ATHOLL BONNET BLUE/WHITE DICING - OFFICERS
Not sure which unit but I date the bonnet to WW2 or earlier.
Private purchase with Anderson Glasgow and Edinburgh Military Tailors label to crown.
Pale blue and white diced band.
Original long silk tails to back.
Good size 56/57.
High sides like Atholl bonnet as opposed to Balmoral.
Whatever it is it's rare, if anyone can help ident... read more
WW1 BRITISH - VOLUNTEER TRAINING CORPS ASSOCIATION BADGE
Very nice condition with no enamel damage.
Maker mkd.for Fattorini of Bradford.
I don't know why these have a hole in the buttonhole fixing but that seems to be the case also with others I've seen.
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WW2 BLACK WATCH HIGHLAND DIVISION BATTLEDRESS SLEEVE COMBINATION
Battledress sleeve combination to the a Black Watch soldier with the 51st Highland Division.
Removed from uniform example.
Attributed and soldiers name will be supplied to buyer.
Printed HD patch with 3 red Brigade stripes and tartan patch in the shape of the Black Watch cap badge.
Slight service wear.
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WW2 GERMAN DRK ( DEUTSCH RED CROSS ) HEWER C/W FROG
One Look original.
Super example with no issues.
Chequered front grip with smooth back grip.
Early mounts, front one with DRK eagle in relief.
Good blade with Ges Geschutz under the rear lozenge.
Clean blade with good saw back and screwdriver tip.
Scabbard with no dents, all screws and almost all original finish.
Leather fro... read more
WW2 23RD ARMOURED BRIGADE FORMATION SIGNS MATCHING PAIR
Removed from uniform set from a former Recce Corps officers estate.
In theatre made in Italy.
Padded.Embroidered on wool backing.
Black Liver bird with an olive branch in it's beak set on a white background.
Associated with Liverpool.
Took part in the Battle of El Alamein and saw service in Tunisia, Sicily and Italy as well as taking part ... read more
WW1 1908 PTN. WILKINSON BAYONET - MATCHING NUMBERS & WEB FROG.
Nice very clean example .
Undarkened wood grips on this one.
Matching numbers ( X 656 ) to pommel and scabbard throat.
Blade with no rust or dark spots.
C/w WW2 type frog.
Wilkinson and crown to ricasso. To the other side a crown and " 17 E " also a 29 .
BLACK WATCH TAM O SHANTER
Inter war / WW2 Tam O Shanter bonnet.
Quilted single stitch tan cotton lining.
Old style large red hackle.
Approx. size 56.
Khaki wool touree.
couple of tiny bits of moth tracking to the nape of the cloth and a tiny nick like it's been caught on something..
Great looking TOS.
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WW2 GERMAN 1945 SOLDBUCH & ENTITLEMENT PAPER
Well this soldier did'nt sit out WW2 !!
Wehrpass with no entries with accompanying document stating " Sgt Hannes Filgis lost his soldbuch in combat and this document acts as a valid stop gap until his replacement can be issued.
It also gives his address AH Strasse - Ottobeuren ( Stuttgart )
Filgis's medal entitlement is as follows,
War Service Cross with swords, Bla... read more
GERMAN 3RD REICH HORSE RIDERS BADGE - BRONZE AWARD
Nice example retaining it's age toned bronze finish.
Tombak base metal with a bronze finish.
Maker marked to the rear, “L. CHR. Lauer Nürnberg Berlin” and to the opposite side “Gesetzlich Geschütz” (protected by law).
Barrel hinge with vertical pin and elongated round wire catch,
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ARGYLL & SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS EDINBURGH SILVER SKEAN DHU
Edinburgh silver hallmarks for 1923, also with acid etched Regimental blade.
Beautiful silver work with no rubbing or damage.
Both scabbard mounts with 1923 Edinburgh silver marks “S”and "Brooke & Son , 67 George St. Edinburgh" retailer details.
Foiled citrine to top.
Clipped back blade with acid etched Argylls device to both sides and Brookes ... read more