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RADwJ WAR HELPER'S SERVICE BADGE. A nice,used condition, RAdwJ War helpers service badge. The badge shows some slight rubbing to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin.
1st CLASS IRON CROSS & CASE,BRASS CORE A very nice unmarked 1st Class Iron Cross in original case. Some slight rubbing to the highlights showing this to be a brass made core. Brass core EK1's only being made up until 1942. The cross still retains its attaching pin. Case has facsimile cross to the top of the lid and catch is in full working order. Brass core EK1's are becoming a harder to find variant.
1st PATTERN LUFTSCHUTZ ARMBAND A nice condition 1st pattern Luftschutz armband. Has a nice BeVo woven RLB emblem to the front and the reverse has the makers details. Good condition with no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
1st PATTERN LUFTWAFFE DAGGER A very good,fairly clean bright blade by Ernst Pack & Sohne GmbH, Solingen. The leather all intact to the grip with its original wire wrap, leather all intact to the scabbard, nickel plating slightly lifting and a little dirty to all the fittings. Still has its a set of aluminium chains, which are marked ‘OLC’. This has never been in a collection and came to me from a veterans family.
25 YEAR FAITHFULL SERVICE CROSS & BOX A very nice condition 25 year Faithfull Service cross and its original issue box. The inside of the lid has its small makers label for Rudolph Souval. Wien. The cross retains almost all of its original finish and the ribbon still retains its attaching pin.
25 YEAR FAITHFULL SERVICE CROSS & BOX A very nice 25 Year Faithfull Service in its original issue box/case. The box has some slight damage but nothing too bad. The underside of the box has its makers label for Paul Maybauer. Cross comes on its original ribbon which still has its attaching pin.
25 YEAR NSKOV WAR VETERANS BADGE A very nice NSKOV War veterans badge. The badge retains all of its enamelling and lots of its silver finish. Still retains its attaching pin and is marked Ges.Gesch.
25 YEAR POLICE MEDAL & CASE A very nice, near mint condition,25 Year Police service medal and original issue case. The medal retains almost all of its gilt finish, with great definition to either side of the medal. Ribbon has never been attached or had pin fitted and comes has embroided Police eagle on it. Case has its embossed 25 and oak leaves wreath to the top also has some minor staining with age.Still has its fully functioning catch. In all a really nice quality set.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very nice clean,non maker marked 2nd Class Iron Cross. Comes on original long piece of ribbon. Correct three piece construction. The core retains almost all of its original finish. A very nice example of an EKII.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A good condition unmarked 2nd Class Iron Cross. Correct three piece construction. No makers mark. Comes on a piece of original ribbon, very nice piece.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A very nice condition, correct three piece construction 2nd Class Iron Cross. The core of the cross retains lots of its original finish and the ring is numbered 65 for the maker Klein & Quenzer A.G. Idar/Oberstein.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked.13 A very good, maker marked 2nd Class Iron Cross. Correct three piece construction, the core of the cross retains all of its original finish with arms retaining lots of their finish. The ring is numbered 13 for the maker Gustav Brehmer Markneukirchen/Sa Comes on its long original piece of ribbon.
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with Swords A nice condition,early issue unmarked 2nd Class War Merit cross with swords. Cross shows very little wear and comes with its piece of original ribbon.
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with SWORDS maker marked A very nice 2nd class War Merit Cross with Swords. Medal is in a good clean condition and comes on a long piece of original ribbon. The ring is numbered 14 for L. Christian Lauer Nurnberg
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with SWORDS maker marked A nice, worn condition zinc 2nd class War Merit with a piece of original ribbon. The ring is numbered 45 for the not often seen maker of Franz Jungwirth Wien.
2nd CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS without Swords A very nice unmarked 2nd Class War Merit Cross without swords. A nice clean condition medal which comes with its ribbon.
2nd PATTERN LUFTSCHUTZ ARMBAND A nice condition 2nd Pattern Luftschutz armband. Has a nice BeVo woven Luftschutz emblem to the front and stitched numbers of 34 to the back which is presumably the manufactures code number. It has no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
ARMY CAP EAGLE A very good near mint condition Wehrmacht Army cap eagle. The eagle is in an unissued condition and still retains its three attaching lugs. Also has its makers mark MOS 39
ARMY SPORTS VEST EAGLE A very good condition ,uncut Army sports vest eagle. This is the 1st pattern eagle with no mouth in the beak. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
BLACK WOUND BADGE,ONE PIECE VARIANT maker marked 63 A good worn condition mid to late war Black wound badge This is the scarcer one piece variant which has the hinge and catch as part of the badge. Maker marked 63 for the maker Franz Klast & Sohne Gablonz a.N.
