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WW2 CANADIAN 7x50 GUN SIGHT - NAVAL ISSUE ?

Large white metal and brass gun sight.
Marked -
7 x 50
Gun Sighting Telescope
Patt G 376
Canadian Kodak Co.Ltd
Serial No. Can.2844

Eye piece moves back and forth via a lever
Appears to be in good working condition
Though lenses may need a clean.
I know very little at all about this item
It’s a commission sale.
The owner states this is from a Flower Class Corvette
This is a very heavy item,
Correct postage will be calculated on request

PRICE REDUCTION FROM £100 - £80

Code: 50833

80.00 GBP


ITALIAN FASCIST GIL FEZ

Black felt Italian Fascist Fez
With attached Aluminium GIL insignia
(Sown into place)
Fez stands approximately 5” tall
With a central felt loop
To this a tassel approximately 14.5” is attached
Some discolouration to the tassel and fez body
Both inside and out
Nothing to detract from this item
Italian Fascist youth Fez’s are rarely seen
This is one of two recently purchased
The first I’ve actually had in many years

Price Reduction £175.00. -£145

Code: 50786

145.00 GBP


ITALIAN FASCIST "FIGLI DELLA LUPA" FEZ

Very small Italian Fascist youth Fez
Belonging to a member of “Figli Della Lula”
Otherwise known as the “Children of the She Wolf”
For children aged between 6-8 years old
This is tiny maybe 6.5 - 7” across
4.5” tall with a central felt loop
With attached tassel approx 6.5” long
The front with attached gilt badge
Of Romulus and Remus suckling from a she wolf
Minor marking to both inside and outside of the fez
I’ve never had one of these before a scarce item

Price Reduction |£175-£145

Code: 50787

145.00 GBP


1936 DATED SS PROMOTION DOCUMENT

This is a miniature file copy of a SS promotion doc
Approx 5” X 7” in size appears to have been trimmed
Promoting Hans Heyer SS number 68981
From Platoon Sgt Major to Company Sgt Major
Dated 9th November 1936
I don’t know if this is researchable id assume so
Could be an interesting project.
Slightly creased and has been folded.
Part of a collection of items purchased some time ago
With the intention to research but have never done it.
Please carefully examine the photos
They make up part of the description.

Price Reduction £95 -£75.00

Code: 50855

75.00 GBP


WW2 GERMAN KIA PAPERWORK EPHEMERA LOT

Approximately 30 pieces of paperwork
Relating to -
Obergefreiter Robert Ortner
Who was killed in an ambush by Russian Partisans
Whilst on patrol on 17th December 1943
He is buried in Kalinkovichi cemetery
(Southern Belarus)
The lot comprises of a mixed lot of-
Hand written letters, Feldpost letters
Official German documents 2 newspaper cuttings
(Both maps of Russia one in German one Russian)
With an official Military letter of condolence
Listing how and when Obergefreighter Ortner died
Complete with a Button hole medal bar
Showing the Eastern Front medal and KVK & swords
Interesting lot and no doubt researchable

Price Reduction £125-100

Code: 50932

SOLD


4 x IMPERIAL GERMAN SERVICE PINS BADGES

4 X Imperial German pin badges
All very similar in design
All with a outer coloured material edging
With a central coloured portion
Written in German around the edge
In memory of my service time
Set into this is a picture of a coloured epaulet
Each one depicting a different regiment or unit
All are well made with its Original rear pin fixing.
Unusual and decorative
Price is for all four badges

Price Reduction £75 - £60.00

Code: 50852

60.00 GBP


1940 FREE CZECH ARTILLERY BADGE

Nice 1940 dated White metal pin back badge
Of the Free Czechoslovak Forces in the U.K.
Badge is stamped
CZECHOSLOVAK FORCES ENGLAND 1940
Around a Czech Lion upon crossed cannons
Back is maker marked -
“W.H MILLER B’HAM” with its original pin fixing
A scarce badge in good collectable condition

Price Reduction £75-£65.00

Code: 50940

65.00 GBP


WW1 MILLS BOMB MONEY BOX

Unusual No.5 Mills Grenade money box.
Unusual because it’s a factory made example
The filler plug has never been drilled out
The base plug hole has never been threaded
A simple shaped metal plate / plug is pushed in place
The only marking is a solitary letter Y
As such I’ve no idea of the manufacture
Was this a wartime defective item ?
Or possibly just Post WW1 and sold to raise funds ?
Either way it’s a very nice clean item
With all its Original dark painted finish
Excellent example that would grace any collection

