Real or fake flags, please help.

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hvs-uhu
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Real or fake flags, please help.

Post by hvs-uhu » 02 Mar 2019 22:05

I have these two small size (55 x 100 cm, approx 2x3 feet) flags and was looking for help these are real or fake flags. All info in attached images. Flags have very strange fabric structure (pattern). Thank you in advance! :)

First one – Reichskriegsflagge
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Re: Real or fake flags, please help.

Post by hvs-uhu » 02 Mar 2019 23:28

Made a little test - burnt a little bit of fabric (1 cut off string),smelt like a burnt newspaper not plastic.

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Re: Real or fake flags, please help.

Post by Mark in Cleveland, Tn. » 03 Mar 2019 00:31

Both are fakes....

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