BRITISH KOREAN WAR MEDAL PAIR THE WELCH REGIMENT A very nice Korean War medal pair to; 2491847 PTE. T. G. Hopkins. Welch Medals come mounted on a card backing also with a Commonwealth forces formation sign and blazer badge. The 1st Battalion the Welch regiment became part of the 29th British Infantry brigade as part of the 1st Commonwealth Division in November 1951 for service in the Korean war with the battalion involved in many actions.
CASED 1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with SWORDS.& ISSUE CASE,maker marked A nice used condirion 1st Class War Merit Cross and issue case. The lid of the case has the full facsimile insignia of the cross. The cross shows some light rubbing to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin. The pin is maker marked 15 for the maker Friedrich Orth Wien.
COURT MOUNTED MEDAL PAIR,4 YEAR & WESTWALL MEDALS A nice ,worn condition mounted pair of medals being Army 4 year Service medal and Westwall medal. Ribbons have some slight staining medals are in good issued condition.
COURT MOUNTED SUDETENLAND MEDAL A very nice condition court mounted Sudetenland medal. Come with its original backing and attaching pin. Instituted on 18 October 1938, the medal was awarded to German military personnel who participated in the occupation of Sudetenland and the occupation of Czechoslovakia in March 1939.
DAF GRAVY BOAT A nice all in one piece, DAF gravy boat. To the underneath it has the DAF(Deutsche Arbeit's Front) Cog wheel emblem with its makers details. Appears to be no cracks or breaks.
DAF PIN BACK BADGE A nice condition DAF pin back badge. The badge retains its attaching pin and is maker marked M1/16 for the maker Dr Franke & Co. K.G Ludenscheid.
DEUTSCHE WEHRMACHT ARMBAND A nice, used condition, Deutsche Wehrmacht armband. Shows some staining with age and it has been double stamped with acceptance marks to the front. It has no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
DEUTSCHE WEHRMACHT VOLKSSTURM ARMBAND A good condition Deutscher Volkssturm armband. This is the standard 1944/45 printed version, it has been issued and shows stitching to the inside where it has been folded over at the top and bottom edges. Shows to small stains on the back.
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FULL UNCUT KRIEGSMARINE TUNIC EAGLE A not often seen full uncut white backing with blue Kreigsmarine tunic eagle. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
GENERAL ASSAULT BADGE A very nice unmarked General assault badge. Though not marked i think this one can be attributed to Rudolph Karneth. Shows wear and is uncleaned. the C hook catch is slightly loose but is not coming off and has been like that a long time.
GERMAN STAG HORN DELUXE TRENCH/FIGHTING KNIFE A very Stag Horn Deluxe Trench/Fighting knife. The blade is in very good condition,though one side has two small blemishes. Stag horn grips are worn with some slight rusting to metalwork of the handle. The blade is maker marked for WKC,(Weyersberg Kirschbaum & Cie AG, Solingen).This variant mark used after 1930. It is in its original scabbard which still retains its leather belt loop. Known as a deluxe knife as they had the horn grips and where chrome plated. with a good quality blade. More photos on request. I CAN ONLY SELL THIS ITEM TO OVER 18's ONLY, I HAVE NO PROBLEM POSTING OVERSEAS, BUYERS IT IS YOUR RESPONSABILITY TO ENSURE THIS ITEM CAN BE IMPORTED INTO YOUR COUNTRY.
GERMAN VOLUNTEER NURSE DOG TAG A very nice nurses I.D/Dog Tag. Nice and clearly marked Freiwillige Krankenpflege Wehrkreis XVII (Volunteer Nursing Military District 17). This military district was Vienna (Austria), Southern Bohemia and Southern Moravia. The original issue district marking of XIV have been crossed out.The tag still has its original neck tie.
GROUND DUG RELIC 25 PANZER ASSAULT BADGE A ground dug,relic condition 25 Panzer Assault badge. All details are there, has remains of its catch and to the lower right hand side of the award you can make out the makers details for Bruder Schneider. Wien. Though a relic it is a piece which cant be denied as a 100% original been there done it item. In perfect condition the price of these rare awards are in 4 figures.
