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Militaria

Monday, 5th February

Lot No:  1 (Militaria)

A Wilkinson's, 1889 pattern ceremonial sword; originally owned by 2nd Lieutenant C A Shaw Royal 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers and saw action n the Boer war, at the outbreak of the 1st World War, the sword was fitted with an 1897 Pattern George V basket and passed onto Shaw's son who also fought with Northumberland Fusiliers. He was killed  read more 

Lot No:  2 (Militaria)

A George V issue, Imperial Service Medal for "James C. Mockett" made by Elkington, with ribbon and a fitted case.

Lot No:  3 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A 19th century sword stick with horn handle; blade length 67cm long.

Lot No:  4 (Militaria)

A homemade WW1 RFC carved wooden scribe box; with the RFC insignia carved upon its top; 23cm wide.

Lot No:  5 (Militaria)

A collection of WW1 letters from the trenches, including some extracts of war poetry and descriptions of life in the trenches, handwritten by John Fountain of the 10th Battalion Kings own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

Lot No:  6 (Militaria)

An early 19th century "Spencer of London", flintlock pistol with with a collapsible trigger and a circular barrel (barrel length 9cm).

Lot No:  7 (Militaria)

A French WW1 M1916 Trench Knife & Scabbard, "La Vengeur"; 17 cm double edged blade with walnut grip; "S.C.C.O" stamped upon its ricasso.

Lot No:  8 (Militaria)

A HM Birmingham 1928, silver Arandora Star match safe by Mappin & Webb; engraved with T.S. Arandora Star and with parcel gilt interior; the Arandora Star began as a White Star line transport ship before being used by the Royal Navy in WW2, it was sunk by a German submarine in 1940 whilst carrying Italian prisoners of war, apparently many of the lifeboats  read more 

Lot No:  9 (Militaria)

A collection of over 17 WW2 Active Service letters with envelopes, sent from Reginald Pope stationed at the Royal Army Medical Corps Middle East Force in Egypt to Miss Winifred Child circa 1941; the letters include details of the war with some censorship including injuries of comrades and the responses to the revelation of Winifred having new male companions  read more 

Lot No:  10 (Militaria)

A Besson & Co. bugle with cord.

Lot No:  11 (Militaria)

Five regimental Sweetheart brooches, two stamped silver and one a/f. (5)

Lot No:  12 (Militaria)

A Victorian Royal Horse Artillery Sabretache with insignia detailed with silver wire.

Lot No:  13 (Militaria)

A WW2 certificate of thanks send by the Queen to members of the public who took in evacuees, signed by Elizabeth (Queen's Mother) and with original envelope.

Lot No:  14 (Militaria)

Five assorted regimental sweetheart badges.

Lot No:  15 (Militaria)

24 early 20th century postcards including some of WW1 german soldiers together with some Carte de visites; approximately 40 items.

Lot No:  16 (Militaria)

A Martini Henry Carbine rifle with eastern style decoration.

Lot No:  17 (Militaria)

A hand-made Royal Corp of Signals, 8th Army, wooden cigar box with carved top "Africa Italy 1942-43-44-45" and the RCS insignia carved upon its lid; 24cm wide.

Lot No:  18 (Ephemera)

A collection of ephemera pertaining to United States Secret Service, Special Agent George F. Grady including his diplomatic passport, Washington diplomatic number plate, two secret service badges in resin presentation stands and Retirement Plaque. (6)

Lot No:  19 (Militaria)

A group of six German medals including: Iron Cross 1914 second class; Military Merit Cross 1914; Third Reich War Merit Cross 1939 2nd Class (without swords); a WW1 Veterens' cross and a German Home Guard "Reserve Landwehr long service decoration 1913-24; with ribbon bar.

Lot No:  20 (Militaria)

A WW1 British W.W. Greener Mk X Bayonet practice fencing musket, with retracting plunger end to simulate the act of stabbing with a bayonet; overall length 160cm.

Lot No:  21 (Militaria)

A George VI issue Imperial Service Medal for Arthur Heslop, with ribbon and an associated case.

