A Complete Ortsgruppe Level SA Uniform
A Complete Ortsgruppe Level SA Uniform - This is a complete SA uniform aquired from Germany in 2011. All items which include tunic, shirt, tie, visor, trousers, belt & boots belonged to a single individual. Tunic: This tunic, with hand stritched collar tabs and armband shows typical signs of period use including wear zones on the cuffs and collar. The interior right pannel exhibits staining. There is no visible or significant damage. The tabs are 1936-38 type, which help date this set. The shirt again shows signs of use with some soiling. The tie is clean. Visor: This fine quality cap has three rows of blue piping, with the body of the cap fabricated from a tan wool, featuring the classic high peak and rounded saddle-shaped sides. It has a brown velvet and around its circumference, which supports a two-piece insignia set. The visor is in dear brown vulcanfibre with a gilt bullion cord above, in two rows, knotted in the appropriate-style on the sides and held in position via pebbled gilt posts on both sides. The underside of the visor is synthetic and finished in tan. The tan sweatband is leather and shows extensive use and wear. The dome itself has an off-yellow rayon liner, with a clear moisture shield, with the owner's tag present. The cap has experienced light mothing and soiling. Quality workmanship, period look. Trousers: Minimal wear with only a single button broken. Boots: Showing period wear that has caused the leather to flake in areas, fine. The belt is a fine example of a Political Leaders belt and buckle in the wide belt version at approximately 60mm ( 2.5");the reddish-tan leather surface is in very good condition, with moderate wear, minor spots in places, and is in very fine condition. Marked RZM and M4 /87 in gilt aluminum. Extremely fine.