Lot 4003

A Royal Australian Navy Officer Tunic

Orders and Military Collectibles from 1919 onwards | A96r | Live auction | 133 Lots

Starting Price € 300

Countdown for bids : 16 days and 22 hours left



Navy-blue wool cloth tunic, double-breasted, three pairs of gilt metal buttons with King’s Crown and anchor motif, slit waist pockets with straight flap closure. Lower sleeves each with three buttons placed horizontally for rank of Petty Officer. Collars with hand-embroidered gilt wire insignia to include King’s Crown at top, a six-pointed star with “W” in the middle and a six-pointed smaller star below, indicating Chief Petty Officer Writer, hand-applied. Upper left breast with three ribbon bars, hand-applied. Lined in black rayon with lower and upper pockets, tailor label/name tag on upper pocket. Minor damage to wool at collar and front panel.

Provenance: Dave Webster Collection.

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Condition: II Questions about the lot?

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The post-auction sale to our "Orders and Military Collectibles from 1919 onwards" auction from May 12, 2023 has already started, and will run all the way through June 23, 2023. Until then you can purchase all unsold lots at the starting price plus the buyers premium.