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36th Ulster Y.C.V. OFFICERS BRONZE CAP BADGE

36th Ulster Y.C.V. OFFICERS BRONZE CAP BADGE


An exceedingly rare cap badge which was "Badge of the Year"a few years ago at Britains top military auctioneers, making the most money of any British cap badge that year.
2 piece bronze. Flat back. Blades good. On it's original green felt backing patch. Almost all finish remaining.
Excellent condition and one of only a handful known to exist. read more

Code: 52215

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1941 DTD. DFC WINNERS RAF PATHFINDERS UNIFORM - NAMED

1941 DTD. DFC WINNERS RAF PATHFINDERS UNIFORM - NAMED


Good group of items to " William Richard Samson" gazetted Nov. 1941.
Dundee made uniform in excellent condition for age. Nice tunic with DFC ribbon and Pathfinders badge. Great heavily padded peaked cap with nice "Attitude". Makers details to crown. VGC side cap.
Lovely lot . read more

Code: 52204

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7th ARGYLLS WW1 RAW EDGE BRODIE c/w COVER - ATTRIBUTED

7th ARGYLLS WW1 RAW EDGE BRODIE c/w COVER - ATTRIBUTED


Awesome helmet ! This ticks all the boxes. One of the first helmets with the light green paint. 1st type oil cloth tongue liner with again, 1st type buckle chinstrap. The original to helmet sacking cover is named to Alan Bain as is the helmet. Both helmet and cover have 4 horizontal blue stripes, this being for 7th Argylls.
Expensive but if you want the kind of helmet that is rar... read more

Code: 52202

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SS MANS DAGGER - RZM

SS MANS DAGGER - RZM


British vet bringback bought straight from him by me and never offered for sale before. RZM model with good blade with no blackening, pitting or lifting to finish. Marked to hilt "RZM - 1196/38 SS". Motto very clear. Handle insignia very sharp with no damage to either enamel or eagle. Grip with chip to lower edge and 2 chips to top but no repairs as usually found on these daggers. Scabb... read more

Code: 52201

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WW1 CANADIAN NOVA SCOTIA HLDRS - C.E.F. - GLENGARRY

WW1 CANADIAN NOVA SCOTIA HLDRS - C.E.F. - GLENGARRY


Original Canadian Khaki Glengarry made by Ansley Dineen Hat and Fur Co. Limited Toronto 1916 Size 7 1/4, C Broad Arrow Marked, in good condition. There is light wear to the leather sweat band and some moth nips here and there. 193rd badge has a nice pickled finish. Badge has original lugs. (see photos).
Rare
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Code: 52200

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PRUSSIAN ERSATZ PICKLEHAUBE C/W ORIGINAL COVER - GERMAN HELMET

PRUSSIAN ERSATZ PICKLEHAUBE C/W ORIGINAL COVER - GERMAN HELMET


Excellent "been there" combat helmet in a brownie green felt. Brass fittings. Original helmet plate, which has left it's impression on the helmet shell. Original chinstrap complete and in good condition for age. Original cockades. Size 57. Leather liner good if a little dry and dirty. One tongue end damaged. Original trench cover with green '62' to front. All hooks present . Maker detai... read more

Code: 52197

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WW1 GERMAN M 17 CAMO STAHLHELM - GERMAN HELMET

WW1 GERMAN M 17 CAMO STAHLHELM - GERMAN HELMET


Great looking trench helmet with the regulation dark brown/ochre/green camo in a nice block pattern. Shell retaining most of it's paint. Very good liner system with the 3 leather pads with tongue ends complete and still with the original horsehair pads. Metal liner band.One strap end present.
Owners named applied to inside apron. Size 64 shell.
Sleepy original and one of a... read more

Code: 52196

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PERTHSHIRE VOLUNTEERS WW1 NATIONAL RESERVE OFFICERS SILVER CAP BADGE

PERTHSHIRE VOLUNTEERS WW1 NATIONAL RESERVE OFFICERS SILVER CAP BADGE


A very rare officers Sterling silver stamped cap badge for the Perthshire Volunteers. This Home Guard/National Reserve unit was raised in 1914 before being given official status and their own cap badge in 1916. Small units existed within Perthshire.
This is the officers bi - metal version as opposed to o/r's white metal.
Excellent condition read more

Code: 52177

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RENFREWSHIRE RIFLE VOLUNTEER BTN SHAKO

RENFREWSHIRE RIFLE VOLUNTEER BTN SHAKO


Rare shako in good overall condition. Silver badge. Comes with it's metal carrying tin. Size 55 approx. Grey cloth with red band running around the crown. No moth, some black spots on the crown from where it has been sitting on top of the original waterproof cover which is congealed in the bottom of the tin. Nice 100% original and extremely rare especially in this condition.  read more

Code: 52154

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U BOAT ZEISS 7 BY 50 BINOCULARS

U BOAT ZEISS 7 BY 50 BINOCULARS


A super condition pair of these high quality binos regarded by some as the best ever made. This pair with nice clear lenses. Ordnance tan body. Serial no,BLC 58587. rubber very good overall with only slight perishing to the edges on the large ends. Push in caps for eyepieces absent.Excellent condition neck strap.
These were part of a trove gathered from the German North Sea bases... read more

Code: 52141

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