SET OF THREE WW1 BRITISH MEDALS, RAMC.
The set comprises, 1914/15 star, war medal and victory medal.The medals were awarded to Warrant Officer 2nd Class W.H.Allen who served with the Royal Army Medical Corps.The medals are parade mounted with original ribbons. [Condition: Near Mint] read more
REFERENCE BOOK, RUSSIAN MILITARY SWORDS 1801 - 1917 BY EUGENE MOLLO.
Rare long out of print book published in 1969.The book contains 56 pages of the history of Russian swords with lots of photographs with descriptions. [Condition: Exc++] read more
BRITISH 1871 MODEL CAVALRY PARADE HELMET FOR THE 1ST ROYAL DRAGOONS.
White metal helmet with brass fittings. Complete with original helmet plate with large gilt brass number 1 on black backing. fluted plume socket with black horse hair plume.Rose side bosses with brass linked chinstrap on leather backing.The interior features the original old and aged but complete leather liner. A very nice and impressive looking Cavalry dress helmet showing just light age wear ... read more
WW2 SHELL CASE TRENCH ART, GENERAL DE GAULLE.
A very large WW2 brass shell case measuring approximately 36cm or 14 inches in height. The center of the shell case has been beautifully etched and embossed with the representation of the famous French WW2 general, and below this it is engraved, G.DE GAULLE SOUVENIR. The lower portion of the case is crimped in an attractive style.The base is marked, 105 MM M14 TYPE 1 MC 1944. A very interesting... read more
LONG OUT OF PRINT BOOK, LYLE PRICE GUIDE, MILITARIA ARMS & ARMOUR.
This long out of print book contains almost 450 pages with thousands of items illustrated, described and priced. I cannot find a publication date in the book but i believe it probably dates to 1986 / 87 period. A great book for researching provenance and studying the increase in prices. This book covers almost every collectible field of interest, Third Reich, antique guns, Japanese swords, Brit... read more
SHADOWS OF WAR, ROBERT FENTONS PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE CRIMEA WAR 1855.
Robert Fenton was the official British photographer for the Crimea war 1853-1857. This very high quality book contains over 250 pages with many hundreds of exceptional photograph's of the Crimea war with many amazing photographs of the British troops.The book was recently publish by the Royal collection trust. Only one copy available. [Condition: Mint] read more
LARGE CHURCHILL CARICATURE MUG.
A large glazed stoneware mug modeled as Churchill, the handle is designed as a naval anchor probably representing his position as 1st Lord of the Admiralty. Base is marked Churchill with makers stamp Shorter, this is an unusual maker for caricature mugs as normally they are by Doulton. Height just under 7 inches and nicely model in a full colour glaze. [Condition: Mint] read more
ENGLISH HALLMARKED SILVER TANKARD PRESENTED TO THE DEVON RIFLE VOLUNTEERS AND DECORATED WITH THREE SOLDIERS.
This extremely rare and interesting large size silver tankard measures just under 6 inches in height with an attractive silver handle, the tankard has silver hall marks for London 1745 and at this period it would have been fairly plain in the typical Georgian style, this plain design was not favored by the Victorians and many are now found which have been up-dated with floral designs and other ... read more
MINITURE HALL MARKED SILVER (1915) BRITISH INFANTRY OFFICERS SWORD.
This is a suburb quality WW1 hall marked silver very large size miniature of the standard British army officers infantry pattern sword, possibly produced as a letter opener. The sword is about 1/3 the size of the standard model sword, I have owned miniatures of this model sword in the past but never as large is this one, the size is that of a large dagger which fits comfortably in the hand. Sil... read more