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Title Prussian infantry belt buckle, 1896 model
Nationality German
Period c 1914
Price £50.00

This standard buckle is the 45 mm width variety, which in 1896 replaced the earlier 50 mm width variety of 1848. It would have been worn on a russet brown leather belt at the beginning of WW1, which soon changed to black leather during the course of the war. The same thing happened with the jackboot.

There is a medium sized dent to the crown. The tag is in good shape apart from a small break at the hinge and some shrinkage, the stitching appears intact.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.

[Belt Buckles : German : 20th Century]


Received the buttons today, many thanks and I hope to be dealing again with you very soon.

S M, UK, 10.02.2009

The tipstaff arrived safe this morning, and I am very pleased with it.

J B, UK, 17.08.2005