German Flags, Banners
& Pole Tops

Exceptional condition and rare SS Sturmfahne I/104

245SO1 - Exceptional condition and rare SS Sturmfahne I/104. This rare flag measures 120 x 140 cm's and features the unit's designation on the black canton in the upper left corner. The the chain-stitched roman numeral "I" designates the Sturm while the arabic " 104" the Standarte. The rectangular canton field is bordered with aluminum twistcord piping. Sturmfahne standards were first displayed in 1933 and were employed until September 1940. It is estimated that approximately 700 were produced. The flag presents a multi-piece constructed canted swastika on the white central disc. The flag is bordered on three sides with second pattern fringe that features alternating silver and black threads. The hoist side retains all seven RZM marked M3/40/39 rings. The Sturmfahne was generally carried by a senior NCO who wore a specifically designed bandoleer in which the flag was carried. I was an honor to be selected to be the standard bearer. Of further importance, rarity aside, is the original machine sewn SS RZM tag. SS Standarte 104 was installed November 15, 1938 and located in Troppau, Sudetenland. It is believed all SS Standarten Sturmfahne were consecrated by Adolf Hitler in these early pre-war days. A ten percent buyer's premium will be added to the listed price. 12,000.  More Photos

Circa 1936 Prussian Polizei bugle banner

2311SO1 - Circa 1936 Prussian Polizei bugle banner. This embroidered silk banner measures approximately 15 x 26 inches not including the silver metallic 1.5 inch fringe border. The obverse side displays the Prussian eagle with a central swastika. The reverse presents the central swastika and the national eagle in the upper left corner area. A ten percent buyer's premium will be added to the listed price. 6000.  More Photos

Admiral Inspector of the Kriegsmarine Flag ( Flagge des Admiralinspeckteurs)of Dr. Erich Raeder

237SO10 - Exceptionally rare 1943 Admiral Inspector of the Kriegsmarine Flag ( Flagge des Admiralinspeckteurs) of Dr. Erich Raeder. In January of 1943 Grossadmiral Erich Raeder was retired as the Commander-in Chief of the Kriegsmarine and replaced by Karl Doenitz. Erich Raeder was appointed to the honorary position of Admiral Inspector of the Navy of Greater Germany. As the appointment required a flag for the newly created position of Admiral Inspector, the new flag differed from the Grandadmiral's flag by the addition a cornflower blue rectangular border surrounding the silk white field of the Grossadmiral design. This very rare flag measures 12.5 x11.5 inches and would be encased in celluloid when displayed on the vehicle. The white silk central design features a black iron cross with the golden yellow Wehrmacht eagle superimposed with the Grandadmiral's crossed batons. This entire flag presents all hand-embroidery throughout demonstrating its high quality construction. Accompanying the Admiral Inspector's flag is Kriegsmarine Parade Decoration flag. This rectangular wool flag measures 37.0 x 18.5 inches. The Parade Decoration flag was flown along with other decoration flags from during the reviews of the Kriegsmarine fleet and other formal occasions that may have included gun salutes. The flag is KM eagle stamped and twice stamped "P" representing the letter (see The Kriegsmarine vol. 3, Angolia & Schiff , pages 362-363 R. James Bender Publishing 1993). A 1944 autographed Erich Raeder portrait postcard is included in the offering and another unsigned card. Added is a well-detailed cello Kriegsmarine officer's breast eagle. A ten percent buyer's premium will be added to the listed price. 5000.  More Photos

Large Gau marked National Flag

2209F1 - Large Gau marked National Flag. This large mint wool printed flag was intended to be flown over a Gau headquarters. The two- sided flag measures approximately 6.0 x 10.0 feet. The highlight of the flag is the Gau stamp making it a rare offering in addition to its mint condition having no stains, mothing, discoloration or tears. Perfect example. $2500.  More Photos

Hitlerjugend  unit parade flag

2209F4 - Hitlerjugend unit parade flag. This cotton tricolor multi-piece constructed flag measures approximately 44.0 x 65.0 inches. The flag displays the unit designation 21/496 chain-stitched in the upper left canton. The attachment rings are RZM stamped. This fine example is in near mint condition. $1500.  More Photos

