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4 & 12 YEAR SERVICE MEDALS RIBBON BAR A very good condition 4 & 12 Year service medals ribbon bar. Bar has it 2 correct Army/Kriegsmarine eagle devices attached. still retains its working attaching pin. I have 2 of these available.
88mm FUSE & BAKELITE FUSE CASE A very nice 88mm Flak fuse dated 1945 in an original brown Bakelite fuse case dated 1941. The fuse is in very good condition and easily unscrews and comes apart with all its original parts inside.
1936 DUSSELDORF GAU BADGE A 1936 Düsseldorf Region Day of National Solidarity Banner badge. Great condition cloth badge still retains its attaching pin with great printed details to the front.
1939 HITLER YOUTH DAY BADGE A nice 1939 Hitler Youth paper/card day badge. In good condition and still retains its attaching pin.
1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS with SWORDS maker marked A very nice condition 1st class War Merit Cross with swords Still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked with number 3 for Wilheim Deumer, Lüdenscheld . Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights. Got this from a collector who would clean his awards and didn't like them dirty!!
1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS without SWORDS maker marked A very nice condition 1st class War Merit Cross without swords Still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked with number 3 for Wilheim Deumer, Lüdenscheld .
1st CLASS WAR MERIT CROSS without SWORDS. A very nice condition 1st class War Merit Cross without swords Still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked with number 3 for Wilheim Deumer, Lüdenscheld . Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights. Got this from a collector who would clean his awards and didn't like them dirty!!
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 A nice condition 25 year Faithfull service cross. Medal retains plenty of its original finish and comes with its ribbon.
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 condition 25 year Faithfull Service cross and its original issue box. The cross retains almost all of its original finish and the ribbon still retains its attaching pin.
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very good, near mint condition unmarked 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. Comes on its long original piece of ribbon. Lovely condition
2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very good condition unmarked 2nd Class Iron Cross. Correct three piece construction, the core of the cross retains all of its original finish. Comes on a small piece of original ribbon, very nice piece.
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 76 A good condition, maker marked 2nd Class Iron Cross. Correct three piece construction, the core of the cross retains virtually all of its original finish. The ring is numbered 76 for the maker Ernst L. Muller Pforzheim Comes on original piece of ribbon.
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 without Swords & ISSUE PACKET A really nice condition 2nd Class War Merit cross without swords. Come in its original issue packet which has its makers details to the back.Original tissue paper and ribbon. The medal has never been on the ribbon.
2nd PATTERN ARMY SHOOTING LANYARD A very nice, used condition, 2nd Pattern Shooting Lanyard. Still retains its Heer green cloth backing to the badge. The weave of the lanyard still has its original cloth backing but is worn.
36 GERMAN WARTIME PHOTOS 36 Photo album removed German wartime photographs. All are of soldiers in uniform with awards and some of nurses with a couple appearing to have been taken in France. I think they have all come from a family photo album as some are of the same man and woman. One has been torn when it must have been removed from album.
ADOLF HITLER PHOTO/CARD COLLECTORS BOOK A very nice condition Adolf Hitler photo/card collectors book The book is complete and retains all of its Hoffmann photos print cards. To the inside at the front of the book it has an inscription from a Son to his Dad from Germany. This looks like it was done quite sometime ago with a fountain pen and not a modern pen. Some slight foxing to some of the pages otherwise fine and complete.
ARMY SPORTS VEST EAGLE A very nice condition, Army Sports Vest Eagle. Full uncut piece which has no rips or holes. This is the 1st pattern eagle which has no mouth to the beak. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
BLACK WOUND BADGE maker marked 93 A very nice early war brass Black wound badge, Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights and lots of its original finish. To the back its still retains its attaching pin and catch. It is maker marked 93 for the maker Richard Simm & Sohne Gablonz a.N.
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.
CAP REMOVED M43 TRAPEZOID EAGLE A very nice worn condition M43 Trapezoid Eagle and roundel combination. Cap removed, with 'real been' there look to it. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
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.
CLOTH HJ PROFICIENCY BADGE,BRONZE GRADE with issue TAG A full uncut, near mint, cloth Bronze grade Hitler Youth Sports Proficiency badge. To the back it retains its perfect RZM issue tag. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
CONDOR LEGION BLACK WOUND BADGE A very nice used condition Condor Legion or Spanish wound badge in black. Instituted on the 22nd May 1939,these badges were made from the dies of WW1 wound badges but had the swastika added to the imperial style helmet. Shows some rubbing to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin.
