30th Contemporary History Auction

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Luftwaffe unique pilot's jacket made from paratrooper smock

Luftwaffe unique pilot's jacket made from paratrooper smock

LOT 39-0046
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LOT 39-0046
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LOT 39-0046
PERIOD
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000380032
MATERIAL
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COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 39-0046
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EAN 2000000380032
Luftwaffe unique pilot's jacket made from paratrooper smock

Description

A unique Luftwaffe pilot's jacket which was period time converted from a Luftwaffe Fallschirmjäger jumping smock 1st pattern. The smock was cut and belt was added. Both zippers are still in place but only one is in working order (RAPID marked). Leutnant's flying troops shoulder boards are slipped on and attached to two buttons. An hand-embroidered officer's breast eagle was attached by hand. The press buttons are typical PRYM 6 marked once and all in working order. 

Typical khaki color cotton lining. Maker marked and "Gr. II" size marked.

Worn condition 2. Medium size. Unique.


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