~ WW2 Cased U-Boat Award Set ~
Here we have a full set of awards From World War 2 as well as a 1920 Veterans’ Association Lapel Pin for the Kriegsmarine.
This set has memorabilia from the two World Wars with two Third Reich Awards and the badge given to veterans of the U-Boats in World War 1.
The lapel pin is an Imperial Eagle over blue enamel ‘U’ along with the shield bearing red, white and blue diagonal stripes.
The awards from World War 2 are the U-Boat War Badge and the U-Boat Front Clasp, the higher honour to show long service and valour.
Both of the WW2 badges have been produced by Schwerin of Berlin and are clearly stamped.
The presentation box is leather with brass fittings and a velvet and satin life fabric inner.
~ Dimensions ~
The presentation case is 14.5 cm wide by 13 cm deep. The box is 2 cm tall.
The set weighs 245g.
~ Condition ~
The set is in wonderful condition for its age.
The fitting to the lapel pin has bent upwards slightly.
There is slight wear to the back of the U-Boat Front Clasp.
The box has some cosmetic scuffs to the outer leather.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £12 or the set can be collected from our shop.