HEER/KRIEGSMARINE SUMMER TUNIC EAGLE A good, used condition Heer/Kriegsmarine summer tunic eagle. Worn by Army officers and Navy Administration officers/Officials. A little dirty with age but would easily clean up if you so wished and still retains its attaching pin and lug/blade.
HELMET LINER & BAND SIZE 66/59 A nice 1939 dated Helmet liner and band size 66/59. In a very good worn condition and has original owners name on the leather. The liner band is maker marked and dated for 1939 to one side and the size markings to the other. Came out of an original helmet shell painted black over the years and now thrown away but the liner was saved. Some small traces of black paint on the edge which would easily clean off. Comes with its original liner cord, ideal for an M35/ M40 helmet shell
HITLER YOUTH KNIFE HANDLE DIAMOND BADGE A very nice Hitler Youth Diamond badge. This has two attaching lugs and not a pin making me think that it is possibly a HJ Knife handle badge rather than a cap badge. Retains all of enamelling and is maker marked to the back M1/127 Alfred Stübbe, Inh. Herbert Tegge, Berlin-Waidmannslust.
HJ BELT & BUCKLE MAKER MARKED A good condition early Hitler Youth belt & Buckle . The buckle shows some slight rubbing to the highlights, the reverse of the buckle has its makers details for the maker of Assmann & Sohne. The leather belt is in worn condition with the runner still having its cleat RZM Deutsche Jungvolk markings.
INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE MAKER MARKED, FLL A nice used condition Infantry Assault badge. Badge retains a some of its original finish. Still retains its attaching pin and catch and is maker marked F.L.L for the maker Friedrich Linden, Ludenscheid. Most likely a mid to late war issue.
INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE MAKER MARKED,GWL A nice used condition Infantry Assault badge. Badge retains a some of its original finish. Still retains its attaching pin and catch and is maker marked G.W.L for the maker Gebruder Wegerhoff, Ludenscheid.
JOB LOT of 3 WOMENS RADwJ BROACHES A job lot of 3 women's RAD commemorative broaches. All are maker marked and all retain their attaching pins.
KK-GEWEHR 1943 SHOOTING BADGE A nice condition 1943 Tirol/Austrian KK-Gewehr shooting badge. No makers mark, still retains attaching pin to the back. Retains almost all of its original finish and enamelling to the front.
KRIEGSMARINE MINESWEEPER AWARD A good worn condition Kriegsmarine Minesweepers award. Still retains some of its original finish to the wreath. None maker marked and still retains its attaching pin.
KRIEGSMARINE SPORTS VEST EAGLE A very nice condition, Kriegsmarine Sports Vest Eagle. Full uncut piece which has no rips or holes. As with all my cloth items, it has been U.V light tested, with no issues
KUBAN SHIELD A very nice condition Kuban shield. The bronzed shield is mounted on its original field grey/green cloth backing and has its original black backing paper. A very nice original piece which becoming harder to find.
LARGE THIRD REICH PERIOD BOWL A good larger than standard size bowl. Bigger than a soup bowl. To the underneath it has the Army/Party Eagle,its makers details and dated 1937. It appears to have no cracks or breaks.
LUFTSCHUTZ MEDAL A nice condition Luftschutz medal. Medal comes on its original ribbon which still has its attaching pin.
LUFTSCHUTZ MESSENGER ARMBAND A nice condition 1st pattern Luftschutz Messenger armband. Has a nice embroided large M to the front and has no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
LUFTSCHUTZ MESSENGER ARMBAND 2nd PATTERN A nice, used condition, 2nd Pattern Luftschutz Messenger armband. Has Large BeVo woven M to the front of the armband, on the back is a small stitched 3, presumably a manufactures code number. Looks to have had two cloth strips at one time, possibly a rank of some sort. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issue.
LUFTWAFFE FIGHTING KNIFE A very nice used condition Luftwaffe fighting knife. The blade is in a fairly clean condition with just some minor sharpening to the edge, not recently done. The blade has the stick eagle acceptance mark being the scarcer number 6. Come's in its original scabbard which still has its attaching prongs. The only issue is the crossguard has a small crack in it, this hasn't gone right through and has been done a long time ago and is part of its character. This has never been in a collection before,got this from the son of a WW2 RAF veteran. Nice original vet's bring back piece.