Lot No:  22 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A 19th century horn handled sword stick, with short blade (31cm long).

Lot No:  23 (Militaria)

A 1950s Australian flag; 177cm wide.

Lot No:  24 (Militaria)

A wooden plank built model of the HMS Bounty with stand; approximately 93cm long overall.

Lot No:  25 (Militaria)

An SAS insignia plaque; 21cm high.

Lot No:  26 (Militaria)

A Spanish M1941 Toledo bayonet with mauser fitting serial number "6641 R" stamped upon both blade and scabbard (blade length 25cm), Crown of the Toledo mark is partially visible but rest of the mark has been heavily rubbed together with a Wilkinson London, Mk II Lee Metford bayonet with leather covered scabbard (blade length 30.5cm). (2)

Lot No:  27 (Militaria)

A Nicholson of London, pocket brass flintlock pistol with and walnut stock; unscrewable style barrel (currently stiff) barrel length 5.5cm.

Lot No:  28 (Militaria)

A strip of two unused WW2 German Wassershutzpolizei cloth badges.

Lot No:  29 (Militaria)

A December 16, 1939 Picture Post front cover featuring Hitler and Goering; framed.

Lot No:  30 (Militaria)

A WW1 German saw back bayonet with scabbard; stamped "W16" to its spine; blade length 36.5cm.

Lot No:  31 (Militaria)

A model of HMS Strafford 1714, a 4th Rate Ship Of The Line in the British Navy, in a glazed and stained pine case, 42 x 93 x 25cm.

Lot No:  32 (Militaria)

An HMS Repulse cap tally.

Lot No:  33 (Militaria)

A WW2 era German Fire Police motorcyclist helmet, with canted decal, double chin strap, stamped "DRP THALE" to its interior.

Lot No:  34 (Militaria)

A Grendier Guards, Colour Sergant cap, with cap badge.

Lot No:  35 (Militaria)

A WW1 Polish Cross with white enameled points.

Lot No:  36 (Militaria)

A 9th/12th Lancers Officers' Cap by Herbert Johnson of Bond Street.

Lot No:  37 (Militaria)

John Stevens, WW2 sea scene with British Cruiser and Hawker Osprey seaplane, signed and dated "84"; unframed 41cm x 56.5cm.

Lot No:  38 (Books)

Major Edwards, T.J. "Standards, Guidons and Colours of the Commonwealth Forces" (pub.1953, Gale & Polden) together with "Air Dates" (pub.1957) and "Home Guard of Britain"; "The Story of The Victoria Cross"; "Military Badge Collecting" and "Irish Battles". (6)

Lot No:  39 (Militaria)

An East African Mounted Rifles 14-15 Star for 562 PTE C.C. Chorley.

Lot No:  40 (Militaria)

A WW2 German metal cap badge with central cockade.

Lot No:  41 (Militaria)

A Boer War British Lee Metford Bayonet pattern 1888 Mk.1 Type 1 bayonet with three rivets; blade length 30cm.

Lot No:  42 (Militaria)

Two Russian military medals: one for 1945-1965 and another for 1945-1985, both with ribbons.

Lot No:  43 (Militaria)

An assortment of of early 20th century ephemera including HMS Hood, "Leave Ticket" and WW1 and other military photographs and some letters.

Lot No:  44 (Militaria)

A group of six medals belonging to Sub Lieutenant R.S Hardman as well as two notifications of being mentioned in despatches for Service on the HMS Onslaught ("For bravery and devotion") and HMS Sturdy ("For bravery, skill and determination whilst serving in H.M. Submarines in. successful patrols in the Far East"; medal include Pacific Star (with Burma  read more 

Lot No:  45 (Militaria)

A WW2 German Womens' RAD cap badge.

Lot No:  46 (Militaria)

A pair of WW1 propeller tip photograph frames; 30cm high each.

Lot No:  47 (Militaria)

A 1980s Soviet Union Pilot's VMSK-4 suit; with over suit bearing label "TBK-3 N8904205 P 4 28"; an orange under suit with rubberized lining and adjustable valves with internal label "B3K-5 N8601804P 8 38" and externally stamped "MCK-5 N8601804P 8 38".

