Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Opinion on ss tunic real/fake?

Article about: hi guys i found this SS tunic for sale on a dealers site and wonder if this is too good to be true being an original piece...its description is below 1939-45 Waffen-SS "Reed green"

  1. #1

    Default Opinion on ss tunic real/fake?

    hi guys i found this SS tunic for sale on a dealers site and wonder if this is too good to be true being an original piece...its description is below
    1939-45 Waffen-SS "Reed green" Herringbone twill summer/fatigue tunic. Unusual variant. 5 pebbled steel button front, hook & eye closure to fall collar. Un-pleated patch pockets to chest & skirt with straight flaps. Stamp inside below plain white label "P.P Berlin 68" (or similar) on inside pocket. Machine, zig-zag stitch applied bevo silk SS- sleeve eagle & cotton Bevo "Langmarck" cuff title to left sleeve. Collar tabs of Bevo "silver" SS. Runes (R/H side) & plain black (L/H side). Shoulder straps (of detachable type) of black, white piped with field grey backing. Award loops to chest & on L/H pocket. Repairs to rears on skirt. Insignia appears original, but an unusual Waffen-SS variant tunic possibly manufactured from captured enemy stocks. VGC
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Click image for larger version. 

Name:	ss1.jpg 
Views:	251 
Size:	92.6 KB 
ID:	246487   Click image for larger version. 

Name:	ss3.jpg 
Views:	159 
Size:	127.9 KB 
ID:	246485  

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	ss2.jpg 
Views:	140 
Size:	92.7 KB 
ID:	246486   Click image for larger version. 

Name:	ss4.jpg 
Views:	126 
Size:	128.2 KB 
ID:	246488  


  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement
    Join Date
    Always
    Location
    Advertising world
    P
    Many
     

  3. #2

    Default Re: Opinion on ss tunic real/fake?

    no expert but it just looks like a fake to me and saying "possibly manufactured from captured enemy stocks" he can claim he doen't know if its fake or not

    tom

  4. #3

    Default Re: Opinion on ss tunic real/fake?

    Quote by talltom View Post
    no expert but it just looks like a fake to me and saying "possibly manufactured from captured enemy stocks" he can claim he doen't know if its fake or not

    tom
    yeah i cant understand how certain dealers dont give a rats and say something is real or not...its not fair on uneducated new collectors...

  5. #4

    Default Re: Opinion on ss tunic real/fake?

    The whole thing is bad from top to bottom.

    The "Langemarck" cuff title was never made in Bevo machine woven format either....

    Cheers, Ade.

Similar Threads

  1. 10-03-2011, 03:19 PM
  2. Ss panzer tunic question real or fake

    In SS Uniforms and insignia
    09-13-2011, 05:15 AM
  3. SS camo tunic, real or fake?

    In SS Uniforms and insignia
    09-09-2010, 11:09 PM
  4. Fire Police Tunic Real or Fake

    In Deutsche Polizei forum
    08-18-2010, 10:47 PM
  5. SS camo tunic SS-BW marked real or fake

    In SS Uniforms and insignia
    06-15-2010, 07:56 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •