cap.
M/36 has a nickname it is called "blood scoop"
Size is army standard, the cap may have been loosened from use. Measurement should be taken one finger width above ears in cm.
Best available is delivered
Since these are wrinkled anyway, letter is viable delivery option, the cap is flattened to a standard letter size box, it is possible to iron the back to smooth surface.