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All artifacts in the section are from the Gettysburg Museum of History’s collection/archives. Everything is 100% authentic we carry only authentic artifacts in this section. All have been authenticated by The Gettysburg Museum of History. We offer museum documentation on all artifacts and relics sold by us. You will receive a document verifying the items authenticity. All money raised by the sale of artifacts helps to maintain the Gettysburg Museum of History. When you buy from us you are buying from one of the most trusted names in Historic artifacts.

  • Original WWII Cased German Iron Cross First Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Iron Cross First Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. 1939 pattern, die struck, three piece, iron and alloy construction Pattée style cross with a single piece iron core and a two piece alloy frame. The obverse of the award features an embossed, central, canted, swastika with re-institution date, "1939", to the bottom arm. The swastika is in nice high relief while the date is somewhat lower. The plain reverse of the award has a solid, soldered hinge, a broad, thick, tapered, vertical, pin and catch all intact.  Maker marked number L/56 maker Funcke & Brüninghaus . The cross comes housed in a 70mm square, 22mm thick, wood and pressed cardboard construction issue case with a simulated, grained, black leather covering. The case is a scarce "LDO" marked version. The lid of the case has become detached from the box.   One of the great classic combat awards of Germany. First class version is about 10x more rare than the 2nd class version (a higher award).   Good condition used example showing some of the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. Don't miss this one! A  very nice Iron Cross!  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German West Wall Medal With Envelope (Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen) Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German West Wall Medal (Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen) Certified.  The West Wall Medal was instituted by Adolf Hitler on August 2nd 1939 to recognize military personnel, including civilian employees, who assisted in the planning, construction or defence of German fortifications on the western border. Die struck, tombac construction medal with a bronze wash is in the form of a roughly, 41mm tall, 32mm wide, vertical oval with embossed, oak-leaf wreath edging encompassing a smooth field with an embossed national eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted swastika in its talons, positioned above a crossed spade and sword which are in turn positioned above a pillbox to the obverse. The reverse also has the embossed, oak-leaf wreath edging which encompasses embossed, Latin script, "Für Arbeit zum Schutze Deutschlands", (For Work on the Defenses of Germany), on a smooth background field. The medal loop and the ribbon suspension ring are both intact. Included is an original piece of rayon ribbon. Comes with original issue envelope. Has some light creasing to envelope (see photo). Good condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Offer is for one (1) Western Wall Medal  as pictured with envelope.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German WAR MERIT CROSS 1ST CLASS, 1939 WITH SWORDS Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German WAR MERIT CROSS 1ST CLASS, 1939 WITH SWORDS Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. The War Merit Cross was instituted by Adolf Hitler on October 18TH 1939, in two classes with both classes issued, with and without swords, for award to military personnel and civilians, including females and foreigners, for exemplary service and/or bravery in Germany’s war effort, in a non-combatant role. The addition of swords to the award signified bravery while awards without swords were bestowed for service. Die struck, alloy construction bravery award with silver finish is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by an oak-leave wreath to the obverse. The swords, indicating bravery, emanated upwards between the arms of the cross. The background field of the obverse centerpiece is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The plain, reverse has a soldered, solid style hinge, a broad, tapered, vertical pin and soldered catch all intact. The reverse of the pin is well marked with the impressed manufacturer’s numerical code, "4", indicating manufacture by  Steinhauer & Luck of Lüdenscheid.  in overall in good condition. In typical U.S. Veteran bring-back  condition. Brought home by a U.S.  solider.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers

  • Original WWII German Hitler Youth Arm Band With RZM Tag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Hitler Youth Arm Band Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified.  A, 18cm x 11.5cm, bevo-woven  construction, red cotton blend  armband, with a central, 25mm wide, white horizontal stripe, with a white diamond with a bevo woven black  swastika. The armband's vertical seam is to the reverse.  Still has the original paper RZM tag. Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good  condition uniform removed.  One of the classic desirable collector's items  from the third Reich in used but good condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Great armband  don't miss it!

  • Original Outstanding WWII German Desk Award For Shooting Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original Outstanding WWII German Desk Award For Shooting Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History.This  Desk Plaque (or possibly a paperweight) is a most interesting decorative item. It consists of a whitr piece of marble which is 5 inches by 4 inches, and about 1/2 inch thick. The marble has some nice  veining in it, giving it a good look. Marble is in great condition no chipping. The Silver metal eagle is very nice a little loose but firmly attached. Has an engraved plaque with date (1940).   and retains 95% of the original finish. Some pencil written of the bottom (possible history) hard to read. A great very heavy, high quality piece. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Great items don't miss it!

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    Original WWII Era NSDAP (Nazi) Party Funeral Sash Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $175.00
    Original WWII Era NSDAP (Nazi) Party Funeral Sash Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Sash measures 200cm x 17cm. Red, ersatz paper/rayon production. It features a red background , with, to its center,  white disk within which is a black mobile swastika. The opposite side has a sewn on mobile swastika in black on a white background.  Wire fringe to the bottom. Excellent uncut example! Typical storage wear, good condition some wrinkles.   Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Shipped rolled.

