Two very nice buckles Ivan, rare and in outstanding condition, top find mate
Great buckles, You should have no problem finding a buyer when your ready. The second one is a Sieper. I have a tabbed example.
Last edited by kirby; 08-30-2016 at 09:17 PM.
Here the flyer for the new product from Wilhelm Schröder, being the upper buckle from post 1.
The procedure is known as "Spritzguss". I also do have the flyer for the army buckle, which mentions
it as "Leichtmetall-Spritzguss".
Here for the army buckle, which is dated November 26, 1936:
And the three forms as made by this concen, according the new procedure.
They also made on for fire-brigades with article-number 7071/45. It is
nice to see the concern used the expression "Wehrheer" and "Wehrflieger".
I hope one day names for manufacturers are written correctly (not Seiper, but Sieper).
"Wir sollen auch unser Leben für die Brüder lassen" (1.Joh.3.16):
zum Gedächtnis Wilhelm Schenk. Er starb fürs Vaterland am 13. Juni 1916