WW1 - German and Axis
GERMAN WWI IRON CROSS 1st CLASS 800 SILVER MARKED.
A very nice convex constructed Iron Cross 1st class, retaining all original finish to the central black core. Marked 800 just above the retaining hook on the reverse side. award with its original pin hook and hinge. One slight bend at the top right-hand side of the upper arm of Maltese cross. read more
GERMAN WWI IRON CROSS 1st CLASS RARE VARIANT.
An unusual example of the Iron Cross first class non-maker marked, convex construction, thin needle type pin, some wear to the black finish to the central core. This example is an unusual piece being 4.2 cm across the arms of the Maltese cross which is smaller than the standard known examples. read more
GERMAN PRUSSIAN WWI WAR HELPERS CROSS FOR NONCOMBATANTS.
Wartime production in zinc, complete with ribbon. read more
GERMAN WWI OLDENBURG INFANTRY REGIMENT PICKLEHAUBE.
A scarce Picklehaube for infantry regiment 88 . The faint remains of the marking of IR 88 can be seen in the rear peak when the helmet is held in good light. The all-leather skull generally good with some minor creasing and congealing, the front and rear peaks securely attached to the main body of the helmet, all of the brass fittings which include the backstrap, spike and circular spike base, ... read more
GERMAN WWI TRENCH BODY ARMOUR.
A nice and complete trench armour being the 2nd pattern model with apertures either side of the upper body plate for the attaching of the waist strap, remnants of a subdued camouflage finish to the exterior, all of the plates having their inner horsehair padding and webbing straps that hold all of the plates together, the upper plate being of large size ,these were produced in three sizes. read more
GERMAN WWI BAVARIAN PILOTS BADGE.
A superb condition Bavarian pilots badge hollow construction, maker marked Carl Poellath, excellent detail to the oak and laurel leaf wreath and the central monoplane, the reverse side is the classic rayed, back with its original pin hook and hinge. read more