Military, History & Transportation Sale

East Bristol Auctions
Hanham Business Park 1
Memorial Road
BS15 3JE Bristol
United Kingdom
[email protected] · +44 (0)117 967 1000

Date of the auction: 15.11.2019

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RARE THE GURKHAS BOOK FIRST EDITION 1928

The Gurkhas - W Brook Northey and CJ Morris - An original 1928 first edition book published by John Lane The Bodley Head London containing illustrations, photographs and a map of Nepal. Military green hand covers with beautiful gilded titles

Lot #: 151

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ANTIQUE GLENGARRY MILITARY UNIFORM CAP BADGES

A good collection of x14 original antique and vintage WWI First World War to WWII Second World War Glengarry military uniform cap badges, for various regiments, including: 2nd Queen's Royal Regiment, The 22nd Cheshire Regiment, 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers, 32nd Cornwall Light Infantry, 102nd Royal

Lot #: 152

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF BOXED ATLAS EDITIONS MODEL BATTLESHIPS

A collection of 15x Atlas Editions DeAgostini scale model military battleships all appearing complete in original boxes. To include: HMS Repulse, HMS Ark Royal, Bismarck, Prinz Eugen and many others

Lot #: 153

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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NAZI THIRD REICH RELATED SWORD STICK WITH APPLIED EMBLEM

An antique 1930's WWII Second World War related sword stick cane having a bamboo shaft with shaped stag horn handle. Silver white metal collar with applied gilt brass German Nazi Third Reich eagle facing right emblem. Originality unknown. Measures: 89cm. Blade measures approx: 59cm

Lot #: 154

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR RELATED UNIFORM CAP BADGES

An interesting collection of 14x WWI First World War related uniform cap badges. Various regiments and battalions represented, including: Royal Warwickshire 1st Birmingham Battalion (and 2nd, and 3rd Battalions), Royal Flying Corps, Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps, Tyneside Scottish, Tyneside

Lot #: 155

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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SET OF FIVE PENNIES FROM WWI MADE INTO BRODIE HELMETS

An charming set of five original WWI First World War British Military trench art miniature Brodie helmets constructed from five pennies - one for each year of the Great War. Each measures approx: 2.5cm

Lot #: 156

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF TERRITORIAL FORCES BRITISH UNIFORM CAP BADGES

A collection of x16 vintage British Army military uniform cap badges - all relating to Territorial / Volunteer regiments. Includes badges for: Sherwood Foresters (The Robin Hoods), 2nd Volunteer Battalion Norfolk Regiment, 2nd Volunteer Btn Manchester Regiment, Brecknockshire, 1st Vol Btn

Lot #: 157

Estimate: £70 - £90

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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SLADE WALLACE BRITISH MILITARY SOLDIERS COMBAT UNIFORM BELT

A 1888 pattern Slade Wallace British Military soldiers combat uniform belt having having a thick white leather belt with brass buckle with the motto ' Dieu Et Mon Droit ' along with a later Parachute regiment stable belt having a burgundy belt and parachute emblem buckle

Lot #: 158

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI FIRST WORLD WAR INTEREST RFC AVIATION POSTERS

A set of three WWI First World War interest RFC Royal Flying Corps educational posters - believed to be post-war reprints by Leisure Sport Ltd. Unframed, rolled. Each measuring approx; 50cm x 77cm

Lot #: 159

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE 1942 RARE WWII GERMAN AFRIKA KORPS LUFTWAFFE RECOGNITION FLAG

An incredibly rare original WWII Second World War German Third Reich Nazi Army ' Afrika Korps ' tank or vehicle Luftwaffe recognition flag. Dated 1942 to seam, and also ' Afrikakorps - Berlin '. Red, with black and white central emblem. Measures approx; 134cm x 85cm. Rare flag

Lot #: 160

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY VICTORIAN PRIMROSE LEAGUE MEDALS

A rare pair of 19th century Victorian political interest The Primrose League early medals comprising of an 1885 example by T&J Bragg of Birmingham and the other with Victorian date lozenge. Gilt metal pinchbeck fronts mounted on white metal backs. Both having ring loops and associated ribbons. The

Lot #: 161

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL LONDON REGIMENT UNIFORM CAP BADGES

A collection of x24 original antique and vintage London Regiment British Army military uniform cap badges. Badges present for the following regiments: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 16th (x3 variations), 19th (x2), 25th, 10th 28th (x2) 15th, 13th, 21st, and others. Great collection of

Lot #: 162

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI & WWII SOVIET UNION RUSSIAN CCCP VETERAN ANNIVERSARY MEDALS

A collection of 11x WWI First World War and WWII Second World War Soviet Union Russian CCCP veteran anniversary medals. All with ribbons, and mounted on a display board

Lot #: 163

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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20TH CENTURY BRITISH ROYAL NAVY / NAVAL CAPTAIN'S HAT

A 20th century British Royal Navy Captain's peaked uniform cap / hat. With original insignia to front. Size listed as 59

Lot #: 164

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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CHILEAN WAR M1890 CHATELLERAULT FRENCH CAVALRY SWORD

A 19th Century Chilean War M1890 D'Armes Chatellerault French cavalry sword having steel pierced bowl guard half basket hilt with markings ' BZ5 ', ribbed shaped curved grip, steel domed pommel with marking ' 2E 283 ', pipe backed fullered single edged blade, Shield engraved ricasso, Etched pipe

