WW1 - German and Axis
IMPERIAL GERMAN JACK BOOTS.
An excellent pair of Imperial German enlisted ranks jack boots. Good form to the boots, no repairs, one boot has leather pulls the other has canvas pulls, worn as a pair, slight mismatch in size of approximately 5cms. It is a well known fact that when issued with boots German soldiers in both wars had to approach piles of left and rights and tried boots until they fitted each individual soldie... read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN MG08 15 DRUM MAGAZINE CARRIER.
The wooden box designed for carrying two full drum magazines for the MG08 15. Good field grey green paint finish remaining, slight damage to the edge of the lid with its metallic strengthened corners. Some evidence of old woodworm, complete with its swivel closing catch. read more
GERMAN MACHINE GUNS BY DANIEL D. MUSGRAVE.
Very fine condition 1992 publication, complete with its undamaged flyleaf cover on the history of the German Machine Gun. 582 pages of huge in-depth text and black and white photographs on all aspects of German light and heavy machine guns including light anti aircraft guns. A wonderful reference work. read more
THE DEVILS PAINT BRUSH BY DOLF L.GOLDSMITH.
The most superb work on the history of the German Maxim gun. This monumental work published by Collector Grade Publications being a 1st edition 1989. This has been in our own library since 1989. Complete with its original dust cover, which is excellent. 363 pages on everything you need to know about the Maxim gun, its uses, its countries which used it. Wonderful photographs and in-depth text. read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN COLONIAL FELDPOST ENLISTED RANKS CAP.
A rare hat of the Imperial German period being a light grey canvas cap with faded orange and red piping indicating feldpost troops, complete with its enlisted mans national and state cockades. Some slight shredding to the unusual lightweight orange material of the headband, complete with its field grey peak, ersatz paper sweatband with grey canvas interior lining with an original owner?s name l... read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN SAXON RESERVE CAVALRY ENLISTED MANS TSCHAPKA.
An extremely nice all leather bodied with tin mortarboard top tschapka for an enlisted man in a Saxon Uhlan Regiment. Leather body good, complete with its Saxon Reserve enlisted ranks plate, basic gilt brass with nickel coat of arms of Saxony over a Reserve Cross, its correct white and green Saxon field cockade fitted to the mortarboard top, to the right hand side of the helmet as the helmet is... read more
IMPERIAL GERMAN NAVAL OFFICERS CAP COCKADE.
A beautifully hand embroidered gold bullion cockade for the Imperial German Naval officers visor cap, the upper edges of the crown picked out with gilded discs, all laid on its dark navy blue backing cloth with its black buckram backing. read more
ROMANIAN WWI ADRIAN HELMET.
An excellent condition Adrian helmet as issued to the Romanian armed forces of WWI, the skull generally having 90% of its original paint finish remaining with one minor indentation, which has rusted, the skull also overall has rust flooding through the paint finish. Complete with its Romanian oval front badge fitted also complete with its liner, which does have only three of the tongues remaini... read more