WW1 PRUSSIAN FLAG 2.5M X 1.5M WW1 PRUSSIAN FLAG 2.5M X 1.5M WW1 PRUSSIAN FLAG 2.5M X 1.5M

WW1 PRUSSIAN FLAG 2.5M X 1.5M

This huge Prussian battle flag is of fine printed composition on traditional flag cloth. The flag bearing the design of Iron Cross to the corner, and the Imperial eagle to the centre. The flag with its heavy duty stitched reinforcing section at one end. To the upper staff area, the flag attachment. The main rope to the lower section. The flag with the stamped ink 'Kaiserliche Kriegsflg 1,5 x 2,5’ marking to the reinforcement.

The flag showing some general wear and use overall. Some holes to the field (the holes ranging from 1cm approx to the largest approximately 3cm). The printed colours remaining fresh & vibrant. An inked name is visible to the base of the central roundel. Possibly inked by the person taking the flag as a souvenir.

This came from a large naval collection and haven’t been on the market for over fifty years.

The size of this flag is of the type carried on Capital shipping i.e. major battleships, or U-boats. Particularly rare to the market. The design of the flag is of the 1903 – 1919 pattern, and typical of those carried during the First World War.

Code: 50051

2250.00 NZD