WW2 - British and Allies
BRITISH WWII AMERICAN MADE BATTLEDRESS TROUSERS.
An unissued condition set of U.S. made British battledress trousers. Marked size 3. Tailors label 'Katz & Goldman' dated 'January 2nd 1943'. Unfortunately moth has attacked the crotch area as can be seen by our web images, thus priced accordingly. read more
RUSSIAN WWII SHELTER CAPE.
A rare item of Russian field uniform being the long shelter cape with its own fitted hood. General service wear, no damage, staining or holes, Russian Cyrillic markings to the interior, some of which have been inked out which we presume are a Russian film costumier organisation markings. read more
RUSSIAN NAVAL INFANTRY GYMNASTIORKA.
Typical mid to late war quality being made from a heavy almost denim-like material, faded to the exterior, however with a full compliment of naval pressed anchor buttons, a nice bullion naval grading badge to one arm and two each shoulder original naval paint finished combat epaulettes, in a good medium size with much character. A rare and interesting Soviet item. read more
USA OSS FS STILETTO KNIFE.
Made in a classic Fairbairn Sykes style with the pancake flipper type metal belt attachment to the reverse of the leather scabbard. The whole set is in very good condition with approximately 90% of the olive green enamel paint-like finish to the metalwork and a good mid brown colour to the leather. The grip is good with approximately 80% of the deep blackened finish. The blade has been combat ... read more
PER ARDUA LIBERTAS REPRINT.
A slightly stained cover 76 page copy of the original very rare red Morocco bound wartime MI9 produced book on the escape equipment for British Forces in occupied Europe. This is a white cover, 2/3rd size of the original but is reproduced in identical form. Original examples fetch in excess of 1,000 each, comprising silk maps, secret compasses, escape knives, miniature cameras, fake German uni... read more
U.S. CHOCOLATE IKE JACKET AND TROUSERS.
An excellent ensemble being the chocolate Ike jacket made from barathea of the finest quality with a good with a good New York label to the interior as well as details of the original owner being a Captain Beverly Jones and a date of '1945'. This particular officer had a interesting career and served after WWII in support of the formation of the Iraqi forces. The tunic is in wonderful condition... read more
BRITISH SALVATION ARMY WOMAN'S BONNET.
An extremely scarce bonnet and a part of the costume worn by the Salvation Army who played a large part in civilian relief efforts during both world wars. The item is very good with original ribbon to the front, however the crown in now missing from the top of the hat, however this still displays very well. read more
BRITISH ROYAL NAVAL AIR SERVICE FLYING COAT.
An extremely interesting coat of long dimensions manufactured in a beautiful quality black leather, these coats are probably an inter-war period and were issued to early RNAS pilots for open cockpit use. The item is civilian produced and clearly aimed at the government market with the trademark label Adastra to interior. The leather is excellent and supple throughout, there is a fine quality ta... read more