WW1 GERMAN ARMY BUGLE.
Brass bugle with nickel silver mounts and mouth piece. Large badge to front of the bugle features large Imperial crowned eagle. Maker marked, C.W.Moritz Berlin and dated 1915. Fitted with suspension ring and chain. Some dents from age, nice age patina as it has never been cleaned. Exc+ read more
WW1 IMPERIAL GERMAN ARMY BUGLE WITH UNIT MARKINGS.
A nice war souvenir brought back by a British soldier at the end of WW1. The bugle shows some minor denting and wear from age but it is all complete and basically still in good condition with no repairs or splits, it does have some age stains but these could easily be cleaned if required.The top of the bugle features a large imperial crowned German eagle and below this the makers details, date ... read more
GERMAN FREE STATE ANHALT FIRE SERVICE BUCKLE.
Metal other ranks fire service buckle with aluminium laurel leaf wreath and featuring the Anhalt coat of arms to the centre. The state was formed after WW1 and it operated until it was absorbed into the Third Reich. The bar and metal hooks that attach to a belt are now missing. Exc+ read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN PRUSSIAN OTHER RANKS PICKELHAUBE HELMET.
Black leather helmet fitted with war time grey metal fittings. Prussian helmet plate, spike with backing plate, black leather chin strap and a pair of cockades which are probably later replacements. The interior of the helmet features brown leather liner, Regimental stamps to the underside of the reverse peak. The helmet appears to have been re-furbished and then re-issued to the army. Exc++ read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN SWORD STICK.
This was probably carried by a forestry or hunting official. The handle is actually a deer hoof with a gold collar below with steel locking mount. The shaft is produced from a cane or similar. Pulling the handle away from the shaft reveals a long lethal steel blade which is stamped Solingen, the blade shows age but it is still in good condition. This sword stick would look great displayed with ... read more
WW1 CASED IRON CROSS 2ND CLASS.
A very nice WW1 Iron cross 2nd class with ribbon. Complete with superb quality private purchase black leatherette box of issue. The exterior lid features the design of the iron cross in silver and the interior is fitted for the cross with separate compartment for the ribbon and the interior lid features a patriotic motto. Exc++ read more
WW1 CASED IRON CROSS 2ND CLASS WITH PRIVATE PURCHASE LEATHERETTE CASE.
A very nice WW1 2nd class iron cross, the ring is 800 silver marked and is fitted with ribbon. Complete with private purchase black leatherette case with imperial German Royal crown to the lid of the box. The interior of the box has a blue base and is inset for the cross with a separate area for the ribbon. The interior lid of the box features a white silk lining with the design of the iron cro... read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN UNIFORM BOOK.
A most unusual Imperial German uniform book dating to about 1910. Red cover with black Imperial German eagle and title, DAS DEUTSCHE REICHS HEER. Opening the book reveals many pages of highly detailed depictions of German officers uniforms in full colour, these pages can be opened out into two long panoramic views of the uniforms. The end of the book has a third long pull out section of black a... read more