And with its ever rarer original cat-gut snare stretched across the bottom batter. The copper skin hoops bear the standard Wehrmacht red, black & white criss-cross paint scheme.(harking back to the style of the Kaiser's Kriegsmarine in World War One). Which each hold in place the original brass carcass body. Sadly un-marked, as is often the case, this drum is nevertheless. An approximately 1936 to 1938 model. And has survived the Second World World War beautifully intact.
And in fabulous condition with. Just the small wing-nut missing from the snare tensioner. Originally discovered in Halbe, Brandenburg near Berlin. This Wehrmacht snare drum is from the personal collection. Of Brian Matthews, author of the book.The item "Original WW-II era German Snare Drum issued to Wehrmacht Spielleute 1935 -1945" is in sale since Tuesday, May 09, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Field Gear". The seller is "alderneyvintagecollectibles" and is located in Winchester, Hampshire. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, United States, Canada, Australia.