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Huge (and we do mean huge) Nazi wall eagle of WWII. Silver finish aluminium and fastening holes on the reverse. 69cm x 38cm.
German Reichsadler, 3rd Reich national insignia (Hoheitszeichen) swastika art-deco design. These were placed in public buildings, on gates, in factories, in Reich bureaus, in railway stations and on statue plinths. The Nazi party used the traditional German eagle, standing atop of a swastika inside a wreath of oak leaves. It is also known as the Iron Eagle. When the eagle is looking to its left shoulder, it symbolises the Nazi party, and was called the Parteiadler. In contrast, when the eagle is looking to its right shoulder, it symbolises the country (Reich), and was therefore called the Reichsadler. After the Nazi party came to power in Germany, they replaced the traditional version of the German eagle with the modified party symbol throughout the country and all its institutions.
I’m very impressed with the quality of this piece. Looks great, and is a nice addition to my WW2 inspired collection. Like they said, it is huge haha. Fast shipping, packaged well. Unknown on 26th May 2020
if you can get passed what it stood for and just look at it as a piece of military art you will be very impressed.Nicely cast and big. SteveT on 24th Apr 2016