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Imperial Prussia 1895-1918 Enlisted Ranks Belt Plate lot of 2. a/ Standard brass with nickel disc version, but inexplicably set up to attach to the left hand end of belt, rather than the more usual right. b/ A later striking, 2 x piece, but all brass, the roller & prongs appearing quite new with evidence of 'Brasso' cleaning. gVF
 SOLD at A$75
Imperial: 1895-1897 Imperial Reservist Flask. A particularly nice example. Glass circular body with screw thread neck. Overlaid by 3 piece tinned pewter sheet cover with applied & painted central plaque: Red shoulder strap bearing brass crown over '87'. Painted scroll 'Res Schafer 8 Cp'. Details also painted in indicating awarded to Reservist Schafer of the 8th Coy of the 1st Nassau Inf Regt, No. 87 based at Mainz 1895-1897. Pewter screw cap/cup bearing crest of spread winged eagle comp with its original twisted cord suspension strap. VGC.
 SOLD at A$200
Imperial Prussia ca 1895-1916 5th, 6th, 7th Grenadier Regts Enlisted Ranks 1871 Pattern Helmet plate. 99% original gilding intact. Both lugs present to rev. Centre escutcheon with 'W.R' cypher pierced in 4 places, possibly to accommodate a Reservist Cross - these pin holes not detracting. Still retains curvature from helmet. gVF. Scarce
 SOLD at A$200
Imperial:Imperial Prussia 1898-1918 Reservist Officer Helmet plate. Gilt brass. Voided crown, screw post Lugs to rev retaining their nuts. Silvered brass Reservist Cross 'Mit Gott Fur Konig Und Vaterland 1813' applied to eagles legs by 4 x bend lugs. Small fracture at sceptre & wing tip junction but intact. gVF. Scarce (P)
Imperial Prussia (& other states) musician's 'Swallow Nest' pr, Model 1910 for Infantry. For 'SPEILMANN/HOBOLST', ranked as a Sergeant. Field grey uniform cloth with broad bands of gilt metallic lace & red Waffenfarbe to edge. Backed in field grey wool, each with 7 nickled hooks to reverse for fastening to tunic. Exc. Scarce. (2)
 SOLD at A$150
Imperial Prussia Drummer's waist belt side-drum support 'TROMMELSCHERE'. Brass Prussian Eagle with 2x hooks at base to support drum. Swivelling bracket to top attached to brown leather frog/belt-loop. VGC. Scarce.
Africa Corps: 1939-45 88mm Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank gun panoramic sight, RBL-SL by 'DPW' (Zeiss Ikon Ag, Goerzwerk, Berlin). In Africa/temperate climate paint finish (mustard/tan). Serial No. 18508. optics good. Captured March 1945 by Australian Prisoner of War at Nurnberg, Germany. NX25232 Pte Frank Leslie Hebbard, from Sale, VIC. Enl. 9/7/1940, at Five Dock, NSW to 2/5th Australian Hospital to Greece & captured by Germans on the outskirts of Athens. To Stalag VIII in 1945 marched away from the advancing Russians until they met Patton's Army in the West. Disch 13/10/1945. Shrapnel damage evident. gVF. Nice souvenir of this infamous gun. Scarce particularly with handwritten note (from a relative) of provenance. (P)
 SOLD at A$1050
Badge Colonial Merit (the Lion Order) in silver. issued in 1922 by the German Colonial Veteran's Union, rev 'In Memoriam' 'Ges Gesch' & 'NR 34162'. Approx 46x46mm, vertical pin back. Genuine VGC. Rare. (P)
Badges: 'Tinnies' commemorative badges 1930-45 lot of 30. Mostly diff. Many scarcer types noted: 'SA - Gruppe, Niedersachsen 1936'; '15 Deutsches Trunfest, Stuttgart 1933 DT'; 'NS Gem Kraft Durch Freude, Gau Hessen-Massau'; 'Wir Kampten Gegen Hunger Undkalte 1933-34'; 'Fruhungsfahrt Nach Eisenach Ddag Gau Thuringen'; 'RLB Luftschutz Tut Not'; '4 Reichsnahrstands-Ausstellung, Munchen 1937; 'True Verbundent Mit Der Saar'; 'Deutsches Jugendfest 1937' (no pin) etc. Various materials tin aluminium etc plus few later. Some with minor damage. Generally gVF. Still a very nice lot. (30)
 SOLD at A$525
Bayonet WWI Ersatz bayonet, all steel handle one piece, no separate grips, no obvious markings, overall length 46cm, blade 30cm. Part open muzzle ring, no marks visible. Steel scabbard, leather frog. Minor pitting & rust o/w quite presentable. Ref. The German Bayonet by John Walter, pg 16. Scarce bayonet.