  • Original WWII Era German NSDAP (NSBO 1933 Pattern) Nazi Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original  WWII Era German  Nazi Party Flag Certified. Flag is made of red wool with white sewn cotton circle with “square” black sewn swastika with black patch in top corner with chain stitched white letters with “N.S.B.O. - Betriebszelle - E.A.M – Betriebsverw. – Felsberg” with white butting on one end, the metal rings have been cut off, flag is double sided. Flag is about 44-1/2 inches wide and about 52-1/2 long. Flag has  moth damage to the red wool, the white butting is also a little lose in some spots see  photos. This is a very early flag with a lot of age but should still display nice.This flag is  A good quality version and one of the better displayable  sizes  for the most  discriminating and cultivated collector. Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S  Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very desirable size  an outstanding  example. Don't miss this one!  RARE, EARLY!  Museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • Original WWII Era German NSDAP Nazi Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original  WWII Era German  Nazi Party Flag Certified. A standard ,arge  Cloth  banner  type flag. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning “well being”), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  In  good condition single sided  29"/69" standard cotton bunting style material with separate sewn white disk and screened swastika.   Has 4 grommets for vehicle identification. A fantastic piece of WWII history . in good condition bright red no fading with Very minor storage wear  otherwise good!  This flag is  A good quality version and one of the better displayable  sizes  for the most  discriminating and cultivated collector. Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S  Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very desirable size  in good condition an outstanding  example. Don't miss this one!  Scarce in this size. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • Original WWII Deluxe Nazi German Muti-Piece Construction Armband With RZM Tag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII  Super Deluxe Nazi German Multi-Piece Construction  Armband With RZM Tag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A U.S. vet bring back in  good condition. Some light wear storage excellent condition uniform removed (see photos).  Deluxe version of the Nazi  Arm Band.  The most recognizable pieces of insignia associated with the Nazi regime is the swastika armband. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning "well being"), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  A  high quality wool cloth materiel. approximately 9cm diameter  cloth rayon blend white disk, and high quality multi-piece  swastika. Has the original paper RZM tag still attached (see photos).  . A nice high quality example.   A very good earlier example. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S  Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. You wanted the best this is it. Do not miss this one! OUTSTANDING!

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    Original WWII Era German NSDAP (Nazi Party) Cloth Parade Pennant Type Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $69.00
    Original WWII Era German NSDAP (Nazi Party) Cloth Parade Pennant Type Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning “well being”), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  In  good condition double sided   6.5″/10″ standard cotton bunting style material with screened  swastika.    A fantastic piece of WWII history  .In good condition with Very minor storage wear  no fading  (see photos) one side has a few scuffs and marks and small stain.  some minor holes. This flag is  A standard quality version.  Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very displayable  size  in good condition an outstanding  example.Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.  Don’t miss it!

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    Original German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze With Original Issue Envelope Certified