COURT MOUNTED 4 YEAR SERVICE MEDAL A very nice court mounted Army/Kriegsmarine 4 year service medal. In a good slightly worn condition,comes with it small eagle device attached to the ribbon. To the back it still retains its attaching pin.
DEUTSCHE WEHRMACHT ARMBAND A good used condition Deutsche Wehrmacht armband. Nice BeVo woven lettering with a nvery nice acceptance stamp on the front. 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.
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.
FULL UNCUT KRIEGSMARINE TUNIC EAGLE A very nice full uncut off the roll Kriegsmarine tunic eagle. Excellent condition, difficult to upgrade. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
FULL UNCUT TROPICAL/DAK KRIEGSMARINE TUNIC EAGLE A very nice, not often seen full uncut tropical/Afrika Korps tunic eagle. In really clean condition with no rips or tears.
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 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.
GERMAN RUNIC SWASTIKA BADGE BROACH A very nice condition Runic swastika badge/broach. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights.Still retains its attaching pin, approx 38 mm in diameter.
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.
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 CAP EAGLE A very nice German Army cap eagle. Appears to never been issued and still retains its 3 attaching pins.
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.
INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE MAKER MARKED A very nice condition Infantry Assault badge. Shows some slight rubbing to the highlights and still retains its attaching pin and catch. Just under the hinge of the pin it is marked R.S for the maker Rudolf Souval. Wein.
ITALIAN/GERMAN AFRIKA CAMPAIGN MEDAL A very nice worn condition anglo Italian/German Africa campaign medal. Medal is maker marked and comes on its original piece of ribbon. The award was instituted by the Italian Government to reward the achievements of the "Afrikakorps". The medal was awarded only to German troops.
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
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 SPORTS VEST EAGLE A very nice condition, Luftwaffe 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.
LUFTWAFFE WRIST COMPASS A very nice condition Luftwaffe pilots/Navigators compass. The compass is in very good issued condition in full working order and when laid flat the bubble is dead centre. It retains its fluid and original attaching strap, dial is perfect . To the reverse it has all of its clear details, being maker marked by Kadlec from Prague. The jlr is their wartime makers code. Couple of small scratches to the face otherwise no issues.
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.
M43 PATTERN POLIZEI INSIGNIA A very nice,full uncut M43 pattern Polizei/Police cap insignia. This the green/grey cockade and eagle combination and is of a BeVo woven construction. As with all my cloth items, it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
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 PAIR of CHESHIRE 17th BATTALION HESWALL HOME GUARD PATCHES A very nice tunic removed, scarce matching pair of Cheshire 17th Battalion Heswall home guard cloth arm/formation patches/insignia. Worn con condition nor rips or damage.
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.
MOTHERS CROSS in GOLD & ISSUE CASE A very good condition Gold grade Mothers Cross in its original issue box. Has its original piece of ribbon which looks never to have been on the medal. The medal is in very good, clean condition retains all of its enamelling. To the underside of the lid it is maker marked for the not often seen Walter Henlein. Gablonz a.N. To the top of the case it retains its full facsimile insignia.
No5 JUNGLE CARBINE BAYONET An excellent condition, near mint blade, WW2 No5 Jungle Carbine bayonet. The ricasso is marked to one side S294 over W.S.C. The other side has its bend proof mark and Broad Arrow mark. Comes in its original frog. Blade and wooden grips are in excellent condition,are really great example of this bayonet. 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.
NSDAP ARMBAND A very nice, worn condition NSDAP party armband. A BeVo woven embroided armband with no holes or tears. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
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 PINBACK BADGE A good condition NSKOV (War Veterans) pin back badge. Still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked “Deschler, München” and “Ges. Gesch.
NSKOV VETERANS CAP EAGLE A very good condition NSKOV, War veterans cap badge. Badge retains all three attaching pins and is maker marked 10 Ge.Gesch for the maker Förster & Barth, Pforzheim.
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.
OFFICERS CLAW BELT BUCKLE maker marked A nice used condition Officers open claw belt buckle. Complete with both prongs and is maker marked D.R.P and the letter A for the maker Assmann.
POST 53 BRITISH ARMY CHAPLAINS CAP BADGE A very nice post 53 Queens crown British army chaplains cap/beret badge. A blackened badge and still retains its two attaching blades.
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.
RAD CAP BADGE A near mint condition R A D mans cap badge. The badge retains almost all of its finish to the front. To the back it still has its attaching pins and its makers marks.
RADwJ BROOCH/BADGE A very nice condition women's RADwJ Brooch. Maker marked to the back and still retains its attaching pin.
RADwJ BROOCH/BADGE A very nice condition women's RADwJ Brooch. Maker marked AN.G to the back and still retains its attaching pin.