Lot No:  48 (Militaria)

A British Pattern 1879 Martini-Henry artillery carbine sawback sword Bayonet and leather scabbard with metal mounts; featuring a blade length of 65cm, a "D" form knuckle-bow guard; stamped with a WD broad arrow and various stamped marking including "X" for the bending test.

Lot No:  49 (Militaria)

A British Army Colonel style tunic and dress trousers.

Lot No:  50 (Militaria)

A WW2 German GAV badge.

Lot No:  51 (Militaria)

A Nelson and Battle of Trafalgar commemorative, cream ware water jug; 15cm high.

Lot No:  52 (Militaria)

Five WW2 German style white metal eagle cap badges.

Lot No:  53 (Militaria)

A British 1796, Napoleonic War, cavalry Officer's Sword and original Scabbard; with unusual double-edged spear point blade (overall blade length 87cm), its grip features quite possibly original wound wire with some remnants of shagreen.

Lot No:  54 (Militaria)

Major C. A. C. Keeson VD "Queen Victoria's Rifles"; pub. 1923, Constable & Company Limited.

Lot No:  55 (Militaria)

A Paratroop baton with inscription plaque "Passed in free-fall by the Parachute Regiment Free-Fall team (The Red Devils); 35cm long

Lot No:  56 (Militaria)

A WW2 German Kreigsmarine High Seas Fleet Award together with a Kriegsmarine U-boat Submarine badge; both in white metal. (2)

Lot No:  57 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal 1952-2012, with original box.

Lot No:  58 (Militaria)

A WW1 issue, Henry Wilkinson, 1897 pattern, infantry Officers sword with leather covered wooden scabbard; serial number "52534" (Circa. 1916 issue); pierced decoration basket and engraved blade featuring "GR" and royal insignia; blade length 82cm.

Lot No:  59 (Militaria)

A British 1907 pattern Wilkinson Bayonet made in June 1917 with metal scabbard (blade length 43cm) together with an American Remington 1917 pattern bayonet (blade length 43.5cm) with wire hanger and leather covered scabbard. (2)

Lot No:  60 (Militaria)

A WW1 sepia photograph of the Liverpool Pals Northumberland Fusiliers and another of a soldiers from a 1921 2nd Rifle Course.; both unframed.

Lot No:  61 (Books)

Seven books on Firearms including Ffoulkes, Charles CB OBE "The Gun-founders of England" 2nd edition; pub. 1969, Arms & Armour Press. (7)

Lot No:  62 (Militaria)

Three typed letters by Keith Douglas Young (a WW2 US intelligence officer) written to the military historian Barrie Pitt, typed upon headed paper and each signed "Keith" together with a black and white photograph of Young, a copy of a letter from Pitt, a photocopy of the Adventurers' Club News article "Memento Mori", together with other photocopied  read more 

Lot No:  63 (Militaria)

Captain Marryat, R.N. "A Code of Signals for use of Vessels Employed in the Merchant Service"; 8th edition; published 1841; with some hand coloured flags; a/f.

Lot No:  64 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A Wilkinson Edinburgh Ceremonial (possibly Masonic) sword, its blade etched with scenes of Edinburgh and the city is represented upon its clam shell guard piece; c. 1960; blade length 76cm.

Lot No:  65 (Militaria)

Three French metal badges: a French Ecole Militaire Interarmes badge by Arthus-Bertrand Paris; a French airborne style badge "CEC129RI" and one other badge. (3)

Lot No:  66 (Militaria)

A Thai army swagger stick, bearing inscription plate "Presented by Ltg. Pralong Virapriya Ac/s Log. Royal Thai Army 1973" with fitted presentation case.

Lot No:  67 (Militaria)

A 1970s Soviet Union poster with a youth holding his arm aloft; sight size 90cm x 30cm.

Lot No:  68 (Militaria)

A WW2 German NSDAP Pennant.

Lot No:  69 ()

A cigarette dispenser and pen stand with a British RNAS style metal insignia; mahogany with metal fittings; 25cm wide.