    $89.00
    Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze With Original  Issue Envelope. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a bronze wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of long original ribbon is also included. Still packaged in it's original issue paper envelope. Excellent condition  with some storage age expected issues some bends in the paper envelope.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII Era German Social Welfare Red Cross Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $95.00
    Original WWII Era German Social Welfare Red Cross Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. On May 1ST 1939, Hitler introduced a series of four Social Welfare awards to replace the earlier DRK, Deutsche Rote Kreuz, (German Red Cross) awards. The earlier DRK awards only recognized loyal service in the DRK while the new Social Welfare awards recognized a wider scope of social welfare service.Fourth class, die struck alloy award. The roughly 38mm diameter, circular award features the embossed Social Welfare emblem of a Greek style cross with slightly textured arms with a stylized national eagle with down-swept wings superimposed to the center of the obverse on a plain field background. The reverse of the award features embossed Gothic script on a plain background field, "Medaille für Deutsche Volkspflege", (Medal for German Social Welfare). The medal ring and ribbon suspension ring are complete. Medal comes with an original piece of ribbed rayon ribbon. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • 2X Original WWII German Luftwaffe Eagles Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD 2X Original WWII German Luftwaffe  Eagles Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. First is a  Machine embroidered, second pattern, (Circa 1936/1937-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, clutching a canted swastika in one talon, in silvery/grey rayon threads on a cut-out Luftwaffe blue/grey wool base. Second is plastic molded, second pattern, (Circa 1936/1937-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, clutching a canted swastika in it's talons, in silvery/grey  The eagle has a roughly, 83mm wingspan from tip to tip. a more scarce version from photo albums . Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • Papers Please! An Group Of Original WWII Era Female German Documents Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Papers Please! A Group Of 3 Original WWII Era German Female Documents Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History.   issued during the Third Reich period. Nice complete examples.  different examples Various hand written entries an photo . Every person had different examples  but few were saved after the De-Nazifiacation of Germany after the war. These are excellent for teachers and researchers. During de-Nazification much of this type of material like so many WWII documents was destroyed.  in good condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL OF 1ST OCTOBER 1938 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL OF 1ST OCTOBER 1938 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. The Commemorative Medal of 1ST October 1938 was the second of the "Anschluss", (Union/Annexation), medal series and was introduced on October 18TH 1938, for award to civilians and military personnel who participated in the "return" of the Sudetenland to Germany. The award followed the same design as the earlier, "13TH März" medal, that commemorated the annexation of Austria into Greater Germany. The Sudetenland, with over three million German inhabitants, was a section of Bohemia that had been awarded to Czechoslovakia in 1919 by the treaty of Saint Germain en Laye signed between Austria and the allies at the end of WWI. Hitler claimed that the Germanic Sudetens were being persecuted by the Czech’s as the main premise for the annexation of the area into greater Germany. Hitler also contended that the Sudentenland would be his final territorial claim in Europe. At a meeting in Munich on September 29TH 1938 between Britain’s Chamberlain, France’s Daladier, Italy’s Mussolini and Hitler, without Czechoslovakian input, it was decided that the Sudentenland would be "returned" to Germany and German troops marched into the region on October 1ST 1938. Roughly, 32mm diameter, bronze washed, die struck alloy construction medal features two embossed figures symbolically breaking the chains of bondage with an unfurled national flag in the background and a high relief national eagle to the bottom of the obverse. The reverse features embossed Latin script to the center,"1 Oktober 1938", encompassed by additional script, "Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Führer". (One People, One State, One Leader). The ribbon suspension ring and medal loop are both intact and the award comes complete with original ribbed, rayon ribbon. Excellent condtion.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Offering is for 1 (one) COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL OF 1ST OCTOBER 1938  with ribbon as pictured. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Russian Front Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $79.00
    Back In  Stock Original WWII German Eastern Front or "Russian Front" Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. Russian front "frozen Meat Medal" was the slang term for this award. The Russian Front Medal was instituted by Adolf Hitler on May 26TH 1942 to commemorate the first winter campaign in Russia. The award was available to all Wehrmacht personnel, civilians and foreign volunteers who met the required criteria with the main qualification being at least fourteen days of participation in combat on the Russian front. Die struck, alloy construction, medal with a silver washed outer rim and helmet, and a blued center. The obverse of the medal features a recessed outer rim with an embossed helmet and stick grenade to the top center and a high relief Wehrmacht style national eagle with down swept wings, clutching a static swastika in its talons which is superimposed on a laurel leaf sprig to the center. The reverse of the medal features a recessed outer rim with a smooth background field with embossed Latin script to the center, "Winterschlacht Im Osten 1941/42", (Winter Battle in the East 1941/42), above a crossed sword and laurel leaf sprig. The medal loop and the ribbon suspension ring are both intact. We recently obtained a large collection of German medals brought home by a U.S. Solider as war trophies. Well marked. We have several from a large collection, we will select the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the cloth and ribbon. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German Eastern Front Medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Here is an opportunity to obtain a 100% authentic and iconic WWII era German medal that is Museum certified for a reasonable price. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original Wedding Invitation German General Field Marshal von Blomberg The Scandel That Rocked The Third Reich Certified

    $145.00
    Original Wedding Invitation German General Field Marshal von Blomberg The Scandel That Rocked The Third Reich Certified. Werner Eduard Fritz von Blomberg (2 September 1878 – 14 March 1946) was a German General Staff officer, who, after serving at the Western Front during World War I, was appointed chief of the Troop Office during the Weimar Republic and Minister of War and Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces of Nazi Germany and the first general to be promoted to Generalfeldmarschall in 1936. His political opponent Hermann Göring confronted him with criminal records among allegations of pornographic activities of his newly wed very young wife and forced him to resign on 27 January 1938. This is a very rare original Wedding Invitation to his wedding in 1938 . Some storage creases. Don't miss this one!  RARE!. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Adolf Hitler’s Personal Calling Cards Captured From Schloss Klessheim By A U.S. Captain Certified

    $295.00
    Outstanding WWII German Adolf Hitler Personal Calling Card taken from Schloss Klessheim. This comes from a box of the cards taken by the Veteran (see photos).  Nice clean excellent  Example with no condition issues. This card was taken by a U.S Captain of the 144th Field Artillery who was attached to the 45th Division. In May of 1945 he was among those who captured the Schloss Klessheim a castle in Austria where the Nazi's moved items from Berlin and Munich as the Third Reich collapsed.  This Captain took lots of "loot" from the castle including this box of Hitler's calling cards. Please see letter he wrote on Hitler stationery (not included) and photo of him. Name on the envelope also pictured but not included. We have several items from him and his "hoard of loot".  Offerng is for one (1) Hitler calling card from the box. Box is not included. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. Don't miss this one!  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. An amazing piece of history!

  • Original WWII Era German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Silver Certified

    SOLD Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Silver. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a bronze wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of original ribbon is also included. Excellent condition with some wear and storage age expected issues.  Silver Mother Crosses are the most difficult one to find. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Offer is for one (1) Silver Mother Cross as pictured. Please see our other Mother Crosses and other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Song Book Nazi Party NATIONAL SOZIALISTISCHE DEUTSCHE ARBEITERPARTEI (NSDAP) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Song Book Nazi Party NATIONAL SOZIALISTISCHE DEUTSCHE ARBEITERPARTEI (NSDAP) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. NATIONAL SOZIALISTISCHE DEUTSCHE ARBEITERPARTEI (NSDAP) - LIEDERBUCH DER NATIONALSOZIALISTISCHEN DEUTSCHEN ARBEITERPARTI (SONG BOOK OF THE NAZI PARTY), 1941 published for the Central Publishing Office NSDAP, Reichs Propaganda Leadership by Franz Eher Nachfolger, in Munich, soft-cover, with seventeen sections ('National Hymns'; 'Modern Soldier's Songs'; 'Reich's Day Party Songs'; and others), 189pp, 15cm x 11cm.  Very Rare! Much of this type direct Nazi Party related items were destroyed at the end of WWII . Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One!

  • Original WWII German DRK HELPER’S ACTIVE SERVICE BROOCH. (Helferin Abzeichen) Red Cross Nurse Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German DRK HELPER'S ACTIVE SERVICE BROOCH. (Helferin Abzeichen) Red Cross Nurse Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Roughly, 31mm diameter, nicely convexed, die struck alloy brooch with a silver wash and black, white and red enameled finishes. The brooch features a black enameled circular outer border with embossed silver washed Gothic script, "Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Helferin", (German Red Cross Helper), encompassing a white enameled circular inner field with a central red enameled Greek style cross. The solid reverse features embossed script, "Ges. Gesch"., indicating, Gesetzlich Geschützt, (Protected by Law). Maker marked to H Aurich. Complete with original pinback device. Note: there is a glare on the shinny enamel  it is not a flaw in the badge. Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One!

  • Original WWII German POLIZEI (Police) VISOR CAP EAGLE. (Mützenadler) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German POLIZEI (Police) VISOR CAP EAGLE. (Mützenadler) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Second pattern, police cap eagle as introduced on June 25TH 1936 to replace the earlier, (Circa April 1934-June 1936), first pattern cap eagle. The single piece, silver washed, die stamped, aluminum alloy construction, right facing eagle features out-stretched wings and is clutching a canted swastika in its talons. The eagle is superimposed on an embossed, vertically oval, oak-leaf wreath with the eagles wings extending beyond the outer edges of the wreath with a roughly, 55mm wingspan. The eagle and the wreath both have nice high relief detailing and the insignia is slightly convex to fit the contours of a cap. Both inset attachment prongs intact. Maker Marked JFS. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII Nazi German RZM Tagged With RARE MAKER STAMP Super Deluxe Muti-Piece Construction Wool Armband Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII  Super Deluxe Nazi German Multi-Piece Construction  Armband With RZM Tag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A U.S. vet bring back in  good (almost mint) condition. Some light wear storage wear  near mint condition uniform removed (see photos).  Deluxe version of the Nazi  Arm Band.  The most recognizable pieces of insignia associated with the Nazi regime is the swastika armband. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning "well being"), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  A  high quality wool cloth materiel. approximately 9cm diameter  cloth rayon blend white disk, and high quality multi-piece  swastika. Has the original paper RZM tag still attached (see photos). Also has A VERY RARE MAKER STAMP (See photo) . A nice high quality example.   A very good earlier example. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S  Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. You wanted the best this is it. Do not miss this one! OUTSTANDING!

  • Original WWII German ITALIAN/GERMAN AFRICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL. (Medaille für den Italiensch-Deutschen Feldzug in Afrika)Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German ITALIAN/GERMAN AFRICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL.  (Medaille für den Italiensch-Deutschen Feldzug in Afrika). Early, roughly 32mm diameter, die struck bronze medal features two embossed, high relief, stylized gladiators, representing Germany and Italy, slaying a crocodile, representing Great Britain to the obverse. The reverse has the embossed likeness of the Feleni arch, the Royal Knot of the House of Savoy, a fasces and a swastika. The outer border of the reverse has embossed script in both Italian and German, "Campagna Italo-Tedesca in Africa", and, "Italienisch-Deutscher Feldzug in Afrika" (Italian-German Campaign in Africa). The obverse of the medal has the embossed designer's and manufacturer's names, "De Marchis" and, "Lorioli Milano" respectively. The medal has an integral ribbon suspension bar and comes complete its piece of original ribbed rayon ribbon in both the German and Italian national colors. Has  some storage age expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Scarce! 

  • Original WWII German DAF Belt Buckle (Koppelschloss) Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German DAF Belt Buckle (Koppelschloss) Brought Back By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Die stamped, natural aluminum, box buckle features a plain field with a high relief, embossed fourteen tooth cogwheel encompassing a canted swastika to center. Buckle also has a small embossed circular bead to each corner. Slightly bent on the lip. Reverse with brazed buckle catch, prong bar, and prongs all intact. Reverse well marked with impressed RZM logo with single circular border and, "M4/24" indicating for for Friedrich Linden, Lüdenscheid. Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One!

  • Original WWII German DSVB STATE SHOOTING ASSOCIATION AWARD Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII German DSVB State Shooting Badge  1943 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. (Standschützenverband-auszeichnung) A 53mm diameter, stamped bronze or bronze-washed alloy award with enamel detailing. Its obverse features a stylized, spread-winged eagle, in red enamel, with a spray of green enameled laurels to either side of its head, and with a white enameled, circular target in its talons, against which is a mobile swastika, and beneath which are embossed sprays of oak leaves. The concentric circles and the swastika to the target, as well as the articulations to the eagle and laurels, are gold colored. Encircling all of that is "19" and "39" embossed to either side of "Tiroler" (Tyrolean - referring to an area in western Austria) along the top, and "Landesschiessen" (Country-shooting) along the bottom. To its reverse, crimped to a brazed plate, is a horizontal pin-back device, Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One! Excellent scarce badge.

