VICTORIAN - 3RD ROYAL SCOTS OFFICERS HELMET & CROSS BELT & WAIST ...
Edinburgh or Queens Regiment of Light Infantry grouping.
Good attributed lot of one mans items.
Comprises officers Home Service helmet with rare, sought after gilded helmet plate. This is 2 piece, outer part with silver scroll with " The Lothian Regt ". To the centre " Ne Me Impune Lacessit " and thistle centre again in silver with undamaged green enamel back piece. Gilded spike a... read more
EAST LOTHIAN YEOMANRY CAVALRY VICTORIAN OFFICERS HELMET PLATE
Very striking 2 piece example of this exceedingly rare 2nd pattern helmet plate.
Silver plated beautifully fretted thistle wreath surmounted by crown.
The detail on the thistles/leaves is outstanding and with no rubbing or damage.
Gilded strap with motto this seperetely applied with 4 thin pins which have possibly been replaced at some point during it's working life ?
1 / 2 LOTHIAN AND BORDERS HORSE PIPE MAJORS SILVER BADGE
Usually these were in nickel silver , this one tests as Sterling quality so likely for P/M or P/Sgt ?
Good condition with no rubbing and uncleaned but will come up nicely if desired.
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19TH LOTHIAN & BORDERS HORSE ARMOURED CAR COY BARRACKS SIGN - 1922
Amazing One Off and super rare.
Circa 1922 when L & B were changing from horses to armour.
This sign is from their barracks frontage.
Hand carved wood Royal Crest with brass plaque below with unit designation.
Condition is A.1 . and just a super super piece the like of which just never turns up anymore.
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LOTHIAN & BERWICKSHIRE YEOMANRY CAVALRY HELMET WITH ORIGINAL TIN - ATTRIBUTED
Beautiful Troopers helmet which belonged to a Sgt.Connell who later moved to the Glasgow Yeomanry before becoming Commanding officer of the Lanarkshire Yeomanry in 1910.
Metal skull with large imposing helmet plate and white horsehair plume.
Good size approx. 57.
Good condition leather liner with his name applied in ink.
All original inc. chin scales, these with no l... read more
ROYAL MIDLOTHIAN YEOMANRY CAVALRY VICTORIAN POUCH BELT
Victorian pouch belt with original silver plated furniture of hand engraved rose boss, chains, drumsticks on hand engraved back plate and hand engraved buckle, slider and tail piece.
Leather pouch with beautiful silver thistles in relief and silver Royal Midlothian Yeomanry Cavalry unit cypher with silver QVC above ( this missing the tip of the crown ).
All these with the dark a... read more
LOTHIAN & BORDERS HORSE CAP BADGE
Nice example in toned brass.
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3 WW2 THE ARMY AT WAR PUBLICATIONS
WW2 The Army at War publications issued for the war office. The Eighth Army dated 1944 - 103 pages, The Abyssinian Campaigns dated 1942 - 145 pages & The Battle of Egypt dated 1943 - 31 pages. In used condition. read more
GERMAN WW2 WEHRPASS & ADDITIONAL DOCS.- LUFTWAFFE
One mans grouping comprising,
(1), 1st type Wehrpass,
(2), German military C.V., c/w photo
(3) POW Discharge paper .
(4) Allied Forces Registration document.
Unteroffizier A. Baumbach is recorded as having front line service as well as serving with Luftwaffe Flak units in the East German areas. Served at Gotha airfield, mainly as a signaller.
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GERMAN WW2 - 1933 TRIER DAY BADGE TINNY
1st year of the Nazi Party being in power.
Ges Gesch and maker mkd. to rear.
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