ARMY CAVALRY COLONELS PARADE TUNIC.
A beautiful quality tailor made high ranking cavalry officers parade tunic. Fine quality field gray tunic with dark green collar which is piped in yellow for cavalry troops, the cuffs and the front of the tunic is also piped in the matching colour waffenfarbe. Silver bullion collar patches on yellow backing, matching silver bullion shoulder straps with cavalry yellow piping and with gray underlay denoting an officer of the reserve, each eppaulette has the matching Regimental number VI and a single rank star for Lieutenant Colonel. Fine quality silver bullion breast eagle. Loops on tunic for a very long medal ribbon bar and loops for three pin back badges and also a special fitment for a screw back award (probably an iron cross 1st class), obviously the original owner was highly decorated. Attached to the tunic is a silver bullion aiguilette. The interior of the tunic features a very high quality silk lining with large tailors label for Willi Otto, the interior of the dark green collar has a detachable collar protector which is also maker marked. An exceptional parade tunic for a very desirable branch of service, originally belonging to a high ranking officer and in fine condition, they do not come much better than this. [Condition: Near Mint]