101. Leica M3 olive Bundeseigentum

Early version olive paint Leica M3 “Bundeswehr” in good original condition and in working order, engraved “Bundeseigentum 12-121-5418” on the rear of the top plate, with screw-mount Summaron 3.5/3.5cm no.1563235.
When the West German Army (Bundeswehr) was established in 1955, a number of Leica M cameras have been ordered in olive finish. Less than 300 Leica M3 cameras have been prepared in this special finish. The camera offered comes from a batch 927671 to 927734 issued in 1958.

Sale No 37591
Condition B
Serial No. 927726
Year 1958

Auction closed!
23 November 2019 11:00

Hammer price (Incl. buyer's premium)11.00 €12.00 €13.00 €14.00 € € 36.00024.00 €25.00 €

Estimate € 14000-16000


€ 7.5002019-11-23 11:05
€ 7.0002019-11-06 19:10
€ 7.000 Start price

35th Leitz Photographica Auction,



Buyer's Premium 20%

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