Lot 6311

An infantry regiment standard

German Historical Collectibles from 1919 onwards | A82r | Live auction | 777 Lots

Description

White silk cloth with a silver fringe on three sides. The army eagle hand-embroidered in black on both sides, its plumage highlighted in brown, its beak and talons in braided gold embroidery in a field of cream-coloured silk, surrounded by an oak leaf wreath embroidered in silver, below which the Iron Cross, with four swastikas appliquéd in the corners. The banner cloth was ripped from the flag pole by the English as spoils of war in 1945, dimensions approx. 125 x 120 cm, soiled with storage marks and losses to the fabric. Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 779 lots and starts on Friday, May 29, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 6001 - 6778. The pre-sale viewing will take place from May 21 - 24, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.