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WW1 Imperial German Carl Zeiss 'Rabbit Ears' Trench Optics &  Tripod

WW1 Imperial German Carl Zeiss 'Rabbit Ears' Trench Optics & Tripod


A superb display piece being the ' Rabbit Ears' trench optics from the WW1 period.
In the classic light field green grey of Imperial Germany these are constructed in brass & were seen being used in camouflaged observation positions by Imperial German troops.
Well marked by the acknowledged optic maker 'Carl Zeiss Jena' they are in good used condition with graticuling ... read more

Code: 11641

975.00 GBP

WW1 Imperial German 'Rabbit Ears' Trench Optics & Tripod

WW1 Imperial German 'Rabbit Ears' Trench Optics & Tripod

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Code: 11642

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WW2 German Luftwaffe Leather ' Channel ' Flight Jacket

WW2 German Luftwaffe Leather ' Channel ' Flight Jacket

A Luftwaffe flying jacket in blue grey soft leather this example being the version known as the ' Channel Jacket ' .
Flight jackets came in many different varieties & materials with the strain on German production due to Allied bombing of factories leading to outsourcing of uniform manufacture to small factories in German allied territories. This piece follows the typical features of a... read more

Code: 11627

850.00 GBP

WW2 German Luftwaffe Channel Jacket

WW2 German Luftwaffe Channel Jacket

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Code: 11638

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WW1 German Battle Damaged M17 Named Helmet Picked Up 'Sailly Le Sec' With Inscription

WW1 German Battle Damaged M17 Named Helmet Picked Up 'Sailly Le Sec' With Inscription

A souvenir of the Somme battlefield area this WW1 German M17 helmet has a shrapnel hole to the front of it with German soldiers name ' Hettler , 5th Kompanie ' & also the place name 'Sailly Le Sec ' inscribed into the front pad.
Still with an excellent proportion of its original factory green paint to shell the metal M17 liner band is securely in place with liner pins original & untouch... read more

Code: 11645

745.00 GBP

WW2 British Parachutists Oversmock 1943

WW2 British Parachutists Oversmock 1943

A scarce 1943 dated example of the sleeveless green denim oversmock or Parachutists jacket as it is otherwise known. Worn over all other jump gear without the Denison or over the Denison in some cases.
With its working full length zipper & two elasticated ' Grenade pockets to the front the label is intact giving the details ' Jackets Parachutists , 1942 Pattern Size No.3 ' with size de... read more

Code: 11628

375.00 GBP

WW2 British Airborne/Commando Everest Carrier 1943 Dated

WW2 British Airborne/Commando Everest Carrier 1943 Dated

WW2 British Airborne "Everest Carrier" carrying frame.
These were used by Airborne & Commando forces for carrying heavy equipment such as ammunition boxes etc & can be seen in period photographs being used on combat operations. These were often worn as backpack however could be used on the Airborne bicycle. Dated "1943" with War Department broad arrow it is in excellent condition.
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Code: 11630

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WW2 British 37/40 Pattern Battledress 1942

WW2 British 37/40 Pattern Battledress 1942

A wartime British battledress dated 1942 in very good condition.
This battledress still retains the pleated chest pockets of the earlier '37 pattern & has all of its originally stitched buttons to front fly , cuffs & pockets. Both shoulders have revolving shank vegetable ivory buttons . The 'O' coded broad arrow War Department inspectors stamp denotes the year of inspectino as 1942 wit... read more

Code: 11620

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WW2 British Brigadier/Colonels SD Cap

WW2 British Brigadier/Colonels SD Cap

A very good British officers Service Dress cap for an officer rank of Brigadier or Colonel .
High quality bullion insignia to front with red band & brown leather chinstrap. Interior lining has tailor label of Alkit Ltd of Cambridge Circus , London W.C. 2 .
No moth & a good size being an approx 56.  read more

Code: 11626

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