Deutsche Jungvolk unit flag

2209F3 - Deutsche Jungvolk unit flag. This black cotton flag measures approximately 45.0 x 62.0 inches. The flag features a single white sigrune emblematic of the Deutsche Jungvolk organization. In the upper left corner is the white cotton canton that displays a chain stitched 36/237 unit designation. The central sigrune shows mild discoloration that is evidence of period use. Rare and in excellent condition. $2000.  More Photos

NSKK unit wimple

2209F2 - NSKK unit wimple. This fine example measures 23 x 46 x 46 inches. The multi-piece constructed wimple features the unit's designation which is chained stitched in the upper diamond. The NSKK emblem is done with bullion thread. The central swastika displays multi-piece construction. The wimple is bordered with aluminum tresse. $2500.  More Photos

Army car pennant from the estate of General der Artillerie Paul Baderr

2207F2 - Army car pennant from the estate of General der Artillerie Paul Bader. This field gray cotton pennant displays period use having minor discoloration on both sides. The banner would have pre-dated the time when Paul Bader attained General's rank. Paul Bader was promted to genal rank as a brigadier in 1935. 300.00.  More Photos

Banner from the estate of General der Artillerie Paul Bader

2207F1 - Banner from the estate of General der Artillerie Paul Bader. This red cotton banner measures approximately 47.0 x 149.0 inches. The banner is bordered on two sides with gold bullion fringe. There is no channel for suspending the banner. The one-sided banner displays a separately sewn central swastika. There is a minor burn hole that measures 1.0 inch. The banner was acquired through the estate auction of Geal Bader. 500.00.  More Photos

SS Kettle Drum Drape

2206SO1 - SS Kettle Drum Drape - This drape was fastened around the circumference of the large kettle drum while the drummer was mounted on horseback. This was typically seen at parades. The drape features three panels of which two display the Totenkopf "Death's Head" with the center panel featuring the early style eagle. All three panels are done in heavy silver bullion thread with accents. Black velvet provides the base material on which the bullion embroidery is shown. Each of the several velvet panels is bordered with aluminum tress. The reverse is backed with black polished cotton. The Berlin firm " Pena, Stickerei" is displayed with two labels sewn on each end of the drape. The drape is fastened to the kettle drum with a strap and buckle assembly. A ten percent buyer's premium will be added to the price  More Photos

Very early NSDAP finial

224SO3 - Very early NSDAP finial. This early style finial is similar to the finial pictured with Jakob Grimminger carrying the Blut Fahnne. The finial is unmarked indicating it being pre-RZM as later finials carried by the NSDAP fahnentrager (standarte bearers) were RZM marked. This finial measures approximately 8.0 inches in height and 6.5 inches across at the wreath. The finial features a mobile swastika encircled by highly detailed oak leaves. $2500  More Photos

Banner of the NYF organization of the Frauenschaft

224F4 - Very rare banner of the NYF organization of the Frauenschaft. This rare one-sided banner. The central white disc displays the NYF symbol of the Mutter und Kinder organization. The banner measures 2.5 x 12.0 feet. $900.  More Photos

Weimar Reichsheer banner

224F3 - Weimar Reichsheer banner featuring the German national tricolors superimposed with the iron cross. This flag is often seen in early photographs of Ludwig v. Hindenburg and Adolf Hitler’s campaign for office. The banner measures 31 x 52 inches. The banner is suspended by a single rope loop on each end. $400.  More Photos

Frauenschaft wimple

224F2 - Frauenschaft wimple. The multipiece constructed cotton wimple features the Frauenschaft organization design showing the “ life rune” and sunwheel swastika. The reverse side is backed with black cotton. The wimple measures 29 x 35 inches. $1200.  More Photos

Kriegsmarine stamped Kriegsflagge

224F1 - Large Kriegsmarine stamped Kriegsflagge. This large wool printed flag is Sudentenland made by the firm Johann Liebleg & Dom, Reichenberg Sudetenland. The flag measures 250 x 150 cm. Unissued and in mint condition. $750.  More Photos