Lot No:  70 (Militaria)

A WW1 trench art photograph frame; 20.5cm high.

Lot No:  71 (Militaria)

A WW2 pair of German Marine Artillery, Zeiss 7x50 Binoculars, fitted with Gas mask lens cups, marked "2221626" as well as a eagle and swastika and an "M" and " Artl"; with leather strap and an associated later case.

Lot No:  72 (Militaria)

Four assorted sweetheart badges.

Lot No:  73 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A 19th century, faux bamboo sword stick with short blade (25cm long) and ivory handle.

Lot No:  74 (Militaria)

A 19th century sword cane, blade length 61cm; white metal band of belt form, engraved with "J N S" stick scabbard a/f.

Lot No:  75 (Militaria)

A WW2 German K98 bayonet ricassos stamped "42 kof" and "5286 S" with scabbard stamped "5518" together with a WW1 style Turkish Ersatz bayonet without scabbard and no markings (blade length 31.5cm). (2)

Lot No:  76 (Militaria)

A German Enamel sign for "The Bureau of the Magistrate"; featuring the eagle and swastika on white with black gothic text; 39cm x 33cm.

Lot No:  77 (Militaria)

A WW2 German 18 year long service cross.

Lot No:  78 (Militaria)

A Polish badge with enamel detail, commemorating WW1 and bearing the date "23.II.1921".

Lot No:  79 (Militaria)

A WW2 German Fire service knife with scabbard (blade length 25cm) with associated portepee but without any marking together with a WW2 german style Panzer Abwehr bayonet with metal scabbard (blade length 19cm) (2)

Lot No:  80 (Militaria)

An Embassy ware, Winston Churchill water jug; 19cm high.

Lot No:  81 (Militaria)

A late 1930s made German Wassershutzpolizei NCO's box belt buckle with motto "Gott mit uns; remnants of a gilt wash are evident.

Lot No:  82 (Militaria)

A group of four medals including a George V Territorial Efficiency Medal for Cpl. A.E. Rowntree 13th London Regiment (Kensington) together with three WW2 medals: a 1939-45 star; Defence Medal and a War Medal.

Lot No:  83 ()

A third pattern British Fascist Party badge numbered "19381".

Lot No:  84 (Militaria)

A Trench art match box holder and ashtray together with an RAF Plaque.

Lot No:  85 ()

Two Remington 1913 pattern bayonets with rubbed marks, British issue with faint broad arrow markings upon the ricassos of each bayonet; 43cm blade length; both without scabbards. (2)

Lot No:  86 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

J. Williamson, German Submarine U118 run aground at Hastings 1919 oil on canvas; signed; sight size 24cm x 44.5cm.

Lot No:  87 (Militaria)

A military bugle with cords.

Lot No:  88 (Militaria)

A strip of four unused WW2, German Police badges with field cap badges.

Lot No:  89 (Militaria)

An WW1 Imperial German army "Got Mit Uns" buckle with part leather belt stamped with J. Frank Clewitz.

Lot No:  90 (Militaria)

A British army Captain's, 1949 pattern Royal Artillery battledress made in 1953; size 11.

Lot No:  91 (Militaria)

An Imperial Russian qualification badge.

Lot No:  92 (Militaria)

A 31st July 1932 NSDAP Reichstag election poster together with a black progaganda printed letter pretending to be from Goering.

Lot No:  93 (Militaria)

Four Royal Artillery sweetheart badges, three stamped silver. (4)

Lot No:  95 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A 19th century Bamboo sword stick, with short blade (39.5cm long).

Lot No:  96 (Militaria)

Four WW1 regimental Sweetheart brooches, all with stamped as being silver and two made with turtle shell.

Lot No:  97 (Militaria)

A Percussion Carbine made from a military rifle; stamped with "LSA & Co." and "1871", with brass mounts and steel ram rod.

Lot No:  98 (Militaria)

A white metal Kittyhawk model with ashtray.

Lot No:  99 (Militaria)

A WW2 Luftwaffe Ground Assault badge, A/F.

Lot No:  100 (Militaria)

A WW2 German Iron Cross First Class.