THIRD REICH GERMAN WILHELM GUSTLOFF BRACLET
A rare souvenir bracelet (that could be purchased from the ships shop) of the Kdf ship MV Wilhelm Gustloff, circa 1938.
The bracelet consists of signal flags spelling the name of the ship, with an additional Swastika flag next to the keeper ring.
None precious metal and enamel construction.
A delicate piece of jewellery in exceptional, damage free condition.
The story of the Wilhelm Gustloff and its sinking in January 1945 with many casualties is an interesting story in its own right, this bracelet being an earlier part of the ships history.
This is a SOLD Item.
It is currently on view in Mons Military Antiques ‘Archive Pages’ of previously stocked and sold items....For items currently on sale from Mons’ go to the ‘On-Line Shop’ pages !