  • Original German Mother’s Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    Sold Original German Mother's Cross Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter In Bronze. The Mother’s Cross was introduced by Adolf Hitler on December 16TH 1938 as part of a large propaganda campaign aimed at increasing the birth rate. The award was officially designated, Honor Cross of the German Mother, and was instituted in three grades to recognize and reward child bearing German females. The three grades consisted of the bronze cross for bearing four or five children, the silver cross for bearing six or seven children and the gold cross for bearing eight or more children. Criteria for the award included that the parents be of pure German blood, and that the mother was worthy of such an honor. two piece, stamped tombac award with a bronze wash and blue and white enamel work. Award in the form of a Christian cross with outward fluted arms in semi-translucent blue enamel with white enamel border. Cross has a raised sunburst pattern emanating between its arms. Separate central circular field with white enamel base and black static swastika, encompassed by a circular border with embossed Latin script, "Der Deutschen Mutter", (The German Mother). Reverse has impressed simulated handwritten script, "16 December 1938", and facsimile Hitler signature.  Section of  original ribbon is also included. Has  some storage age expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original German Early Rare Smaller Style (Pre-RZM) NSDAP (Nazi) Party Enamel Membership Badge Pin Gettysburg Museum Of History Certified

    SOLD Original German Early NSDAP (Nazi) Party Enamel Pre-RZM Mark Membership Badge Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The NSDAP, Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, (National Socialist German Worker’s Party), was originally founded in Munich as the DAP, Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, (German Worker’s Party), on January 5TH 1919. When Adolf Hitler joined the DAP in the autumn of 1919 he was to reform what was basically a debating society into an active political party. Appointed as the first chairman of the party on July 29TH 1921 Hitler was to restructure it along para-military lines in a hierarchy of four levels of government. Of Note: In late 1934 items manufactured for the NSDAP, including membership pins, came under the quality control of the RZM, Reichzeugmeisterei, (National Equipment Quartermaster) and as a result were marked with the RZM logo when appropriate. So this badge is Pre-1934 (Very Early And Very RARE) Standard issue membership badge awarded to all personnel on acceptance as an official party member. Rarer still is this smaller version in 18mm diameter, die struck alloy badge NSDAP membership badge with multi-colored enamel work. Badge features a translucent red, circular outer border with embossed silvered script, "National-Sozialistiche-D.A.P.", encompassing a white enamel field with canted black enamel swastika. In good condition with very minor storage wear.  US. Veteran bring back Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Pre-1934 Nazi Party badges are very RARE. Also see our RZM marked versions available on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Outstanding Original WWI German Solider’s Parade Medal Bar And Matching Ribbon Bar With Iron Cross And Cross Of Honor Certified

    SOLD Outstanding Original WWI German Solider's Parade Medal Bar And Matching Ribbon Bar With Iron Cross And Cross Of Honor Certified. Consists of a 1914 EKII Iron Cross 2nd Class) and a 1914-18 Cross of Honor w/swords. Complete with original pin-back device. Also has the original ribbon bar that originally came with this set. A great real WWI German combat solider's set. An honest untouched German medal bar. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Please also see our other 1914 Iron Crosses and 1939 Nazi marked versions on our web page. Freshly "picked" from Germany!

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    Original WWII German Police 8 Year Long Service Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $125.00
    Original WWII German Police 8 Year Long Service Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified . On January 30TH 1938 Adolf Hitler instituted a series of Long Service Awards to recognize loyal long service in the police. The award was originally issued in three classes with the first class award for twenty-five years service, the second class award for eighteen years service and the third class award for eight years service. (Polizei-Dienstauszeichnung für 8 Dienstjahre). Constructed of silvered bronze, on loop for suspension from its period original ribbon, the obverse consisting of an oval oak leaf wreath, overlaid by Ordnungspolizei-style German national eagle, the reverse with a central number “8”, circumscribed by an inscription of “FÜR TREUE DIENSTE IN DER POLIZEI” (“FOR FAITHFUL SERVICE IN THE POLICE”), measuring 38.12 mm in diameter, in overall in good condition. In typical U.S. Veteran bring-back issued condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic.  Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers

  • Original WWII German NSDAP Nazi Party Armband Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII  Nazi German Single Piece Construction  Armband Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A U.S. vet bring back in fair condition. Some light wear storage wear  a few small holes uniform removed, otherwise fair condition (see photos). Standard  version of the Nazi  Arm Band.  The most recognizable pieces of insignia associated with the Nazi regime is the swastika armband. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning "well being"), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  A standard cotton blend cloth materiel. approximately 9cm diameter screened  white disk, and  swastika. A mid to later war  example.   A standard example uniform removed. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original Early German SA Belt Buckle (Scarce Small Version) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original early German SA (Hitler's Brown Shirts) Belt Buckle (Small Variant) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. The SA, meant "Sturmabteilung" (Storm-troops), Brown Shirts.The 55mm x 36mm, slightly convex, stamped brass, two-piece construction buckle features, to its obverse, a plain field upon which is an embossed, political-style national eagle clutching the laurel surround to a canted swastika on a slightly domed, plain field. The eagle’s head falls on the outside of a ribbed border with simulated twisted rope trim to its inner and outer edges. The ribbed border, which is 34mm in outside diameter, has a spray of oak leaves to its base, with the eagle’s wings extending into it at the top. To the reverse is its raised buckle catch, and a prong bar with dual prongs, for the belt’s retaining tongue. Unmarked. Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good  condition.  We placed this small buckle next to a full size one for size comparison (offering is for the small version). One of the classic desirable collector's items  from the third Reich in used but good condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII Era German NSDAP Nazi Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original  WWII Era German  Nazi Party Flag Certified. A standard  medium  Cloth  banner  type flag. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning “well being”), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  In  good condition double sided  14"/11" standard cotton bunting style material with separate sewn white disk and screened swastika.   A fantastic piece of WWII history . in good condition bright red no fading with Very minor storage wear  otherwise good!  This flag is  A good quality version and one of the better displayable  sizes  for the most  discriminating and cultivated collector. Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S  Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very desirable size  in good condition an outstanding  example. Don't miss this one!  Scarce in this size. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • 2X Original WWII German Luftwaffe Breast Eagles Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD 2X Original WWII German Luftwaffe Breast Eagles Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. First is a  Machine embroidered, second pattern, (Circa 1936/1937-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, clutching a canted swastika in one talon, in silvery/grey rayon threads on a cut-out Luftwaffe blue/grey wool base. Second is Machine embroidered, second pattern, (Circa 1936/1937-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, clutching a canted swastika in it's talons, in silvery/grey cotton threads on a cut-out, inverted triangular, blue/gray cotton base. The eagle has a roughly, 83mm wingspan from tip to tip. a more scarce version from works shirts. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • Original WWII 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class Combat Worn Brought Home By A U.S. Soldier Certified

    SOLD Original WWII 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class Combat Worn Brought Home By A U.S. 45th Division Soldier Certified. 1939 pattern, die struck, three piece, iron and nickel/silver plated alloy construction Pattée style cross with a single piece iron core and a two piece alloy frame. The obverse of the award features an embossed, central, canted, swastika with the re-institution date, "1939", to the bottom arm. The swastika stands out in nice, high relief while the date is somewhat lower. The plain reverse has a solid, soldered block type hinge, a broad, tapering, vertical "Coke " bottle, pin and original catch all intact Maker marked L/13 for  Paul Meybauer, Berlin. Nice combat worn example.  This un-touched, un-cleaned, Iron Cross 1st class was brought home by a U.S. Soldier clearly a combat worn example. Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good  condition.  One of the classic desirable collector's items  from the third Reich in combat used but good condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Great Iron Cross  don't miss it!

  • Original WWII German Political Leader Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Political Leader Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. The circular Political Leader’s buckle was introduced in 1940, a double open-claw buckle having been used prior to that and, prior to 1934, the SA buckle. A stamped, gold-washed aluminum belt buckle features a spread-winged eagle with a wreathed, mobile swastika in its talons. Encircling the eagle is a wreath of oak leaves, which the eagle’s wings extend into. To its solid, concave reverse is a buckle catch, opposite of which is crimped a keeper in the form of an open, vertical rectangle. Seen from the obverse, the inner bar of the keeper is decorated with an oak leaf motif. Embossed above the catch and crimped keeper to the reverse is an RZM, "Reichszeugmeisterei" (National-materiel-control-office), logo, alongside of which is "M4/72 for  Wilhelm Deumer, of Lüdenscheid.  Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good condition.  One of the classic desirable collector's items  from the third Reich in used but good condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Outstanding example!

  • Original WWII Era German NSDAP Nazi Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original  WWII Era German  Nazi Party Flag Certified. A standard  medium  Cloth  banner  type flag. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning “well being”), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  In  good condition double sided  17"/13"! standard cotton bunting style material with separate sewn white disk and screened swastika.   A fantastic piece of WWII history .  in good condition bright red no fading with Very minor storage wear  otherwise good!  This flag is  A good quality version and one of the better displayable  sizes  for the most  discriminating and cultivated collector. Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by a U.S  Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very desirable size  in good condition an outstanding  example. Don't miss this one!  Scarce in this size. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Don't miss it!

  • Extremely RARE Cased 1929 German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Nuremberg Rally Bronze Table Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Extremely RARE Cased 1929 German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Nuremberg Rally Bronze Table Medal Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Nuremberg Party Day 1929 bronze Plaque, cased. Marked "F. HOFFSTATTER BONN 800" to reverse. Made of heavy bronze. The cased labeled "Reichsparteitag Närnberg 1929". Both case and plaque in excellent condition. Extremely rare to find with case.78mm X 34.5mm. Weighs 1.5 ozThe design depicts an eagle alighting on a German steel helmet emblazoned with a swastika below a city scape of "Närnberg" with the legend "1914 ä1919 N.S.D.A.P. Parteitag 1929". Very rare early Nazi party table medal with it's case.  Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One! Excellent Mega Rare Early Nazi Party Table Medal.