LUFTWAFFE STAFF CAR PENNANT A very nice ,double sided Luftwaffe Staff car pennant In good worn condition, the celluloid protection cover has toned,cracked and come away in parts but one side retains more than the other. Embroided eagles are in good condition, wear to edging of pennant, also retains the two metal attaching hooks /loops. A great display piece.
M31 GERMAN WATER BOTTLE A nice used condition M31 pattern Water bottle and original cup. The bottle is maker marked to the neck and dated for 1938 as is the cup also dated for 1938.The bottle lid also looks to have 2 initals scrathed into it. Reatins all leather straps and clip. The cover shows some wear and retains all of its buttons.,no real issues with this most definatly wartime used waterbottle.
M80 IRAQI,GULF WAR M80 CAMO HELMET A very nice worn condition original Iraqi war / desert storm M80 helmet. The helmet would have originally been issued in a dark green with this one being camouflaged in a desert/sand coloured over paint. Still retains its original liner and chinstrap and are in a worn condition. A great addition to any Gulf War collection.
MATCHING NUMBERS K98 BAYONET A nice condition matching numbers K98 bayonet with its leather frog. The blade retains its original bluing and is dated for 1939. The blade is maker marked for F.Herder with matching issue numbers to blade,scabbard and pommel catch. The scabbard and pommel has light pitting but the blade is perfect. To the leather scabbard i can just make out the date 41. I CAN ONLY SELL THIS ITEM TO OVER 18's ONLY, I HAVE NO PROBLEM POSTING OVERSEAS, BUYERS IT IS YOUR RESPONSABILITY TO ENSURE THIS ITEM CAN BE IMPORTED INTO YOUR COUNTRY
MATCHING NUMBERS K98 BAYONET A nice condition matching numbers K98 bayonet with its leather frog. The blade retains its bluing and the spine of blade is dated for 1940. The blade is maker marked for Coppell.G.b.m.H with matching issue numbers 3991 to blade and scabbard. Comes in its leather frog which has had it s cavalry strap cut off. Has its waffen-amt stamps to ball of scabbard and pommel I CAN ONLY SELL THIS ITEM TO OVER 18's ONLY, I HAVE NO PROBLEM POSTING OVERSEAS, BUYERS IT IS YOUR RESPONSABILITY TO ENSURE THIS ITEM CAN BE IMPORTED INTO YOUR COUNTRY
MINT DAF CAP BADGE A near mint condition DAF cap badge. Appears to have never been on a cap and retains all of its finish to the front of the badge. To the back it still retains its 2 attaching lugs and a attaching pin.
MINT LUFTWAFFE FIGHING KNIFE An excellent condition near mint Luftwaffe boot fighting knife. The blade has only some minor small blemish's, and retains almost all of its cross graining. The blade has the Luftwaffe stick eagle number 5 acceptance mark. The scabbard retains most of its original finish showings some minor wear i.e. a couple of small scratches. Difficult, not impossible to upgrade but the best one I have had. Priced for the condition, more photos on request if needed I CAN ONLY SELL THIS ITEM TO OVER 18'S ONLY, I HAVE NO PROBLEM POSTING OVERSEAS, BUYERS IT IS YOUR RESPONSABILITY TO ENSURE THIS ITEM CAN BE IMPORTED INTO YOUR COUNTRY.
MODERN BRITISH PARA HELMET A very good modern issue British Para helmet. Comes with its camouflage helmet covered by its correct camo net, with tape bine around the edge. To the inside top of the shell it still has its issue label. Aslo retains its correct liner and chinstrap.
NSDAP ARMBAND A very good,worn condition NSDAP party arm band. Has the correct period stitching to the roundel, shows wear with remains of stitching from were it was attached to the uniform or shirt.
NSKOV/DRKB VETERANS ARMBAND A nice unissued,never been stitched together NSKOV/DRKB veterans arm band. Nice clean piece and is unissued. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
POST 53 BRITISH OFFICERS ROYAL CORPS of TRANSPORT CAP & COLLAR BADGES & SHOULDER TABS A nice set of post 1953 Queens Crown, Royal Corps of Transport Cap and collar badge set with RCT shoulder tabs for the rank of Captain. Nice little set.
RADwJ BROOCH/BADGE A very nice condition women's RADwJ Brooch. Maker marked to the back and still retains its attaching pin.