Lot #: 165

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE EARLY GWR TRESPASSERS NOTICE CAST IRON SIGN

An original vintage early 20th century Great Western Railway cast iron notice sign reading ' All Persons Found Trespassing On This Railway Will Be Prosecuted As The Law Directs ' The sign or rectangular form with raised lettering and borders having original partial screws to corners. Rare. Measures

Lot #: 166

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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19TH CENTURY NAPOLEONS SURRENDER PRINT

A 19th century framed maritime Napoleonic interest print entitled ' The Surrender Of Napoleon To Great Britain '. Framed and glazed with notation underneath. Frame measures 66cm x 88cm

Lot #: 167

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF ASSORTED OFFICER'S MILITARY CAP BADGES

A large collection of 50+ assorted period British Army military uniform cap badges - ranging from WWI First World War to QEII. Most being original, but some restrikes present. Includes badges for the following regiments: RAMC, Suffolk Regiment, Royal Military Academy, Gloucestershire Regiment, Royal

Lot #: 168

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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COLLECTION OF 1930'S / 40'S GERMAN THIRD REICH NAZI CERAMICS

A collection of x3 original vintage WWII Second World War era German Third Reich Nazi Party related ceramics - all bowls - to includes a red lined bowl (KPM 1941), a similar black-lined bowl (KPM 1938) and a ribbon edged bowl (Bauscher Weiden, 1940). All with swastika and eagle marks to base

Lot #: 169

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWII SECOND WORLD WAR LIEUTENANT MEDAL GROUP & UNIFORM

Lieutenant Sydney George Hatton Platel - Army Catering Corps - original WWII Second World War medal group, uniform and related items. The lot comprising of Platel's medal group - 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, France & German Star, Defence Medal and War Medal (with oak leaf for a mention is dispatches

Lot #: 170

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWI SECOND WORLD WAR JAPANESE SHOWA PERIOD SHIN GUNTO KATANA

A WWII Second World War Japanese Showa period type Shin Gunto (Shin guntō) officers sword katana having a pierced leather sleeved hilt with brass kabatu-gane ( pommel ) decorated tsuba, machine made blade and leather scabbard with hanging loop. Measures; 102cm. Due to the nature of this item, buyers

Lot #: 171

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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ORIGINAL WWII SECOND WORLD WAR LARGE ARTILLERY SHELL

An original WWII or post Second World War large artillery shell. Three-section construction with pointed fuse end stamped PRF C27E1. Body stamped with broad arrow under 5 with A04N stamped and further smaller stamps. Measures: 32cm tall

Lot #: 172

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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ORIGINAL VINTAGE DIANA MODEL 25 BREAK BARREL AIR RIFLE

An original vintage Diana Model 25 break barrel air rifle. .22 calibre Wooden stock, with adjustable BSA sight to barrel. Full working order. Measures: 97cm

Lot #: 173

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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PAIR OF POST WWII BRITISH NAVY ANTI AIRCRAFT BOFOR ROUNDS

A pair of original post WWII Second World War British Navy Naval 40mm Drill rounds " Bofors " arti-aircraft gunship weapon artillery munitions. Both mounted in original MTY 40mm clip. The shells of cast aluminium / metal construction with red painted details. Visible Broad Arrow stamps to both

Lot #: 174

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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WWII BRITISH FAIRBAIRN SYKES 1ST PATTERN COMMANDO FIGHTING KNIFE

A rare WWII Second World War Fairbairn Sykes 1st pattern British Commando fighting / combat knife. Complete example, with original grip and pommel nut, with ' S ' shaped guard. Stamped to ricasso ' The F-S Fighting Knife '. Present within its original leather scabbard. Measures approx; 30cm long

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £250 - £400

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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TWO RARE WWI STONEWARE RUM FLAGONS WITH SRD MARKING

Two rare WWI First World War stoneware rum flagons marked in black lettering SRD for the Supply Reserve Depot. One stamped to base with Bourne Denby marks. Measures: 32cm

Lot #: 176

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE WWII GERMAN ' BEAUTY OF LABOUR ' CERAMIC RED STAR PLATE

A rare WWII Second World War German ' Beauty Of Labour ' made ceramic plate. Makers marks to base for ' Modell Des Amtes - Schonhiet Der Arbeit ' with the Swastika Labour emblem - ' Bauscher Weiden '. Divisional plate, with a red star to top and notation for ' Star '. No cracks or chips. Diameter

Lot #: 177

Estimate: £25 - £40

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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BOER WAR MARTINI HENRY 1876 PATTERN SOCKET RIFLE BAYONET

A Boer War Martini-Henry 1876 pattern socket rifle bayonet having a socket with locking ring, zigzag slot and a triangular fullered section blade with the original scabbard ( matching number ). Measures; 52cm overall. Condition; Patina to the steel socket and scabbard missing the brass tip

Lot #: 178

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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BRIXMIS - PRESENTATION DIECAST MODEL 1/24 SCALE CAR

A vintage BRIXMIS Cold War related presentation 1/24 scale diecast model car (believed to be by Polistil). The model mounted on a wooden stepped base, with affixed plaque which reads ' Flt Lt A. S. Rycroft - BRIXMIS - Dec 89 to Dec 90 '. Base measures approx; 20cm x 22cm. The British

Lot #: 179

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Nov 2019

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RARE ORIGINAL WWII GERMAN NAZI SPECIAL WAFFEN UNIT FEZ

A rare original WWII Second World War German Army Nazi / Third Reich Foreign Special Waffen unit. Arabic soldier's uniform Fez. With the original eagle & swastika cap badge to front. Red, with black tassel to top. Rare piece of German militaria

Lot #: 180

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 15 Nov 2019