  • Original WWII German SA Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German SA (Hitler's Brown Shirts) Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. The SA, meant "Sturmabteilung" (Storm-troops), Brown Shirts. The 65mm x 50mm, slightly convex, stamped brass, two-piece construction buckle features, to its obverse, a plain field upon which is an embossed, political-style national eagle clutching the laurel surround to a mobile swastika on a slightly domed, plain field. The eagle’s head falls on the inside of a ribbed border with simulated twisted rope trim to its inner and outer edges. The ribbed border, which is 42mm in outside diameter, has a spray of oak leaves to its base, with the eagle’s wings extending into it at the top. To the reverse is its raised buckle catch, and a prong bar with dual prongs, for the belt’s retaining tongue. Maker marked RZM M/183  by Schmal & Schultze.  Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good  condition.  One of the classic desirable collector's items  from the third Reich in used but good condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Excellent Condition Original WWII Era German NSDAP Nazi Flag Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original  WWII Era German  Nazi Party Flag Certified. A standard  large Cloth  banner  type flag. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning “well being”), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  In  excellent  condition (almost mint) double sided  37"/57"! standard cotton bunting style material with separate sewn white disk and screened swastika. We placed a helmet on the flag for size reference.   A fantastic piece of WWII history . Has 3 tie ropes for attaching to a pole or building (see photos) in good condition with Very minor storage wear and a few very minor scuffs  otherwise good!  Has a trace of a maker's stamp (see last flag photo). flag is  A good quality version and one of the better large sizes for the most  discriminating and cultivated collector. Even with the minor condition issues it  Overall a very collectible flag with lots of history Nice period used flag captured by an Allied Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Nice used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider as a trophy of war. A very desirable size  in good condition an outstanding  example. Don't miss this one!  Scarce in this size. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers, Excellent almost mint condition! Don't miss it!

  • Original Group Of 5 WWII Era German Badges Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certifi

    SOLD A Group Of 5 WWII Era German Badges Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. A nice small assortment of German badges (some scarce) typical U.S. Veteran bring backs. An instant collection. Great for beginner collectors or advanced. In good condition Some have slight condition issues.  A very interesting lot.  A very reasonable price.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Horsemans Badge In Bronze (Deutsches Reiterabzeichen) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran, Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Horsemans Badge In Bronze (Deutsches Reiterabzeichen) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran, Certified. Instituted in 1930 by the German National Federation for the Breeding and Testing of Thoroughbreds, and designed by W. Heitinger, the German Horseman’s Badge was awarded in bronze, silver and gold, with the bronze awarded for successes in horse racing. It would later become a national award and was worn on the left breast of the uniform. The die struck, bronze-washed alloy badge takes the form of a vertically oval oak leaf wreath with an "R" (for "Reiter"), within a belt-like surround, to its base, above which, encircled by the wreath, is a profiled horse and rider. A hinged pin is to the top of its hollow-backed reverse, and a corresponding catch is to its base. "Gesetzlich Geschützt" (By-law Protected) is embossed to the reverse of one side of the wreath, and the manufacturer’s name and location, "Steinhauer & Luck, Ludenscheld"" is embossed to the other.  U.S. Veteran bring-back condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Airforce) M-35 Sports Shirt Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Airforce) M-35 Sports Shirt Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Physical fitness of its personnel was a prime concern of the German Wehrmacht, (Armed Forces), and each new recruit was issued a specific sport uniform that consisted of a white pullover "tank top" style shirt, navy blue shorts, black or green swim trunks and athletic shoes. Additional sports wear was optional. The Luftwaffe pattern national eagle was originally introduced for wear by Fliegerschaft personnel on August 18TH 1934, and adopted for wear by the Luftwaffe on March 1ST 1935. The first pattern national eagle was utilized until a modified second pattern eagle was introduced in late 1936 or early 1937. The sports shirt eagle was introduced on July 4TH 1935 to be worn on the front center of the sports shirt. Of Note: NCO ranks were identified by the addition of a black stripe around the neck of the sports shirt.  The insignia consists of a roughly, 9cm x 16cm wide, woven, white, rayon, inverted triangular base with a black, machine woven, second pattern, (circa 1936/1937-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, with out-stretched wings to the center. The eagles wingspan is roughly, 14cm wide from tip to tip. Scarce smaller sized variant.  Removed from shirt, back still has shirt attached (see photos) Typical storage wear, good condition some fading.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German Clasp To The Iron Cross 1st Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $395.00
    Original WWII German Clasp To The Iron Cross 1st Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. On September 1ST 1939 Hitler once more reinstituted the Iron Cross series of awards in the First and Second Classes and established the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross and two new Spangen, (Bars), for the first and second class awards to be bestowed to recipients of the 1939 Iron Cross who had also been awarded a first or second class 1914 Iron Cross during WWI. Originally the first pattern of this award had slightly scalloped tips to the ends of the date bar which was soon replaced with the second pattern award with diagonally angled ends. Recipients of an Iron Cross Bar were permitted, with the proper documentation, to privately purchase a jeweler’s copy of the award, at their own expense, if so desired. Due to the prestige of the award personnel who could afford it would opt to buy a jeweler’s copy for everyday wear with the actual award being put away for safe keeping. Nicely detailed, second pattern, die struck alloy construction award with a polished nickel/silver plated finish. The award is in the form of a national eagle with outstretched wings, clutching an oak-leaf wreath which encompasses a canted swastika above a horizontal, trapezoidal, date bar with diagonally angled ends, and embossed institution date, "1939". The award shows nice detailing including feathering to the eagles wings and a subtly textured background field to the swastika and the date bar. The plain reverse has all of its original horizontal, pin back intact. Maker mark L/11 for Wilhelm Deumer, Ludensched, Postfach. U.S. Veteran bring-back condition.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German Pistol Shooting Badge (District Master) 1943 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII German Pistol Shooting Badge (District Master) 1943 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. A 40MM diameter, stamped alloy badge with painted detail on a pebbled, golden base. A green laurel-leaf wreath crowns a stylized red eagle clutching a target with a superimposed mobile swastika. The target is flanked by the red date "1943," with the embossed script to the bottom, "Pistole". The reverse has  soldered base of the intact pin back device. Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One! Excellent scarce badge.

