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Hitler's Germany placed a great deal of emphasis on symbology. The use of flags and standarts were widespread. Whether holding a political, military or civilian event, flags had a very dominant presence in the scene.

This is a German WWII Nazi flag Pole Topper. Very elegant design. Consisting of an eagle with wings fully spread. Clutching a wreath with a swastika in the center. The wings have three sets of plumeage. The feathers are shorter as they approach the body of the eagle. The head of the eagle faces to the right.

The bottom of the wreath is attached to a cilinder with two holes towards the bottom. This is where the flag pole would be secured via the use of two screws. Some of the flagpoles had markings . The one featured here does not have any.

This page is a recognition and identification guide for WWII German flags. Multiple detailed photos of a specific sample are provided. Descriptions point out clearly defined points that should be noted.

One of the most commonly asked questions is "How much is my WWII German flag worth?". A price guide is included here to address this question. The value of the flags is reviewed over a period of several years. A trend can be observed. The present worth of the German flags in the collector's market is illustrated.

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  1. FAQ's
  2. Anatomy of a German Flag
  3. Identifying fakes and reproductions
  4. RZM manufacturing codes
  5. Construction materials
  6. Clothing tags and stamps
  7. Perspective view
  8. Purchasing a WWII German flag

This flag is currently being reproduced. It is becoming more difficult to be able to tell the fake ones from the real ones because the quality of the reproductions is improving. The collector must become familiarized with the construction style and materials employed in the manufacturing of this flag. Attention to the details is critical in order to be able to determine the authenticity of the flag.

If you have an interest is seeing other flags of the Third Reich, you can do so by going to our WWII German Flags identification guide. Where we cover Heer (Army), Navy (Kriegsmarine), Air Force (Luftwaffe) and other organizations.


The value for WWII German flags and other military antiques and collectibles is provided as a means to educate the collector community and individuals who have a general interest on the field. The following is an estimated value. Prices may vary in every state and every country. This service is provided courtesy of MilitaryItems.com. The source for military antiques and collectibles in the web.

Year 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Value $270.00 $300.00 $320.00 $360.00 $390.00 $420.00 $440.00 $460.00 $500.00 $520.00 $550.00 $570.00
Availability Medium Medium Medium Medium Rare Rare Rare Rare Rare Rare Rare Rare
Invest Grade B B B+ B+ B+ A A A A A A A

While the item featured here is not for sale, similar items like it are available for purchase in our website MilitaryItems.com

Feb 28th, 2017
Germans produced a wide variety of flags during WWII. The banner featured here is not very hard to find. In general the appreciation has been moderate. Recently the value has began to come up some. It is expected that this trend will continue.

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