BRITISH LOTHIAN & BERWICKSHIRE YEOMANRY OFFICERS FLAP POUCH COVER.
A circa 1880 silver lace and silver embroidered all subdued officers flap pouch cover only of the Lothian & Berwickshire Yeomanry. The box container that it was originally attached to has been removed. Bullion excellent. read more
FRENCH THIRD EMPIRE CUIRASSIER OFFICERS HELMET.
An overall nice condition all nickel plated skull Cuirassier officers helmet. The skull is good, very minor dimple like indentations to the skull, no damage or ordnance repairs. Maker marked to the rear of the helmet underneath the long horsehair plume and complete with all its correct and undamaged gilded Roman style comb, correct straps, complete with its horsehair plume at the front and feat... read more
FRENCH PRE WWI OFFICERS FULL DRESS EPAULETTES.
A magnificent set of items held within their wood and paper board shaped box, this includes a set of full dress epaulettes in absolutely wonderful quality flamed gilt bullion with slight toning, black velvet underlay in excellent condition. The helmet gold bullion pompom again in gilt for a kepi and the insignia which would attach to the standard kepi for full dress wear, this includes a flamed... read more
BOER WAR BANDOLIER.
A very nice example of the classic Boer War bandolier worn by both sides in the conflict. Five individual flat compartments with 10 rounds to each compartment with a total of 50 rounds. All closure tabs complete with their brass closure buttons, both brass buckles and closure tabs complete at each end of the belt. read more
ENGLISH 17TH LANCER OFFICERS LANCE CAP.
A fabulous condition 1911 crowned 17th Lancer officers lance cap. Standard configuration, white wool mortarboard top with ribbed sides, the wool tops of lance caps are very susceptible to moth damage, this has not had any moth damage, slight rust markings on the very edge of the mortarboard top, which is caused by the steel wire frame behind the mortarboard top rusting over the years. Complete... read more
PRE WWI ARGYLL & SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS OFFICERS BONNET.
A lovely condition Ostrich feather officers bonnet that once belonged to John C.Heys Thompson who was a Lieutenant 4th Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1900. Medals include the South African War 1901, Queen South Africa Medal 2 class, consequently 7th Dragoon Guards 2nd Lieutenant, July 1903 4th Extra Reserve Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders serving with the 2nd Battalion, Captain 2nd ... read more
BRITISH PRE WWI HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY OTHER RANKS SHAKO.
An extremely nice example of the other ranks Highland Light Infantry shako. All dark blue body is without any damage, very minor moth tracking to the nap only on one small area of the crown. The helmet is complete with its red, white and blue diced band around the lower edge. Slight crazing to the peak, with its correct wool green pompom, thistle ornament to the circular woven button with offic... read more
AMERICAN U.S. NAVY COLT PERCUSSION PISTOL.
A nice condition .36 calibre U.S.Navy Colt revolver. A full good clear address to the top flat section of the barrel, rammer working correctly. Excellent revolving action when the hammer is activated. Trigger working perfectly. Very faint remains of the lightly etched panels to the cylinder. Good undamaged wood grips with the letter ‘H’ carved to the inside right hand wood butt plate. Marked ‘C... read more
USA FELT CAMPAIGN HAT.
A rare piece of headdress in exceptionally good condition is the model 1895 U.S. campaign hat worn in the Spanish American War and the late Indian Wars. This example has some moth tracking to the main body but no distinct moth holes. Classic double stitched edge. Black ribbon around the base of the skull with its cavalry black and gold twisted cord officers lace. The hat has the punch hole air ... read more