Herr Peiper, see here for full explanation... http://warrelics.eu/forum/imperial-g...-please-27862/ at a couple of pounds an absolute bargain, keep it !
prost ! Steve.
"The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)
hi steve thanks for the link, interesting to read about it, mine is not quite in as nice cndition as the one on your link but you have pursuaded me to keep it, i dont usually collect ww1 items, usually i only collect ww2 german items but it seems a nice item, thanks a lot