RADwJ ARBEITSMAID RANK BROACH. A hard to find, nice condition gold grade RADwJ Arbeitsmaid rank broach. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin.
RED CROSS HELFERIN/NURSES BADGE A very nice, late war Red Cross/Nurses badge. The badge is a later war painted non enamelled variant and still retains its attaching pin. Also has its makers mark to the back of badge and retains plenty almost all of its original finish to the front.
ROUND THREE 2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very nice condition, hard to find unmarked 2nd Class Iron Cross, being the rarer Round 3 variant. The core retains almost all of its original finish and comes on its long piece of ribbon.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.10 A very nice condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The medal retains lots of its original finish, the ring having the number 10 for the maker Foerster & Barth,Pforzheim. A very nice example of this medal.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.13 A good condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The ring having the number 13 for the maker Gustav Brehmer Markneukirchen/Sa
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.19 A very nice condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The medal retains lots of its original finish, the ring having the number 19 for the maker E. Ferdinand. Weidmann Frankfurt/Main A very nice example of this medal.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.20 A good condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The ring having the number 20 for the maker C.F. Zimmermann Pforzheim.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.76 A very nice condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The medal retains lots of its original with the ring having the number 76 for the maker Ernst L. Muller Pforzheim. A nice example of this medal.
RUSSIAN FRONT MEDAL MAKER MARKED.93 A very nice condition Russian Front medal and its original issue ribbon. The medal retains lots of its original finish, the ring having the number 93 for the maker Richard Simm & Sohne Gablonz a.d.N. A very nice example of this medal.
SA BELT & BUCKLE A nice condition SA buckle and belt. A two piece brass and nickel construction buckle. The buckle shows some light rubbing to the highlights. The brown leather belt shows wear, a little bit dry but ok, you make out some markings on belt runner it has Croupon and looks like 39
SA/PARTY EAGLE CAP BADGE A very good condition SA/Party cap eagle. RZM marked to the rear M1/21 for the maker Paul Maybauer,Waidmannslust Badge retains almost all of its original gilt finish and still retains its 3 attaching lugs.
SA/PARTY EAGLE CAP BADGE A very nice Party/SA eagle cap badge. I am led to believe these were also worn as early Army cap eagles. Retains plenty of its original finish and also retains it 3 attaching pins. The badge is also RZM maker marked M1/M17 for F.W.Assmann & Sohne.Ludenscheid. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights otherwise fine.
SILVER DRL SPORTS BADGE mint/unissued A near mint and most likely unissued Silver grade DRL sports badge. No rubbing to the front, the reverse has its attaching pin and DRGM issue number 35269 and makers details for Wernstein Jena. Very nice clean piece.
SILVER WOUND BADGE maker marked A very nice condition Silver Wound badge. Still retains its attaching pin and to the catch it is numbered 100 for the maker Rudolf Wachter and Lange, Mittweida. Still has retains lots of its original finish
SMALL THIRD REICH PERIOD PLATE A very nice small table side plate, larger than a saucer and smaller than main meal size plate. to the back it has the Army/ National eagle, makers details and dated 1941. Appears to have no cracks or breaks.
STATE SERVICE ARMBAND A very nice condition, yellow coloured issue State Service armband. Has a BeVo woven eagle to the front. It has no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
STRIP of 3 HJ ARM/SPORTS VEST DIAMONDS with RZM TAGS A very nice strip of 3 HJ Arm/Sports vest Diamonds. All three have their original RZM tags which numbers run in consecutive order being,000669,000670,000671. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
THIRD REICH PERIOD FIREMANS/POLICE TUNIC & CAP A very nice Firemans/Police tunic and cap. The tunic has all of its buttons and attaching hooks to the collar, inside to the lower part of the tunic is a label which I am not 100% sure but maybe unit marks. The is one repair to the arm which is not too bad. The other arm has the arm area badge for Michelfeld. Very nice cap with correct eagle and roundel but missing its chinstrap. The interior has all the makers details, shows some wear. More photos on request
TUNIC REMOVED KRIEGSMARINE EAGLE A very nice, worn condition, tunic removed embroided Kreigsmarine tunic eagle. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
TUNIC REMOVED LAND CUSTOMS CUFF TITLE A very nice, worn condition, tunic removed Land Customs cuff title. Shows original stitching of when attached to the tunic and where it has been pulled and cut off. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
TUNIC REMOVED LUFTWAFFE EAGLE A very nice tunic/cap removed Luftwaffe eagle Good worn condition with no damage. Nice worn display piece.
