WWI German Chest Body Armor Trench Machine Gun Steel w/ Straps, Cushioning 3M. This listing features an Original German WWI Trench/Sniper/Machine Gun Steel Chest Body Armor with makers mark. Constructed of steel breast plate with over the shoulder supports, the stomach and groin protected by three overlapping steel plates attached by fabric fastening straps for maneuverability. It was used by sentries in the field, troops in advanced positions, and heavily issued to machine gun troops. In excellent condition with patina appropriate to age.The cloth straps and padding are original and are in excellent condition, very sturdy and without issue. Hard to find piece, few remain in the open market.
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Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "WWI German Chest Body Armor Trench Machine Gun Steel with Straps, Cushioning 3M" is in sale since Thursday, February 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Germany\Other German WWI Orig.The seller is "antiqueboutique*123" and is located in Aurora, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.