German WWII RLB officers Tunic, ReichLuftshutzBund. RARE and very hard to find. Tunic is a Luftwaffe Blue/Gray twill wool with Black facing lapels Black collar and Black cuffs. Collar has machine sewn collar tabs, Purple or Violet based with Silver twist cord piping. Silver bullion wire Leafs and Metal Triangle pip to each. On the lapel is a Metal RLB membership pin. Single shoulderboard is also Purple or Violet based with Silver twist cord top. Buttons are a light pebbled finish in Silver and are solid backed, RZM stamped to the reverse, all match. Cuffs Black with a Silver/Gold twist cord piping and two Silver pebbled buttons to each side. Full Black satin liner, tunic is not named. There are moth holes in several areas, please see the photos for details. Back of tunic has two Silver pebbled belt ramps. This is a rare tunic and is hard to find, it's in very nice shape except for some mothing. Without the mothing, this tunic would be much higher in price.
RARE German WWII RLB Luftshutz officers greatcoat. Very rare officers coat, this ones for the RLB, and is made of a brushed doeskin fine tailor quality Blue/Gray wool. The greatcoat has a Black collar and the collar tabs are a Light Purple with silver twist cording and the center is a Silver bullion wire weave of two large leafs. The tabs are machine sewn on to the collar. There is a single shoulderboard, also on a Light Purple base with Silver twist cord tops, thin style. The buttons are matching and are Silver with a fine pebbled finish, solid backs and are marked RZM M 5/8. These are the correct buttons to be found on RLB uniforms. On the sleeve is an officers version in bullion Silver wire weave of the RLB eagle.Its a full length greatcoat and the liner which is also full length is a Satin material in a Light Blue/Gray color. There is a large tailor's label inside the neck. Coat is in excellent condition and show no wear and I see no mothing. Some very light oxidation to the collar tab leafs. Very nice and very RARE!