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Title Schutzpolizei shako cockade, Weimar era
Nationality German
Period c 1933
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This is almost certainly a late Weimar era piece on account of the 'gold', as opposed to the white colour. By 1936 most of these remains of the Weimar Republic had been absorbed by Himmler's polce state, certainly as far as police uniforms went. Even after 1936 some Feurwehr units still wore their old Land insignia on belt buckles for instance.

It is made of aluminium, with a steel support in EPNS finish. The condition is good.

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


[Militaria : Headdress : German : 20th Century]

testimonials

Just to let you know that the kokarde [cockade] arrived today. Looks great. Definitely original.

S S, Australia, 16.08.2012

Just to let you know that the bayonet arrived safely this morning by Royal Mail. I am delighted with it and it will be put to very good use at some forthcoming events.

A F, UK, 23.05.2009

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