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Old 04-27-2019, 08:36 PM   #241
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Old 05-05-2019, 12:11 PM   #242
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Sometimes age makes me doubt my eyes! To me, these are pink, but when I put them on the scanner they appeared more red, a daylight shot looks pink again. Here they are for you to judge, pink or faded red?
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Old 05-05-2019, 12:57 PM   #243
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From those pictures they look red on my screen.
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Old 05-05-2019, 07:32 PM   #244
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Slightly faded red from here, too.
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Old 05-06-2019, 03:32 AM   #245
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Here is a scan with two red patches, I guess they are faded, although the colour is the same shade on the back. The officer grade material probably faded more than the other ranks,
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Old 05-06-2019, 03:36 AM   #246
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Now some less seen piping, the orange one is very odd in it's construction, using an army cloth tongue!
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Old 08-17-2019, 10:12 AM   #247
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I just bought a faded red pair of Major collar tabs at Weitze to have a comparison for other tabs with reddish hue. Looks like especially the late ones are not of the deep red we know for Flak.
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Old 08-17-2019, 10:14 AM   #248
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Somethiung new: Zahlmeister.

Very rare? Don't know, at least I searched for years to get a complete Truppensonderdienst set.
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Old 08-17-2019, 12:03 PM   #249
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Somethiung new: Zahlmeister.

Very rare? Don't know, at least I searched for years to get a complete Truppensonderdienst set.
Gorgeous set
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Old 08-18-2019, 01:02 AM   #250
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Looks like especially the late ones are not of the deep red we know for Flak.
That's what I thought : late war bad quality dying?
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Old 08-19-2019, 06:38 AM   #251
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Somethiung new: Zahlmeister.

Very rare? Don't know, at least I searched for years to get a complete Truppensonderdienst set.
Nice mint set! TSD are difficult to find in any rank.

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