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Political Leader Tunic for a Kreis Abschnittsleiter, Embroidered Collar Tabs

  Lot # 019
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  • Lot # 019
  • System ID # 518723
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Description

High quality Political Leader's Tunic tailored of golden brown gaberdine with post 1938 type insignia. The collar tabs are for Kreis Abschnittsleiter with hand embroidered eagles and oak leaves on chocolate brown velvet with white piping. Collar is white piped with some damage to the piping as shown in the images. The armband represents an administrative Leiter eines Amtes with flat woven oak leaves top and bottom and white piping. Loops for 3 badges on the breast pocket, as well as a 4 ribbon bar, which is included with the tunic (although it's unknown whether or not it was worn by the original wearer of the tunic.  Correct gilt eagle and swastika buttons throughout. The interior is lined with golden brown artificial silk and the RZM cloth label in the interior pocket indicates 'Bluse aus Gaberdin für Politische Leiter'. The tunic shows normal use and age and has survived in excellent condition.