Lot 5355

Karl Dönitz - a car pennant as Grand Admiral

International Military History from 1919 | A89r | Live auction | 900 Lots


Second model as of 1940. Quadrangular pennant of white flag linen, on both sides the iron cross with applied national eagle of the navy superimposed over crossed marshal’s batons, the details highlighted in coloured embroidery. The edge reinforcement with spring wire and two attachment carbines. Soiled. Dimensions approx. 23.5 x 23.5 cm.
Comes with the pennant for admirals, a navy-blue triangular pennant with national eagles embroidered on both sides in golden yellow and continuous edge trim of golden swastika braiding. No interior reinforcement. Dimensions approx. 34 x 22 cm. Also a portrait postcard of Karl Dönitz.

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