  • A Rare WWII German Named Luftwaffe Soldier’s Medal Grouping With Issue Documents Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD A Rare WWII German Named Luftwaffe Soldier's Medal Grouping With Issue Documents Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Roughly, 32mm diameter, bronze washed, die struck alloy construction medal features two embossed figures symbolically breaking the chains of bondage with an unfurled national flag in the background and a high relief national eagle to the bottom of the obverse. The reverse features embossed Latin script to the center,"1 Oktober 1938", encompassed by additional script, "Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Führer". (One People, One State, One Leader). The ribbon suspension ring and medal loop are both intact and the award comes complete with original extra long ribbed, rayon ribbon, with original issue document.Also Silver washed, die struck, sheet metal construction, fourth class award for four years service, features an embossed Wehrmacht, (Armed Forces), style eagle with down swept wings, clutching a canted, swastika in it’s talons, encompassed by Gothic script, "Treue Dienste in der Wehrmacht" (Loyal Service in the Armed Forces), on a smooth background field to the obverse. The reverse has a large embossed numeral, "4" to the center encompassed by an embossed, circular, oak-leaf wreath. Nice extra long ribbon and Luftwaffe eagle cypher, with original issue document. Also a rank increase document. Total of 3 documents, and 2 medals all named to Feldwebel Gerhard Stasch. Excellent condition with some wear and storage age expected issues.   Named  Medal groupings  are  difficult to find. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.   Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Freshly "Picked" from Germany. RARE!!

  • Original WWII German RLB EM/NCO’S BELT BUCKLE. (Koppelschloß) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German RLB EM/NCO'S BELT BUCKLE. (Koppelschloß) Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. First pattern, (Circa 1933-May 1937),silver washed, die stamped, alloy construction, RLB EM/NCO’s box belt buckle features a pebbled outer field with a central, embossed, 1927 pattern, political style national eagle, with out-stretched, slightly downward angled wings, clutching a canted, swastika on a domed, pebbled, background field which is encompassed by an embossed, circular, laurel leaf wreath. The reverse of the buckle is a mirror image of the obverse, excluding the pebbled outer field. The reverse of the buckle has the buckle catch, prong bar and prongs all intact.  Brought back by a U.S. 45th Division Solider. Good  worn  condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Please see our  other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Do Not Miss This One! Excellent scarce belt buckle.

  • Original WWII German Female RAD Brooch Maker Marked Assmann Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII German Female RAD Brooch Maker Marked Assmann Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The female version of the male RAD, Reichsarbeitsdienst, (National Labor Service), was originally established in February 1933 and was considered a sub-section of the National Sozialistches Frauenschaft, (National Socialist Women's Organization). In April 1936 the female labor service was dissociated with the NS Frauenschaft and was given the official designation, RADwj, Reichsarbeitsdienst der weiblichen Jugend, (National Labor Service for Young females).   A finely detailed, 45mm wide and 35mm tall, horizontally oval, injection molded alloy brooch with a silver wash. The brooch features embossed stylized "rope" coils surrounding a central recessed, ribbed, circular field which encompassing an embossed, canted swastika flanked by embossed sheaths of wheat on a pebbled background field. Makers marked "A" for Assmann. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original WWII German NSDAP Nazi Party Armband Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII Nazi German Two Piece Construction  Armband Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. A U.S. vet bring back in excellent  condition. Some light wear storage wear and staining  otherwise good condition (see photos). Standard  version of the Nazi  Arm Band.  The most recognizable pieces of insignia associated with the Nazi regime is the swastika armband. Utilized by pretty much by all the organization of the Third Reich in one form or another. The swastika, (a Sanskrit word meaning "well being"), is an ancient symbol that was utilized in numerous diverse cultures and signified both the cycle of life and the sun. The swastika was also a Nordic rune and the pagan Germanic symbol for Thor, God of Adventurers.  A standard cotton blend cloth materiel. approximately 9cm diameter swen white disk, and embroidered  swastika. A mid  war  example.   A very good example uniform removed. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945 Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

  • Original Group Of 5 WWII Era German Badges Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD A Group Of 5 WWII Era German Badges Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. A nice small assortment of German badges (some scarce) typical U.S. Veteran bring backs. An instant collection. Great for beginner collectors or advanced. In good condition Some have slight condition issues.  A very interesting lot.  A very reasonable price.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. 100% guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.