U.S JET PILOT KNIFE A very nice,used condition U.S Jet Pilots Knife made by Ontario and dated 1(January) 86(1986). Comes in its original scabbard which has its backing plate and has its sharpening stone.
WAR VETERANS FLAG POLE TOP A very nice,used condition War Veterans Flag pole top. A dull gold colour,Bakelite made piece. To one side it has a large Iron Cross 1939 set between the date of 1940. To the other side it reads Symbol Wird Waffe, which basically translate to 'the Symbol becomes a weapon',which is around a large swastika. Shows some rubbing to the highlights, great definition to the details, would make a great display piece.
WESTWALL MEDAL & ISSUE PACKET A very nice Westwall medal and its original issue packet. The medal appears to have never been on it ribbon. The packet has its makers detail of Carl Poellath.
WHITE STATE SERVICE ARMBAND A very good condition, State Service armband. This the more difficult to find white backing armband and not as common as the standard yellow issue. To the front it has a nice BeVo woven Eagle. It has no rips, tears or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
WHW RAD BAKELITE BADGE A nice condition, WHW Bakelite badge. The badge is in the form of RAD cap. to the back its has its attaching pin and to the front it is marked WHW 1938/39.
WW1 AUSTRIAN FIGHTING/TRENCH KNIFE A decent condition WW1 Austrian fighting/trench knife. To the ricasso of the blade it has the letter R for i believe the maker George Roth. The scabbard is marked V&N which i believe is Vogel & Noot, Wartberg Austria. Blade is all there but has some blemishes but nothing too bad. The tang runs right the the wooden grips. The scabbard still retains its original belt loop hanging strap. In all a very nice issued piece. I CAN ONLY SELL THIS ITEM TO OVER 18's ONLY, I HAVE NO PROBLEM POSTING OVERSEAS, BUYERS IT IS YOUR RESPONSABILITY TO ENSURE THIS ITEM CAN BE IMPORTED INTO YOUR COUNTRY.
WW1 GERMAN FERNGLAS 08 BINOCULARS & CASE A very good,used pair of WW1 German Fernglas 08 binoculars. They come in their difficult to find case. Not the standard leather case as the lid is metal as is the base. The case comes a with wide leather hinge which is attached to the upper and lower sections by rivets. Both lid fasting side straps are complete as are the steel studs they attach to. The two vertical belt loops to its reverse are each riveted to their upper and lower ends. One straps is maker marked. There is also a metal buckle to the reverse which could be attached to the Y-straps for support. The binoculars retains plenty of its original field grey/green finish, and also have their original eye cup rain cover. One of the eye cups is a period replacement. It has fairly clear optics and still has its original neck strap. The underside of the lid has its original issue paper, the binoculars are maker marked for E.Leitz. Wetzlar, with the same marking on one of the belt loops. Also has a serial number 83699. In all a very nice 'been there, complete matching set. Case is probably harder to find than the binoculars.
WW1 IMPERIAL EK2 COURT MOUNTED MEDAL PAIR A nice, used condition. court mounted WW1 pair being a Iron Cross 2nd class and Hindenburg cross. Hindenburg cross is maker marked G7.
WW2 GERMAN ARMY BELT & BUCKLE A very nice, used and worn condition Army belt and buckle. The buckle still retains its leather tab which is maker marked and looks to be dated 1938 or 36.The belt also has impressed makings B.A.B r 1938 so possibly been together all is life. The belt has been deliberately shortened most likely for a young/teenage boy. A very nice original 'been there' looking piece.
WW2 GERMAN BUTTER/FAT CONTAINER A very nice condition, Bakelite issued butter/fat container (Fettbusche). No cracks or breaks, working lid and the base is maker marked with three initials BGS. When issued these were carried in the bread bag.
WW2 PRISONER OF WAR DOG TAG A WW2 allied prisoner of war I.d/Dog tag. Tag is marked Kr.Gef.Lg. XB.(Prison Camp XB) and the prisoners number 89386. The tag comes on its original neck tie. Stalag X-B was a World War II German Prisoner-of-war camp located near Sandbostel in Lower Saxony in north-western Germany.