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  • WW2 TREEN ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS ‘SERVICE PLAQUE’

    A nice, none functional piece of post WW2 treen, being a hand made plaque; I am presuming by an individual serving with the Royal Army Service Corps, showing the Corps cap badge and formation signs in which ‘he’ served. Reasonably competent art work. Damage free , with some age crazing to the paint work.

    £30.00
  • WW1 BRITISH/GERMAN TRENCH ART ‘HORSE SHOE’

    Difficult to say if this is ‘British or German’ made. An aluminium formed horse shoe, topped off with the fuse end of a 1916 German artillery shell, manufactured in Magdeburg. Substantial piece of workmanship, suggesting its a ‘heavy workshop’ made item. (It should always be remembered, that much trench art was immediate post war, cottage industry made, for battlefield tourists. Crude and heavy duty items suggest, troop made,

    £45.00
  • WW1 BRITISH TRENCH ART ‘SERVICE DRESS CAP’

    A super, and in some ways an iconic piece of ‘Trench art’ in the form of a service dress cap, made from a British 1915 dated 18 pound artillery shell case. Excellent, loved, polished condition. The ‘cap badge’ is made from Royal Engineers brass tunic button. (It should always be remembered, that much trench art was immediate post war, cottage industry made, for battlefield tourists. Crude and heavy

  • WW1 BRITISH .455 REVOLVER HOLSTER WITH ‘14 PATTERN LEATHER FITTING

    A ‘lovely’ tan leather holster for a .455 service revolver, manufactured/made with a 1914 pattern leather fitting buckle (see images). Leather is in super, supple condition. All fittings are present and in good order. All leather stitching firm and secure. No visible maker or date details. (As with all leather items of this vintage, would benefit from a ‘hide food’ application).

    £145.00
  • PRINCESS MARY 1914 GIFT FUND:-GIFT TIN A REGIMENTALLY ‘MARKED’ FRUIT KNIFE ‘2nd ROYAL IRISH RIFLES’ INTEREST.

    Would be remiss of me not to list one of these at this time of year. A good used gift tin only (no content), with the base engraved with the owner initials ‘WA’ and ‘2RIR’. Tin is in grubby untouched (long stored) never polished condition with some denting. Contained in the tin was/is a small, bone grip, fruit knife with super scrimshaw workman ship to both sides detailing

  • WW1 BRITISH ID TAG MADE FROM A PERIOD PENNY PIECE R.N.M.B.R.

    A period workshop made, neck worn ID tag made from a period penny piece, to a serving member of the R.N.M.B.R. (Royal Navy Motor Boat Reserve). Named and numbered tag, indication religion also

  • PRINCESS MARY 1914 GIFT FUND:- BULLET PENCIL CARTRIDGE CASE

    A very nice, untouched Princess Mary 1914 gift fund bullet pencil cartridge case. Cartridge case is in excellent damage free condition with a good clear Mary monogram. Becoming harder to find in this condition. (Issued as requested to non-smokers this set consisted of the the pencil in the form of the bullet and a few sheets of writing paper and envelopes, contained in the gift tin).

    £55.00
  • WW1 BRITISH YMCA “GOSPEL OF St. JOHN”

    A nice, and I would say ‘field, pocket carried’ edition of the “Gospel of St. John’ as published by the YMCA. Some wear to the cover and interior, otherwise damage free.

    £25.00
  • WW1 BRITISH SECOND PATTERN VTC ARMBAND

    A very clean condition second pattern VTC (Volunteer Training Corps). Heavy wool khaki band with red felt crown and GR initials. Couple of small areas of none active moth (see images). Interior with good clear issue marking. One button period replaced. (The VTC in WW1 can loosely be likened too the second war ‘Home Guard’).

    £55.00
  • WW1 BRITISH WATER BOTTLE AND SHOULDER HOLSTER/CRADLE

    A fine example of a WW1 vintage water bottle, mounted in a leather, shoulder holster/cradle. Bottle is in excellent damage free condition, covered with the buff coloured heavy felt, typical of this periods bottle covering. Stopper is complete and in damage free condition attached to the felt covering by a longish piece of cord, again a typical feature of this vintage of bottle. Couple of small areas of

    £185.00
  • WW2 BRITISH ‘SAM BROWN’ BELT WD ISSUED

    A fine example of a Sam Brown belt and cross strap typical of WW2 vintage. The ‘reddy’ brown leather is very typical of the vintage as opposed to the tan brown earlier models. Excellent damage free condition being approx. 38 inches waist fit, All tabs & fittings present. The reverse of the belt is marked RSM and the cross strap named (see images). Marked to the underside buckle end

    £85.00
  • WW1 BRITISH OFFICER SERVICE DRESS CAP LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS

    A superb condition mid/late war service dress cap in whip cord khaki  A ‘flat’ cap with no crown shaper or front spring, a cap typical of late war wear. Moth and damage free, the cap would be hard to better for condition. Leather narrow chin band, and OSD bronze cap badge, the only badge ever fitted, no multiple puncture marks. Interior in matching clean condition, with no maker details. Brown

    £425.00