Price Reduction £125-110.00

Code: 50921

110.00 GBP


1935 PATT M.V.S.N FIGHTING KNIFE

Good Original Italian 1935 Patt MVSN knife
Contained in correct black painted steel scabbard
(Embossed Fascist Axe & M.V.S.N to the front )
With diagonal belt loop
(Scabbard appears to have been repainted in the past )
Two piece shaped wooden grips held by 2 x rivets
With steel pommel / end cap
Grip has the letter Z heavily carved into it
Sturdy Swept back cross guard (With no movement)
8.25 " heavy duty blade with reversed cutting edge
Partially double edged upper edge being 7.5" long
The lower edge approx. 5.25" in length
O/A length in scabbard 13"
Good honest piece getting harder to find
Make a nice addition to any collection.

Price Reduction £325 -£275.00



Code: 50552

275.00 GBP


LARGE VICTORIAN (?) BOWIE KNIFE & SCABBARD

Large Antique Bowie Knife
10" Clip Point Blade
(About 1.25" at it's widest point)
White metal collar & elliptical shaped cross guard
Nicely shaped hardwood grip approx. 5.5" long inc collar
Brown leather scabbard with tooled gilt decoration
White metal top mount with simple frog stud attached
Unfortunately missing it's bottom mount.
No markings at all on the knife or scabbard
Has obvious age and is of good quality
Possibly European -I really don't know
Some scratches to the blade and minor finger marks
(I'm sure these would polish out without too much effort)
Couple of very minor marks on the wooden grip
Some minor scuffing to the scabbard leather
Again nothing a good feed and or polish couldn't sort out
All in all a nice old bowie
In good collectable condition

Price Reduction £275 - £ 225.00

Code: 50481

225.00 GBP


WW1 BOKER & Co TRENCH KNIFE (MODERN MANUFACTURE)

Modern made WW1 trench knife.
An Official Bocker copy of their original WW1 blade
Made of high quality carbon steel
Blade marked one side H BOKER & Co Solingen
The other Deutschland & numbered 11160
With slab sided shaped wooden grips
And a good sturdy cross guard
Complete with WW1 style leather scabbard
With integral belt loop and white metal chape .
Seldom seen functional reproduction
In very good to excellent condition.

Price Reduction £95-£75.00

Code: 50828

75.00 GBP


SAXON 1845 PATTERN SHORT SWORD & SCABBARD

Brass hilted Saxon Artillery sword & scabbard
Ribbed brass grip with straight brass cross guard
Cross guard stamped 12.A.F 8. 149
This corresponds with the top mount markings
19” single edged falchion blade maker marked PDL
Reverse side of the blade with crowned Royal cypher Original brass mounted brown leather scabbard
Top mount with matching numbers as stated
The throat mount is damaged.
Part of the flat top piece is missing (snapped off ?)
As is the throat spring retaining screw
I suspect it was taken apart to be repaired
But never actually done .
Looks to be an easy enough job
I tend to leave as found for the next owner to decide
Scabbard leather has lost its rear stitching
It’s also still fairly Soft but still strong
I’m sure it could be varnished or shellacked
To improve it’s rigidity if desired
An impressive looking item ,with matching numbers
In need of a small repair that would improve it untold
Would make a nice addition to any collection.

Price Reduction £350- £275.00

Code: 50959

275.00 GBP


HM SILVER MOUNTED RIFLE BRIGADE OFFICES POUCH

Old Black Patent leather back pouch
With hallmarked silver mounts
Stamped with B&P makers mark -Birmingham 1886
With Strung Bugle to the front flap
I am unable to check if the Bugle Horn is silver
As its attached by a nut (But I'm sure it is)
Only faults I can find are -
The Patent finish has bubbled and "Melted " in places
And the strap closure retaining loop is torn.
otherwise a good looking honest piece of kit !