Bayonet: WWI Butcher bayonet 98/05 Carl Eickhorn Solingen stamped W15 (1915), blade & scabbard have some surface rust, with WWI leather frog (leather dry). No pitting/major damage to blade. Overall reasonable condition.
 SOLD at A$150
Bayonet WWI era?, markings on Ricasso" 'WAFFENFABRIK NEUHAUSEN', unusual shaped crossguard, numbered 469590. Tiny cross indicates this could be Swiss issue. Overall condition very good inc wooden grips, scabbard & blade.
Bayonet: Unknown/German? WWI/II? Double-edged bayonet, metal scabbard, timber grips, no markings. Blade 23cm . Length 36cm. Overall GC.
Bayonet: 1937 K98 model. WWII issue stamped (19)37 on top blade, 5/185 & 8313 either side of blade near hilt. Blade in excellent condition, bakelite grips, hilt slight pit. Non-matching steel scabbard, stamped 41 ASW/1460/a, handle 130mm, blade 250mm. Overall 415mm. Nice looking bayonet.
Bayonet: WWII era blade, handle, scabbard all in VG order. Ricasso marked '3679 + J. SCH' & '41'. Hilt marked 655 twice, faint German eagle at top. Scabbard marked ' BERG & CO 1940'. GC.
Belt: WWII Hitler Youth black leather belt nickel fitting, stamped Kernstuck RZM. L4/2607/88, buckle rivetted iron (traces of black) raised marking RZM M4/39 & 2. Genuine. VGC.
 SOLD at A$120
Belt: 1939-45 Army Officer Waist Belt, brown leather with pebbled finish, open-frame, 2 x prong buckle with silver wash finish. Evidence to inner side of removal of 'D' rings for supporting straps (it was decreed after 1939 that shoulder straps were not to be worn during wartime). Good large size (fits a 42-44 inch waist). No maker marks evident. Exc. Scarce
 SOLD at A$170
Belt: Third Reich Army Enlisted Ranks Parade belt. Black patent finish leather, evidence to interior of field-grey felt cloth lining. Rivetted iron tip-hook. 2 piece silver wash on war metal Em's. Belt plate not maker marked. Much congeal to patent finish. Genuine VGC
 SOLD at A$130
Belt Buckle: WWI Prussian enlisted ranks brass belt buckle the centre with 'Gott Mitt Uns' motto, 2 prong reverse. WWI Wound badge in black. WWII Inter-war period War Veterans Association medal (Kyffhauserbund Medal) no clasps, with original ribbon. In our opinion all genuine. (3)
 SOLD at A$80
Boots: WWII Army Officer & Non-Commissioned Officer long black leather boots. Leather soled with rubber heel plates by Berson. Good size about 7-8. VGC. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
Diary: Tagebuch 27-11-1942 II Pionier Kompanie Rg 124 Dated to 16-12-42 with 25 pgs of writing. Photos of Soldiers uniform mostly dated 1940 to 42 (11). Photo album Flieger sind Sieger! (Aviators are the winner) with about 100 photo of troops, transport, planes, a grave, Paris & other occupied cities. Diary missing catch & some loose pgs. Overall GC. (2 books).
