WEHRMACHT. A STANDARD SERVICE BELT BUCKLE, BY BERG & NOLTE, C. 1942

Germany, Wehrmacht. A Standard Service Belt Buckle, by Berg & Nolte, c. 1942


(Wehrmacht Koppelschloss für Mannschaften). Constructed of stamped olive-drab steel; the obverse with a raised field with a German national eagle clutching a mobile swastika, surrounded by the inscription “GOTT MIT UNS” (German - God with us) on the top half, with a laurel wreath tied together at the base via a ribbon on the bottom half; with a soldered catch and a double-prong spring bar; marked “B&N-42” for “Berg & Nolte” on the reverse; measuring 63 mm (w) x 48 mm (h); with a black leather tab - marked with the mark of “Berg & Nolte”, with the date “1942”; in overall virtually mint condition.


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