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Luftwaffe German Cross in gold winner's grouping

Lot 36-1203

Auction ended: March 10, 2019
Starting price: € 900,00
Bidding has ended on this item.
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Luftwaffe grouping to a Feldwebel serving with Geschwader "General Wever" as an observer. Untouched grouping to a German Gross in gold winner as proven by his 1957-type miniature medal bar.

This grouping is available on the market for the first time.


Luftwaffe Observer's Badge. Zinc wreath. Silvered eagle, made from Cupal. The eagle is not riveted as usual but soldered. Lovely patina. A badge with "character".
Please note: This type of Steinhauer & Lück made badges are thought to be made in early postwar times! 

1939 Iron Cross 1st Class. "L/59" maker marked. Three-part construction. Iron core. Original black paint. In its LDO case of issue. The top is separated from the bottom. Signs of use.

Luftwaffe Squadron Clasp for Kampfflieger in gold with hanger. Zinc. Rests of the gilding present.
Please note: This type of Souval made clasps are thought to be made in early postwar times! 

Luftwaffe Squadron Clasp for Kampfflieger in silver. Tombak. Silver finish.

1957-type 7-place miniature medal bar. Please note the German Cross in gold.

"DSB" German Sports Badge in bronze. Cloth type. Postwar.


Luftwaffe Geschwader "General Wever" cuff title. EM/NCO type. Dark blue wool ribbon. Machine-embroidered letters in a white cotton thread. Full length. The ends still are sewn together. No moth damage.

A set of three pairs of Luftwaffe flying troops shoulder boards. Ranks: Unteroffizier and Feldwebel. Slip-on type. The Feldwebel shoulder boards are slightly mismatched. 

Luftwaffe NCO breast eagle. 1st pattern. Also worn by officers.

Luftwaffe officer's breast eagle. 2nd pattern. Hand-embroidered. Taken off a tunic.

Two Luftwaffe sleeve rank insignia. Rank: Unteroffizier. Worn on the summer flight suite.

A nice grouping in good condition!

Including a period time metal case for storage.



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