 SOLD at A$325
Edged Weapons: Hitler Youth knife (boys), the blade is stamped with both the maker mark (Solingen) and RZM code M7/11 1938. Showing signs of wear typical of these knives. Enamel swastika in handle has tiny chip. The blade shows some pitting and age. The scabbard is black painted with a minor dent, in overall good condition. There is a black leather hanger with cross loop & snap in very good condition. Genuine. (P)
 SOLD at A$800
Edged Weapon: Deutscher Luftsport Verband DLV flyers knife. An extremely rare dagger that preceded the 1st model Luftwaffe Dagger with the early 1933-34 Eickhorn Proof mark, on the short double edged blade. Metal fittings are nickel plated the wood grip & scabbard a dark blue leather. The scabbard shows signs of wear but still in VGC the grip in unmarked. Black enamel swastikas are inset on the front & rear of the sloping ridged crossguard. The DLV spread wing insignia is stamped on the scabbard throat. A leather & metal belt hanger is fitted. Extremely rare. Genuine
 SOLD at A$1800
Edged Weapons: 1933-45 Hitler Youth model 1933 Knife, post 1939 make with no motto or maker marks to blade & with plated alloy fitting. Check plastic grip bearing brass & enamel H.J. diamond, some wear, aging to blade, in its steel scabbard (light rust) with integral leather frog which has been repaired. Overall GC
Edged Weapons Luftwaffe 1st model maker E.F. Horster Solingen blade, very near mint condition with only the slightest marks near the blade tip, you have to look closely. Grip is in excellent condition with blue leather and twisted wire binding. Pommel & crossguard are a natural aluminium colour which match the scabbard. The Swastikas still retain the original gilding in perfect condition. Fitted with the 23cm aluminium portepee. The scabbard shows usage and definite carrying through the war with the leather worn on the edges but also has character throughout. Attached to the scabbard is the alum mum metal ring hanger & belt loop. Also included is a rare E&F Horster company sales tag, silver with red company details attached with a red fabric cord. Genuine.
 AVAILABLE at A$1700
Edged Weapons: Luftwaffe 2nd model dagger maker E.P & S Solingen with dancing lady legs. Rare double etched blade in perfect condition. Aluminium cross guard and pommel fitted with aluminium coloured portepee tied in the correct manner. Unmarked grip is pumpkin orange with springy wire wrap. Scabbard shows some signs of age, but still in excellent condition. Rare. Genuine.
 AVAILABLE at A$3500
Edged Weapons: Luftwaffe 2nd model dagger no Maker Mark. Aluminium scabbard & fittings in excellent condition. The rarely seen white grip with twisted wire wrap is in perfect condition. The nickel plated blade also is in an excellent condition. Attached in the correct tie is the aluminium portepee. Purchased from I S Wright in 1997. Genuine.
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
Edge Weapons: Early S.A. Dagger with rare maker mark Gebruder Heller Schalkalden with anchor trade mark inside a double circle. Near mint blade with excellent dark black motto Alles Fur Deutchland. Perfect pear wood grip with nickel silver fitting that have perfect fit, Gau marked M.I. Scabbard fitted with belt hanger nickel fittings in excellent condition. Brown paint shows signs of age, but not dented or scratched. Genuine.
 SOLD at A$1400
Headgear: Imperial Prussian Army Officer's peaked cap. ca1890-1900. Blue melton wool with black fibre visor, red piping & black cap band. State cockade, no national cockade, visor restitched, some wear to sweatband, inner lining sweat stained o/w GC with no mothing. Maker Carl Richter, Marburg. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
Headgear: WWII Water Ways Police Officer's side cap. Navy blue wool with full rayon lining. Post 1942 period gold cellulon Officer's piping. BEVO woven cap Eagle to front. Genuine Scarce. (P)
ID Tag: 1939-45 Turkistan Supply Bn No.522 'Janow' ID tag. Zinc alloy, ovoid with central slots. Comp: 'NSCHB BTL. 522 TURK/JANOW 6294'. Nachschub Bn 522 Turkestansches Janow (522nd Supply - or Replenishment Bn, (Turkistan) Jamow) Raised in Aug 1939 in Vienna the Unit participated in the Polish, French & Balkan campaigns. It served on the Western front from 1944, finally surrendering to the Western Allied near Bonn. Appears ground dug. VF
 SOLD at A$75
Kreigsmarine: 1939-45 U-Boat 'Trench-Art' desk ornament. Solid cast & cut brass anchor with flat tynes & moveable chain loop. Anchor bow chisel-cut engraved 'Lorient 1941'. Separate U-Boat control type wheel set over (superimposing) anchor - the whole evidently representing a Driver Petty Officer (Kraftfahrmaat) trade/rank badge. Screw hole in base to mount on a stand. Evidence of original gilt wash. VGC. Extremely rare. U-Boat 'souvenir' of the U-boat 'happy time' (P)
Luftwaffe: 1938-43 Winter Flying Helmet. Variant of model FK-34 (with the addition of ear cups). Provision for electronics, goggles & oxy mask (these not present). Off-white fleece lined brown leather. Double buckle & strap chin fastening. Minus 1x adjusting button to rear & elasticised strap to crown. Minor service wear & scuff. VGC.
