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Luftwaffe life vest to M-581 commander

Luftwaffe life vest to M-581 commander

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Online bidding open from        7th November – 15th November 2020
STARTING PRICE
650,00
GBP 589,67
USD 769,08
650
BUYER’S PREMIUM: 22,5 %
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
LOT
EAN 2000000488028
LOT
PERIOD 4
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000488028
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000488028
Luftwaffe life vest to M-581 commander

Description

Untouched Luftwaffe fighter pilot's life vest which was issued to the commander of Minensucher 581. It is "Kmdt. M581" named with red color to the reverse.

The vest was never available on the market and was found in a barn in summer 2020.

A classic Luftwaffe vest with "Schwimmveste" depot tag showing several nubers including an "Fl-number" and the maker's mark which is "bwz".

All straps, the moth piece and the bottle are still in place. Complete!
Uncleaned and still dusty.

Important: No airmail overseas shipping with bottle due to continuous problems with airport security. 


Condition
2-