Price Reduction £125- £110.00

Code: 50697

110.00 GBP


33rd KENT RIFLE VOLS CROSS BELT POUCH

Black leather Victorian Cross Belt pouch
Mounted with white metal badge of the -
33rd Kent Rifle Volunteers
Circa 1860 1870
The 33rd were formed on 23 March 1860
In Seven Oaks Kent by a Captain M Lambarde.
Black Patent leather body
With white metal furniture
Pouch has it’s original tin liner
Regimental badge secured by two two screw bolts
Leather securing tongue is torn
Should be a fairly easy repair if desired
A nice unusual Victorian Rifle Vols pouch
In good collectable condition

Price Reduction £175.00 - £150.00

Code: 50813

150.00 GBP


FRENCH NAVAL GORGET

French “Officer de Marine” Gorget
In very good to excellent condition
With large attached roped anchor badge
Two pierced holes for neck suspension ribbons
With its Original black material lining
Circa 1848 (Second Empire)
Naval Gorgets are seldom seen & highly sought after
An attractive addition to any collection.

Price Reduction £160-£140

Code: 50869

140.00 GBP


CRIMEAN WAR PERIOD FRENCH GORGET

French Officers Gilded Brass Gorget
With attached silvered badge of the Garde Nationale
With two original flaming grenade side buttons .
Crimean war / July Monarchy period
King Louis Philippe 1st 1830 - 1848
Some wear to the finish as can be seen
But a very decorative and attractive item
Great addition to any collection

Price Reduction £145-£110.00

Code: 50870

110.00 GBP


VICTORIAN OXFORD UNIVERSITY RIFLE VOLS HELMET & NAMED TANKARD

Stunning lot that came from a long standing collection
Comprising of a green Home service helmet
With white metal fittings , spike chain etc
Splendid Victorian crowned helmet plate for the -
Oxford University Rife Volunteers
Internally it has its Original leather liner band in place
Chin chain is part detached from the leather backing
But still in place and original to the helmet.
At some point the fittings have been cleaned
The fixing pins replaced with matchstick slivers
This appears to have been done fairly regularly -
I’ve seen numerous badges etc fixed the same way
These could be easily removed and replaced
I did consider doing it but would rather leave as is.

Unfortunately helmet isn’t named
But it came with a beautiful lidded pewter tankard
Engraved to-
No.2 company
Oxford University Rifle Volunteer Corps
Dated 1870 with five names on it
All I can surmise the helmet belonged to one of them
The tankard itself has a glass bottom,
Is maker marked and numbered to the base
Standing an impressive 8.5” tall

Both items are scarce in their own right
But I really don’t want to split them
(Was half tempted to keep them myself !)
Would make a stunning addition to any collection

Price Reduction £750 - £625.00

Code: 50841

625.00 GBP


SUDANESE / HEDENDOA DAGGER & SCABBARD

Good honest Sudanese dagger.
With characteristic X shaped carved wooden grip
Double edged curved blade approximately 7” long
Contained in its light brown tooled leather scabbard.
This type of dagger is attributed to -
Beja HEDENDOA / Beni Amin peoples
From the Sudan & Eritrea .
Good genuine dagger .
With a Smith made blade
(Hammer marks are visible)
It has been cleaned at some point but still nice .

Price Reduction £60-£50

Code: 50981

SOLD


WW2 / POST WAR CANADIAN MEDAL GROUPING

MINIATURE WW2 P/W Canadian medal group
Medal bar consists of the following awards
1939/45,Africa & Italy Stars
Canadian War medal
Canadian Special Service Medal
(With NATO - OTAN bar)
Canadian Peacekeeping Medal
UN medal for Cyprus
Canadian Forces Decoration (E 11 R)

This came with a named full size Elizabeth 11 CFD
The edge being named to a -
SGT G.W WILKINSON

Both miniatures and full size Decoration in VGC
Impressive looking miniature bar
Unusual combination of both WW2 and P/W medals
Totally un - researched
(It should be possible to rebuild the full size group )
A nice addition to any medal collection

Price Reduction £120- £105

Code: 50982

105.00 GBP


CASED BOER WAR COMMEMORATIVE SPOON SET


Very unusual set of cased six silver plated spoons
Showing British Army Officers of the day
Each spoon is named with a portrait of the Officer
Set under flags & hibiscus flowers (?)
The following officers are depicted
KITCHENER
FISHER
GREY
FRENCH
HAMILTON
BEATTY
Back of the spoons are marked with the maker etc
“1881(R) ROGERS(R) A1”
A couple of the spoons with wear to the plating etc
(Could be re plated or dipped )
Not sure if the box is original for the spoons
(Though a fight fit they sit in it well )
Unusual Boer war items in nice collectable condition
Not mint in any way and have been used as spoons !
But they look very nice in the box
Would grace any small’s cabinet or collection .

Code: 50983

75.00 GBP