30th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1457 lots has ended on 21st July 2019. 82% of all lots sold

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Major Oppermann - personal field tunic

Major Oppermann - personal field tunic

LOT 39-0006
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Auction ended        20th July 2019  |  02:03 pm CEST
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 600,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 17,5 %
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COUNTRY Deutschland
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LOT 39-0006
EAN 2000000392257
LOT 39-0006
PERIOD
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000392257
MATERIAL
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PERIOD
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 39-0006
MATERIAL
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EAN 2000000392257
Major Oppermann - personal field tunic

Description

According to our consignor, this tunic originally came with the document grouping of Major Heinz Oppermann. Oppermann was awarded the German Cross in Gold on 1.12.1941. See next lot for his document grouping as well as more information on his service time.

Heer privately purchased field tunic designed like an M36 tunic. Pionier-Batallion 72 insignia for a Hauptmann. Machine-attached collar tabs (postwar attached), hand-attached shoulder board with cyphers showing excellent gilding.

Fine silk lining with a "Bulag München" tailor's tag. No name tag. Hand-attached breast eagle (postwar).

Loops for several awards to both breast pockets including a German Cross in gold and a Close Combat Clasp.
Hand-attached Krim Shield with original cloth backing.

Minor signs of wear. No damage. Condition 1-2. Medium size.

Please note that there is no final proof this tunic belonged to Hauptmann Oppermann.


Condition
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