 SOLD at A$220
Luftwaffe WWII Pilot's adjustable model 306 flying goggles & storage tin. Standard teardrop design metal frames with aviator-style clear glass lenses, olive green painted aluminium frames with rubber eye sockets, ea of the eye sockets stitched to the framework of clear lenses. Rubber no longer supple. Head strap replaced. Comes with small square-shaped storage tin & replacement lenses, dent to side. Also used by all services as universal all purpose goggles.
 SOLD at A$80
Luftwaffe: 1939-40 scarce Norwegian Campaign Luftwaffe commendation plaque. For outstanding effort from the Commanding General & Commander in Chief of Air District Norway. 1st pattern Luftwaffe Eagle over title: 'Fur Besondere Leistung/Der Kommandierende General/Und Befehlshaber Im Luftgau Norwegen' with symbol below of figure seated upon leaping stag within circle. Plaque in bronzed zinc? 150mm x 110mm. Reverse numbered '7337'. Corrosion of edges & slight warp. Overall GC. Vendor states recovered from basement of a house in Norway about 15 yrs ago.
Luftwaffe 1939-45 Officer's Dress Aiguillette. Twisted aluminium cords. For officer ranks up to Colonel. Comp. Minor wear mark to one cord. Exc
 SOLD at A$100
Luftwaffe:1939-45 Luftwaffe Officer's blue/grey fabric gloves. Small-medium size. Soft tricot-like fabric lined with a courser herringbone material. Inner wrist press-stud fastening (marked 'G.R'). Ink stamps to interior, difficult to read: 'Lico-Elegent?.', matched pr. Wear consistent with light usage. Exc
 SOLD at A$75
Luftwaffe: WWII Cased Luftwaffe Flak badge. Textbook example by Gustav Brehmer in silvered tombak metal. A well known quality maker of this badge. Maker marked on the reverse. Correct pin to the reverse. Comes with its original blue leatherette case. The lid marked 'Flak, Kampf Abz'. Plush blue velvet fitted interior. Some overall scuff marks to both case & badge, o/w a fine example. Case missing pin catch. In our opinion genuine. (P)
 SOLD at A$475
Medals: 1870-71 Franco-Prussian War (steel) for non combatants, 1913 Blucher/Gneisenau medal, WWI combatant's Cross with Swords, Oldenburg 1914 War Merit Cross 2nd class, WWI Erinnerungkreuz Treu Dern Regt Cross, 1914-45 Fur Treue Im Verein (Impecable Service) 25 yr cross, 1926 Landwehnr Regts medal. VF or better (7).
Medals - Group of 6: Iron Cross 1914 2nd class, Bavaria 'Merit Cross 3rd class, Honour Cross WWI with swords, Bavaria 15Yr Service Cross, WW2 40 Yr Service medal, Bavaria Jubilee Medal 1905 all mounted double draped style. EF or better. (P)
 SOLD at A$475
Medal 1938 German entry into Sudetenland medal War Merit Cross gVF or better. (2). Genuine.
