42nd Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1728 lots has ended on 2nd May 2021. 86% of all lots sold

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Uffz. Hofbauer - Luftwaffe flying troops summer visor cap (photo proofed)

Uffz. Hofbauer - Luftwaffe flying troops summer visor cap (photo proofed)

LOT 52-0265
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Auction ended        1st May 2021  |  04:56 pm CEST
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 600,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 22,50 %
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
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LOT 52-0265
EAN 2000000537160
LOT 52-0265
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
EAN 2000000537160
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
MAKER
WEIGHT
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
LOT 52-0265
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000537160
MAKER
WEIGHT
Germany 1918 - 1945
Uffz. Hofbauer - Luftwaffe flying troops summer visor cap (photo proofed)


Description

Luftwaffe white summer visor cap to Unteroffizier Heinz Hofbauer along with a period time photo proof printed on an porcelain grave picture. Hofbauer has served with "Feld-Regiment der Luftwaffe 3". 
His blue visor cap is also available in this catalogue.

Well worn visor cap with first pattern aluminum cap insignia. Signs of wear and age as well as some staining and spots to the white removable top. 
Minor moth bites to the yellow piping and blue cloth.
Sweat-band in good condition. Fine silk lining with a cracked celluloid diamond marked "Max Lindner".

Size 56.

Porcelain picture which was mounted on his gravestone. Height: 10cm
The position of the chin strap buckle are not exactly the but the strap is a little loose which means it is not as fastened as on the photo.


Condition
2-