WW1 - British and Allies
BRITISH WWI 1902 COLT MILITARY AUTOMATIC PISTOL HOLSTER.
A very rare British made holster for the American purchased and/or supplied model 1902 Colt. The Colt model 1902 military pistol developed by the well known American firearms designer John Browning and produced by Colt, purchased privately by British officers in WWI in point 38. calibre. This possibly American made holster converted for British use by the addition of the Sam Browne fitments, w... read more
U.S. WWI NO.8 VISORED HELMET.
All of the prototype helmets from the United States in WWI have become enormously collectible and they are now very difficult to obtain, the visored No.8 is probably the most desired, it is the most medieval in its look and attracts collectors world-wide. This example has an excellent condition shell with the remains around the lower half of the shell of the original rough cast finish, its viso... read more
BRITISH WWI OFFICERS TROPICAL BREECHES.
A very nice pair of the lightweight ribbed breeches worn by British officers in tropical situations or in the area of Salonika in WWI. 79 cm or 31 inch waist. Excellent condition, no moth damage or staining with its original ‘Gamages, Holborn, London’ to the interior. £125 0 read more
BRITISH WWI VERY 1ST PATTERN EARLY MAGNETIC BRODIE HELMET.
A lovely condition 1st pattern rimless Brodie with its early green rough sand finish, some scuffing to the finish but generally all complete, with its six tongued oilskin liner, complete leather chinstrap. read more
BRITISH WWI ROYAL HORSE ARTILLERY OFFICERS BRODIE HELMET.
A rimless 1st pattern Brodie helmet, non magnetic, virtually all of its dark grey bordering on black finish remaining with some abrasions, fitted with an officers badge of the Royal Artillery with movable wheel. To the left hand side the semi clover leaf form being the insignia of the 4th Royal Horse Artillery. Fitted with the remains of an officers liner, all that remains unfortunately is just... read more
BRITISH WWI DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY ENLISTED MANS BRODIE HELMET.
A standard 2nd pattern Brodie helmet with the badge attached of the Durham Light Infantry. One dent to the crown, retaining much original finish. To the left hand side of the helmet a large blue rectangle with red triangle above. To the interior the standard oilskin liner intact and in good condition with some flakiness from the finish of the oilskin material. Chinstrap all intact but care need... read more
BRITISH WWI SOUTH WALES BORDERERS ENLISTED RANKS BRODIE HELMET.
A standard 2nd pattern Brodie helmet with the painted triangular form insignia to the front of the South Wales Borderers in green and white. complete with its correct oilskin liner, some of the felt moth damage with its net cradle, chinstrap all present, care needs in handling with the chinstrap. read more
BRITISH WWI MIDDLESEX REGIMENT BRODIE HELMET.
A 2nd pattern Brodie helmet with what appears to be painted stencil of the Middlesex Regiment remaining to the front of the helmet. Some losses to the paint as can be seen by our web images, minor indentation close to the crown but the clear form in yellow of the Middlesex Regiment badge. To the interior the liner is complete, some of the finish of the oilskin flaking away and minor moth to the... read more
BRITISH WWI HERTFORDSHIRE OFFICERS BRODIE HELMET.
A 1st pattern rimless Brodie helmet, fitted with an officer field cover with the bronze officers badge of the Hertfordshire Regiment. The cover generally good with some minor rust stains flooding through the dome. No rot or rust to the edge. Fitted with an 11 tongued leather liner in cradle form, with its original drawstring, the leather good and strong, a few rough nicks around the lower edge ... read more