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  • WW1 BRITISH KITCHENER HOUSE HOSPITAL (CONVALESCENCE) BUILDING NAME PLAQUE

    An item of some historic value in relation too WW1 British military medicine ! A large metallic name plaque as would be seen on the main entrance to the hospital. Aluminium, ‘formed edge’ backing plate, with individual attached brass lettering. The obverse of the plaque is with a good painted black finish, the reverse is showing wear to the finish. The brass lettering is crisp and is

    £950.00
  • WW1 BRITISH RFC NEEDLE CRAFTWORK TABLE CENTRE PIECE

    An excellent piece of WW1 needle craft, making a very pleasing to the eye RFC table centre piece. The workmanship in the various coloured threads is of a high quality, I would say English made rather than the French or Belgium works of a similar vintage in silk thread. Two areas of fragility at the last and right edges of the central horizontal fold (see images). An item

    £100.00
  • WW1 BRITISH ‘ESCAPE AID’/HOME FRONT HANDKERCHIEF

    A handkerchief sized, light cotton cloth with English/French/German printed military terms, and common words used in communication. Not sure if this is the fore-runner of an escape and evasion aid, or simply a home front produced ‘novelty’. Excellent condition, with a small hole at the edge of the right horizontal crease, as viewed (see image). Only ‘thing’ of its the I have ever owned/been able to offer for

  • ‘ANTI-NAZI’ CHILDS CARICATURE CUT OUT PUPPETS

    Before I start, difficult to know what category this falls within, so I have opted for British WW2 home front. A un-cut card/child's toy of Nazi leader caricatures, that when assembled make 2D puppets. Not exactly PC by new age thoughts and feelings as a child's toy....how times change. Card is in excellent damage free condition. Its country of origin is speculated upon, with the USA being probably

    £95.00
  • WW1 BRITISH CRESTED ‘GOSS’ CHINA WEAR MALDON ESSEX/ZEPPELIN INTEREST

    A rare piece of Goss crested china wear sadly damaged. China wear in the form the incendiary bomb dropped by Zeppelin on Maldon on the 16th of April 1915. Maldon crest with the details of the incident to the item base along with maker details. Sadly the carry handle is broken and their is a hair-line crack to the piece. Produced in small numbers hence its comparative rarity.

    £24.00
  • BRITISH WW2 HOME FRONT ANTI-MUSSOLINI PROPAGANDA MINIATURE CHAMBER POT ‘

    British comedy, anti-Mussolini propaganda in the form of a miniature chamber pot, otherwise know as a ‘Po’. Pot, manufactured in low grade ceramics with the image of Mussolini to the interior base and the slogan to both sides ‘Wop No. 1’ and “We’ve got him on the run’ Excellent damage free condition, with minor crazing (as is common) to the exterior glaze. Marked to the base ‘Fieldings,  

    £120.00
  • BRITISH WW2 HOME FRONT ANTI-HITLER PROPAGANDA MINIATURE CHAMBER POT ‘JERRY No 1’ (3)

    British comedy, anti-Hitler propaganda in the form of a miniature chamber pot, otherwise know as a ‘Po’. Pot, manufactured in low grade ceramics with the image of Hitler to the interior base and the slogan to both sides ‘Jerry No.1’ & ‘Flip your ashes on old nasty’. Excellent damage free condition, with minor crazing (as is common) to the exterior glaze. Marked to the base ‘Fieldings,   Made

  • BRITISH WW2 HOME FRONT ANTI-HITLER PROPAGANDA MINIATURE ‘PO’ (1)

    British comedy, anti-Hitler propaganda in the form of a miniature chamber pot, otherwise know as a ‘Po’. Pot, manufactured in low grade ceramics with the image of Hitler to the interior base and the slogan to the other side ‘Chums, what would you do?’ Excellent damage free condition, with crazing (as is common) to the exterior glaze. Marked to the base ‘Made in England’ Used as mantel-piece ornament, in

    £75.00
  • WW2 BRITISH RED CROSS PROFICIENCY MEDAL

    A good named British Red Cross Society medal for proficiency in ‘Anti-Gas Training’. Red and white enamel on a gilt base with the ‘Anti-Gas’ bar fitting to to top of the ribbon. First introduced in the 1920’s. Excellent damage free condition.

    £70.00
  • WW2 BRITISH HOME FRONT ACCOUNT ‘SMITTEN CITY’ the STORY OF PORTSMOUTH UNDER BLITZ

    A very good pictorial and text, card cover, account of the Blitz suffered by Portsmouth July 1940 - May 1944. Fairly graphic images of bomb destruction suffered by the city, that may well have not passed the censor earlier in the war. Good clean damage free condition with an inked ‘gift’ dedication to the inside front cover. Profits from the sale of the booklet were to be donated

    £24.00
  • BRITISH HOME FRONT 1942 HORSE RACING EVENT TICKET NEWMARKET

    A members ticket for a horse racing event at Newmarket 1942. Excellent bi-coloured enamel and brass badge. Reverse with matching obverse issue number, and ‘non-transferable’ detail. The war was not intended to get in the way of the ‘sport of kings’.........

    £70.00
  • HENDON SCHOOL (LONDON) VINTAGE FEMALE HAT BAND

    A good vintage cap band (female) for this ‘fee paying school‘. Opened in September 1914. In 1936 former pupil Harold Whitlock planted an oak tree sapling in front of the entrance to the Gymnasium which he had received, along with his Gold Medal for the 50 kilometres (31 mi) walk, from Adolf Hitler at the Berlin Olympic Games.

    £15.00