RDB STICKPIN LAPEL BADGE A good condition RDB ,Reichsbund der Deutschen Beamten/Reich Federation of German Civil Servants pinback badge. Still retains its attaching pin and is maker marked M.O.S and Ges. Gesch
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.50 A very nice used condition maker marked Russian Front medal. Still has its original piece of ribbon.The ring is numbered 50 for the maker of Karl Gshiermeister.Wein. A not often seen and hard to find maker, one for the real collectors of these medals.
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/PARTY EAGLE CAP BADGE A good condition SA/Party cap eagle. To the reverse on the feathers of the wing, it is marked for the for the not often seen, M1/111 for the maker Gebr. Gloerfeld Metallwarenfabrik KG,Ludenscheid. Still retains its three attaching pins, lost its finish to the front.
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.
SEMI-RELIC KRIM SHIELD A nice semi-relic Krim shield. Has lost its backing and attachment lugs shows some wear and tear but all details are there. At some time 2 holes have been made either for stitching to a cloth backing or for display purposes.
SILVER DRL SPORTS BADGE A nice condition DRL sports badge. The badge shows some slight rubbing to the highlights. To the back it still retains its attaching pin,also has its makers details and DRGM number.
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
SILVER WOUND BADGE maker marked A very nice condition Silver Wound badge. Still retains its attaching pin and to the catch it is numbered 30 for Hauptmunzamt Wien . Show some rubbing to the highlights otherwise fine.
SINGLE 4 YEAR SERVICE MEDAL RIBBON BAR A very good condition 4 year service ribbon bar. It has its correct Army/Kriegsmarine eagle device attached. Still retains its cloth backing and attaching pin.
SINGLE LUFTWAFFE 4 YEAR SERVICE MEDAL RIBBON BAR A very nice condition Luftwaffe 4 Year Service medal ribbon bar. It has its correct eagle device attached. Still retains its working attaching pin. I have 2 available
SMALL PARTY PENNANT A good condition,double sided small party pennant. This is cloth, not paper type bunting though most likely used as a string of bunting. Has a screen printed Swastika, no mothing or holes. As with all my cloth items it has been U.V light tested with no issues.
THIRD REICH FLAG,BANNER/DRAPE A very nice multi construction Third Reich period Flag, banner/drape. In good condition some small light stains but nothing major. To either side it has two white disc's which are two seperate pieces, i.e. multi construction with both having a swastika to the centre. A good displayable size being approx. 21inches by 32 inches. 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.
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.
WEHRMACHT SOLDIERS BADGE A nice condition, Wehrmacht supporters badge also worn as an Off duty badge to be worn when out of uniform. Still has its attaching pin, no makers marks.
WEHRMACHT SUPPORTERS BADGE An excellent condition Wehrmacht supporters badge. A bakelite/plastic badge, no rubbing or wear and still retains its attaching pin.
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 2nd CLASS IRON CROSS A very nice WW1 Imperial 2nd Class Iron cross with its original ribbon. The ring is maker marked with the letter N for the maker Neun Rösner, Sachsen.
WW1 IMPERIAL 2nd CLASS IRON CROSS maker marked A very good condition WW1 Imperial 2nd Class Iron cross with its original ribbon. The ring is tripled letter maker marked KAG, a recorded maker but unknown to me. The core retains almost all of its finish.
WW1 IMPERIAL COURT MOUNTED MEDAL GROUP A very nice, worn condition WW1 German/Imperial mounted medal group of 4 being; 2nd class Iron Cross,1914 Merit Medal, military issue with swords, Kaiser Wilhelm centenary medal and a 9 year Long service medal. All are correctly mounted on their medal bar and are in a good but worn condition. I am led to believe that only a couple of thousand 1914 Merit medal with swords were issued.
WW2 BRITISH 2ND DIVISION BATTLE DRESS TUNIC A nice used condition Australian made battle dress worn by a Signals Sergeant attached to the 2nd Infantry Division. The jacket is in a good but worn condition with some moth nips but nothing major. Makers label to the inside and dated 1941.
WW2 BRITISH PLASTIC ECONOMY CAP BADGE,KSLI A good condition,WW2 issue British plastic economy cap/beret badge. The badge still retains its two attaching blades and is also maker marked.
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 aker marked and looks to be dated 1938 or 36.The belt also has impressed makings B.A.B 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 U.S MARINE CORPS CAP A very nice, worn condition WW2 U.S Marine Corps visor cap. The cap has its bronze USMC bronze badge to the front with embroided top. Makers details to the inside and is a size 6 3/4 Shows wear to edge of liner band but all solid.