Lot 11714

A WW II uniform ensemble for a staff officer in the Imperial Japanese Army

Orders & Military Collectibles from 1919 onwards | O91r | Online auction | 777 Lots

Hammer price € 960

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Description

Visor cap for officers of black wool cloth trimmed with golden flat cord, lacquered front visor, on the forehead an embossed sun symbol (traces of silver plating), chinstrap of patent leather on gilt buttons with blossom in relief, green, silky lining embossed with "Mobokuma" in gold, sweatband of black patent leather. Comes with a feather plume in a separate cardboard case. Elegant, double-breasted uniform tunic of black wool cloth with gold buttons (blossom motif), the sleeves elaborately trimmed in gold, gold embroidery on the collar, black stitched lining with label "Tdoi Tokio Japan". Furthermore, a pair of trousers of black wool cloth with red lateral stripes. Also a parade sash of silk rep striped in white and red, a leather belt, a golden sword knot and a pair of shoulder boards in the original packaging. Leather carrying case (handle torn on one side). Slightly damaged in places, traces of age. Beautifully preserved, rare ensemble.

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General Information

The auction starts on Friday, Feb. 4, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 11001 - 11778. The pre-sale view will take place from 26 - 29 Jan. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).