36th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1476 lots has ended on 19th April 2020. 89% of all lots sold

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Heer Kav.Rgt.18 uniform grouping - Rittmeister

Heer Kav.Rgt.18 uniform grouping - Rittmeister

LOT 46-0023
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Auction ended        18th April 2020  |  02:14 pm CEST
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 900,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 22,50 %
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
LOT 46-0023
EAN 2000000461014
LOT 46-0023
PERIOD 4
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000461014
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 46-0023
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000461014
Heer Kav.Rgt.18 uniform grouping - Rittmeister

Description

Uniform grouping of a Rittmeister (Hauptmann) serving with Kavallerie-Regiment 18. 

Elegant field tunic with two lower angular pockets. Period time attached shoulder boards and collar tabs. Postwar re-attached officer's breast eagle. 
Fine silk lining. All buttons complete and originally attached. 

Two pair of award loops. Period time attached and with clear signs of wear and patina. A Wound Badge in black still comes with that tunic.

Only a few moth holes. Good condition. Medium size.

Well worn officer's riding breeches. Very soft leather backing. Complete with all buttons and straps. No moth damage. The seam of cross point has opened when removing this pair from a mannequin. It can be easily closed again.
Waist: 74cm. Length: 96cm.

Heer Kavallerie officer's visor cap made by EREL. Originally attached hand-embroidered wreath badge with "Frischluft" cockade. Early tombak metal cap badge. 

Fine silk lining. "EREL SONDERKLASSE" maker marked to the intact celluloid diamond. "Hans Dürbeck" seller's marked. EREL marked to the sweat-band, too.
A few repaired moth holes to the green cap band. Size 56.

Officer's leather belt. 110cm long. Including the shoulder strap. Soft leather. 

Unknown leather pistole holster and with empty magazin.

Officer's leather boots. Soft leather.
Sole length: 29cm. Height: 44cm.

Two period time boot tools. One original horse-related  knife.

 


Condition
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