 SOLD at A$140
Medal WWII Order of the German Eagle Third Class without Swords (1943-45). A truly spectacular Third Reich award! White enamel & silver construction. Maltese pattern Cross with ea of the 4 arms of the Cross in white enamel with a fine silver border. German Eagles at ea cnr of the Cross carrying a swastika in a wreath, with a white enamel background. Age related patina to the silver components of the cross. To the top arm of the Cross is a semi-circular fan to which the suspension ring is attached. Suspension ring marked '900' for high silver content & '21' for noted maker of fine Third Reich awards 'Gebruder Godet & Co, Berlin' The suspension ring is then in turn attached to the neck ribbon by a 'fan' suspender device (large loop with 3 raised ribs). The 46mm wide white black & red neck ribbon is approx 540mm in length, slightly tapered & hemmed at both ends. Thin 220mm long red ribbon to ea end of the main neck ribbon for attaching the ribbon for wear. Some minor abrasions to the enamel, mostly to the reverse (as expected from wear). Tiny chip to the enamel to the very end of the right hand side of the six o'clock arms of the Cross.. Really only visible with a jeweller's glass, but had to be mentioned. This strikingly handsome award would make a sensational centrepiece to a Third Reich collection. (P)
 SOLD at A$1800
Medal. 1939 Iron Cross 2nd class, no makers mark. gVF. Genuine. (P)
 SOLD at A$230
Medals: 1939-45 Medal bar Group of 9 inc Iron Cross, Merit Cross 2nd class with swords, Occupation of Memel, Russian Front etc. Austria 1867-90 12 Yr Long Service Cross 2nd class, 1917 Bravery Emperor Carl medal, plus 2 Franz Joseph WWI Commem badges & Turkey 1914-15 enamel badge (6 items).
 SOLD at A$100
Medals: WWII original Wehrmacht 4 Year Service medal. Silvered finish with cornflour blue ribbon, no pin. WWII original Police 8 Year Service medal. Silver finish with cornflour blue ribbon, missing pin. WWII Police Bullion embroidered sleeve badge. Eagle & 'Berlin' District title on dark green wool. In our opinion all genuine. (3) (P)
 SOLD at A$120
Medals: 1941-2 Eastern Front medal, 1938 Civil Service medal 2nd class silvered & enamel gVF or better. Genuine. (2).
 SOLD at A$190
Scarce Luftfeldpost airmail cover with 2 blue Luftfeldpost stamps depicting Junkers transport plane cancelled Feldpost cancel, to Germany, violet swastika h/s. Minor aging o/w GC. Also interesting swastika seal in red & white. Post war insignia lot. 10 army cloth unit patches, 16 army Em's collar tabs & 10 rank badges. Excellent condition. Ideal collector or reseller. (38 items).
Uniform: WWII SS Panzer jacket (wrap) in black woollen material, no piping on collar, with regulation tan cotton lining with size details stamps at upper left. The original woollen material has lost its nap, only visible where the cuff title has been removed. SS Unterscharfuhrer collar tabs & pink piper panzer shoulder straps, sleeve eagle on right sleeve. Iron cross ribbon through top bottom hole, sewn at back. Some buttons have been reattached with diff thread As far as we can tell this is a text book example that exhibits only minor service wear. It appears to be genuine in all respects but is offered on its merits. See detailed photos on website. (P)
 SOLD at A$3000
Replicas: Arm shields. Lapland Shield, Narvik Shield, Demjansk Shield all with green army cloth backings plus M43 Army cap size 58, with woven eagle above national cockade, swastika h/s ???213 below on inner lining. Convincing group ( 4 items)
Replica medals or with problems 1938 Memel Occupation, 1938 Sudetenland, 1942 Eastern Front, Africa Corp Campaign Medal, West Wall, 1923-33 Blood order, ca 1939 Social Welfare medal, 4 yr, 8yr, 25yr Long Service medals plus Nazi party badge (11 items).
Replica Medals or with condition problems German Spanish Cross with swords in bronze L/32, Spanish Blue Division Volunteers medal, 1923-33 Blood Order, 1938 Anschuss Austria medal, 4 & 8 yr Long Service medals, West Wall medal & 1938 Mother's Cross in silver. Mostly VF or better. WWI Honour Cross with Swords & WWI Tank badge, marked Zeither Berlin (11).
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