21st Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1371 lots has ended on 11th March 2018. 89% of all lots sold

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Olt.Kreisel - Inf.Rgt.34 Heer field tunic

Olt.Kreisel - Inf.Rgt.34 Heer field tunic

LOT 29-0009
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Auction ended        10th March 2018  |  02:05 pm CET
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 500,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 17,5 %
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COUNTRY Germany
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LOT 29-0009
EAN 2000000252280
LOT 29-0009
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COUNTRY Germany
EAN 2000000252280
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COUNTRY Germany
LOT 29-0009
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EAN 2000000252280
Olt.Kreisel - Inf.Rgt.34 Heer field tunic

Description
Absolutely untouched early 4-pocket field tunic for a highly decorated Infanterie Oberleutnant. The tunic belonged to Oberleutnant Kreisel serving with Infanterie-Regiment 34. Please see previous lot for another field tunic to him.
 
Very early tunic which looks to have been worn as a parade tunic once. Pockets and new insignia were added by the tailor period time. Machine-attached collar tabs, officer's breast eagle correctly attached by hand.
 
All buttons period time attached with full original color. The reverse of the tunic shows the original parade buttons still in place. Three pair of loops for awards to the breast pocket. Original attached small field ribbon bar for an Iron Cross 2nd Class and an East Medal.
Infanterie-Regiment 34 Oberleutnant shoulder boards.
 
No name tag or tailor's tag however "Kreisel" named to the silk lining. 
 
No moth damage.
Condition 2+
Size M.

Condition
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