Item Id: UC23031
Luftwaffe Matching Winter Flight Jacket and Pants, Both Manufactured in the Same Factory
The flight jacket is constructed on blue/grey suede with a large brown fur collar. Collar is complete with closure button and strap. Front closure with a full and functional zipper marked “Ritsch” with pull still intact. End of cuffs closed with intact and functional zipper as well as a singel overlapping button. Lower waist closed by two overlapping buttons. Left chest with a large pocket without pocket flap and two equipment/tool loops sewn to and under the pocket. Inside is fully lined with white fur. Internal size adjustment straps and buckles all intact. Original manufacturers label machine sewn to the inside neck it reads: “Knebl & Ditrich, Croatia 1B”. The jacket is complete and is in very good condition with hardly any signs of real use. There is minor, hardly noticable spots of soiling and some age toning. All in all a very nice flight jacket which will be hard to find in better condition.
The flight trousers is constructed of blue/grey suede with a grey colored cloth waist. The waist is closed by two overlapping snap buttons. Waist zipper marked “Ritsch” is fully intact and functional. Even the pull tab is still intact. Size adjustment bands and metal clips also functional and intact. Side hipe openings closed by a intact zipper which also is marked “Ritsch”. Legs with the same type of zipper also intact and functional. Inside is fully lined with black fur. Intact manufacturers label machine sewn in place. The label reads “Knebl & Ditrich, Croatia 1A”. There is also some additional information stamped to the label, see pictures! The trousers is in very good condition with minor signs of age at all. There is hardly any age color fading or signs of real use. There is some light surface rust to some of the buttons and minor spots of soiling. All in all, close to perfect condition.
Perfect matching set in VERY good condition. Both manufactured in the same factory in Croatia makes this set even more desirable and rare!!