Gauleiter car flag with original celluloid case

2111SO6 - Gauleiter car flag with original celluloid case with metal connector post RZM stamped. This outstanding example of the Gauleiter car flag features the beautifully embroidered NSDAP eagle in gold bullion thread over a white a red background. Gauleiters were the equivalent of German state governors and held authority over all NSDAP related activity. The car flag is quadrisected in four red and white alternating triangles with the letters G L embroidered in gold bullion on the red. The flag is bordered with red leather on each side securing the celluloid cover. The metal upper post is stamped RZM 3/45. $3500.  More Photos

Early 1931 dated Sturm Arbeitlung Ehrenfahne

2111F6 - Early 1931 dated Sturm Arbeitlung Ehrenfahne. This early example features the unit 22/16 in the black canton. The unit is chain-stitched on a black base. The canton is bordered with gold wire thread. The sturmbannfahne is without its aluminum fringe border. Along the bottom is embroidered SA STURM K. EHRENFELD 1931. $1950.  More Photos

Kriegsmarine war flag stamped with the eagle over M

2111F5 - Kriegsmarine war flag stamped with the eagle over M. The flag is printed on wool and displays mothing and wear. The flag measures 88x56 inches. $500.  More Photos

Kriegsmarine marked war flag with eagle over M

2111F4 - Kriegsmarine marked war flag with eagle over M. This flag is wool and maker stamped LOH. The flag measures 88 x 56 inches. The flag displays minor soiling and mothing. $500.  More Photos

Vehicle ID flag Unissued mint one-sided vehicle flag

2111F3 - Vehicle ID flag Unissued mint one-sided vehicle flag features four grommets for attachment to identify Wehrmacht vehicles. The flag measures 44x 36.5 inches. Excellent example. $300.  More Photos

RAD triangular pennant

2111F2 - RAD triangular pennant. This triangular two-sided pennant measures 44 x 83 inches. The pennant is in mint condition. $350.  More Photos

Large NSDAP banner

2111F1 - Large NSDAP banner. This two -sided banner is in excellent condition displaying minor age and wear. The banner measures 95 x 50 inches. $200.  More Photos

DAF Standard for Rohrbach I.M.

2119F1 - DAF Standard for Rohrbach I.M. This fine example features the unit Rohrbach I.M. chain-stitched over the blue canton. The red wool standard is bordered with two inches aluminum fringe. The hoisting rings are each stamped with an RZM code M3/27/57 The central DAF design is multi-piece constructed. The red wool base material presents almost unnoticed minor moth nips in two areas. Overall this standard is in excellent plus plus condition and measures 45 x 53 inches. $900.  More Photos

Large RAD triangular banner

205F5 - Large RAD triangular banner. Measures approximately 45.0 x 83.0 inches. Two sided cotton with hanging loops intact. One small nip approximately 1.0 inch near central disc. Un-issued. $500.  More Photos

Hanging banner. Multi-piece cotton construction.

205F4 - Hanging banner. Multi-piece cotton construction. Measures approximately 32 x 73 inches. Suspension loops intact. Near mint condition. Shown as folded. $550  More Photos

Podium-hanging banner

205F3 - Podium-hanging banner. Multi-piece constructed. Cotton with swivel suspension ties with white cotton fringe border. Banner measures approximately 19.5 x 30.0 inches. $500.  More Photos

Hanging banner. Suspended by rod that would pass through channel.

205F2 - Hanging banner. Suspended by rod that would pass through channel. Multi-piece constructed. Un-used. Measures approximately 30.5 X 40.0 inches with fringe border. $500.  More Photos

Veteran's parade sash

108F6 - Veteran's parade sash. This ribbed silk sash worn by veterans was worn over the shoulder for parades and other ceremonial occasions. The heavy, ribbed black, red and white silk sash shows light age soiling from use. There are two pins attached. One with a profile of Adolf Hitler and the other I cannot identify. The sash is gathered towards the bottom by a cross ribbon. At the ends of the sash are gold bullion tassels. $350. More Photos

NSDAP bow for funerary wreath

108F7 - NSDAP bow for funerary wreath. This cotton bow was affixed to funeral wreaths. The two hanging end of the bow display the national colors on one end and the red swastika disc on the other. At the end of each length is a silver bullion border. $350. More Photos

Swastika finial for car pennant

107F6 - Swastika finial for car pennant. This swastika finial measures 2.75 inches across the arms. The finial retains its excellent silver finish. The attachment screws are still present. $450. More Photos