it may be a replacement top cover from after the war
engraved with the original serial number
Originally Posted by johannielscom
Just now I saw a Leica IIIc Stepper in the classifieds that has a 378632 serial and a red curtain, but it also has a 'Germany' engraving on the top plate.
Were those wartime cameras ever exported? And if so, where to and was that during the war? Or is this a remarkable camera?