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Article about: I bought this unmarked Heer buckle recently. It appears to be steel and has been painted in a blue color. There are no markings on it. There was no leather tag with it. Thus I believe that i

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    I bought this unmarked Heer buckle recently. It appears to be steel and has been painted in a blue color. There are no markings on it. There was no leather tag with it. Thus I believe that it is a late war production item. The dealer who sold it to me stated that it was a Marine coastal artillery buckle. Would this be correct, or would regular Wehrmacht troops have also been issued with a buckle in this color? I really like this buckle, but note that the swastika has uneven length arms, also the two 'Ts' in GOTT are not the same. Is it a genuine buckle or a copy? Thanks for any help.

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    Buckle is fine, made by C W Motz & Co Brandenburg, here is a tabbed example for comparison
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    Ben

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    Thanks very much for the info, Ben, much appreciated.

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    Alex, your welcome
    Ben

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    BTW for reference there is also Schmole & Comp and J C Maedicke which are very similar buckles (Motz & Maedicke probably same firm at some point) I have posted pics of both for interest first up J C Maedicke
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Blue Heer buckle   Blue Heer buckle  

    Blue Heer buckle   Blue Heer buckle  

    Ben

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    Finally Schmole & Comp
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Blue Heer buckle   Blue Heer buckle  

    Blue Heer buckle  
    Ben

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