40th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1536 lots has ended on 15th November 2020. 90% of all lots sold

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Depot Grafenreuth - Waffen-SS ski low ankle boots - "SS42"

Depot Grafenreuth - Waffen-SS ski low ankle boots - "SS42"

LOT 50-0009
SOLD
Auction ended        14th November 2020  |  02:05 pm CET
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 300,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 22,50 %
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
LOT 50-0009
EAN 2000000512921
LOT 50-0009
PERIOD 4
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000512921
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 50-0009
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000512921
Depot Grafenreuth - Waffen-SS ski low ankle boots - "SS42"

Description

Fantastic Waffen-SS EM/NCO ski boots which are available on the market for the first time. They were never issued and found at a farm near Flossenbürg. It is a known fact that the military storehouse "Außenlager Grafenreuth" near Flossenbürg was plundered by locals straight after the war. Sometimes, original gear and uniforms still turns up at farms in the area. This pair of boots was found when opening the wooden floor of a farmhouse about 10 years ago. They were never cleaned or polished and are exactly as found!

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Textbook low ankle boots from brown leather. Zize markings as well as ink "SS 42" stamps to the side. "44" "11" size markings to the leather sole as well as a PIVEČKA maker's mark and aother "SS42" depot stamp. 
Complete nails!
No laces.

Fox markings and dust which will clean off easily. Never cleaned and exactly as found. Flexible leather!

Sole length: 31,5cm.


Condition
1-2