WWII German Customs Official Tunic

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WWII German Customs Official Tunic-This is a four pocket tunic for a member of the “Zollgrenzschutz und Zollbehörde”, or German Customs Service. The rank is equivalent to a stabsfeldwebel in the armed forces (this is a zollsekretär). The tunic is produced in woven field grey wool that is clean and shows minor wear only. There are a few tiny holes here and there (see pics). There are pleated breast pockets and internal hip pockets. The flaps are scalloped. There is a six button closure and all buttons are silver finished pebbled metal. There are French cuffs. The collar is dark green badge cloth and has a liner. The closure seam and cuffs are piped in dark green. The collar tabs are produced in dark green rayon, woven with bright silver flat wire wreath, two metal pips and sawtooth border trim. They are machine applied. There are holes in each between the existing pips (?). There are slip on shoulder straps which have dark green badge cloth backings with bright silver flat wire and green cloth braid. Each has a pair of gilt finished metal pips. The cipher is gilt and reads RSV. There are loops for a medium ribbon bar and one is included. There are also loops for a badge on the left breast pocket. There is no cuff title. The interior is fully lined in green cloth. There is minor wear, a few stains and some discoloration. There is a pocket on the left side. It is a size medium. Overall good condition! 

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