Tel: 1 (905) 634-3848

Text: 1 (905) 906-3848

Purveyors of Authentic Militaria

  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle
  • An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle

Item: G19912

An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle

Hammer Price:

Bid History

$201
1

Time Remaining:

Buyer's Premium  

eMedals proudly ships worldwide, see our shipping information

What's a max bid?

Your maximum bid should be the highest amount you're willing to pay for an item.

Your entered maximum bid will not be disclosed to the seller or other auction participants at any point.

Max bidding example:

If the current auction price is $100 dollars and you place a maximum bid of $120 dollars, the system will bid $101 dollars on your behalf.

If no other participant places a bid, you win that auction lot for $101 dollars.

If another auction participant places a bid of $110 dollars, the system will subsequently place a bid of $111 dollars on your behalf. The system will continue to bid in $1.00 dollar increments until your maximum bid of $120 dollars is exceeded.

If another auction participant places a bid for $125 dollars, the auction lot price will display $121 dollars having exceeded your previously submitted maximum bid by $1.00 dollar.

Buyer's Premium

All bids are subject to a Buyer's Premium which is in addition to the placed successful bid. The following rate of Buyer's Premium will be added to the Hammer Price of each Lot that you purchase:

Twenty-Two Percent (22%) of the Hammer Price

An Early First War German War Effort Belt with Buckle

An unusual buckle with crimped belt attachment point and sliding bar; produced in the early stages of the war in stamped brass with stamped nickel centre, reverse is unmarked, insignia illustrating a Wilhelm II Iron Cross in the centre, surrounded by the inscription "FELDZUG GEG (Gegen) FRANKREICH, RUSSLAND, ENGLAND U.S.W. (Und So Weiter) 1914" (Campaign Against France, Russia, England, Et cetera 1914), buckle attached to the belt via one large and two small prongs, buckle measuring 47.5 mm x 62.7 mm, belt with a smooth finished brown upper and raw underside, belt measuring 44 mm x 1,070 mm, light contact and spotting on the buckle, light crazing and wear on the belt from active use, near extremely fine.

Footnote: These white belts where also used by the SS LAH for parade and honor guards. Most have not survived as they were used after the war till they were discarded. From the collection of approximately 900 German buckles accumulated by John R. Angolia, who start collecting buckles, belts and brocades from 1944 until around 1990; most of the buckles were obtained from the American and German veterans; most of these buckles present a core of Angolia’s book “Belt Buckles & Brocades of the Third Reich”, published in 2001.

Back To Top