WW2 German '43 Dated Spare Barrel Container With Original 'LUX' Carry Strap
Still in its original classic midwar ordnance grey paint this barrel container for the MG42 machine gun is complete with its original 'LUX' marked carrying strap &. The German red oxide anti rust paint can be seen in places underneath the paint . Marked to end 'LAUFSCHUTZER 43' with maker code 'brc43' & waffenamt marking.
Stunning example. read more
WW1 British Field Service Pocketbook 1914 - 1917 Edition
A rare original example of the 1914 Field Service Pocketbook complete with its original brown weatherproofing cover.
Many subjects are covered here giving a fascinating insight into the British army in the First world war.
In excellent condition this being the 1917 version with amendments. read more
WW2 German Fuse Carton For 20 ' Gluhzunder 28' Electrical Fuses
Interesting German ammunition related item complete with intact label dated June 1944 .
Intact wax impregnated box with 'Wasserdicht' for watertight to label. read more
WW2 German Soldier Named Messtin With Strap
Standard Wehrmacht issue aluminium messtin with matchign soldiers name to top & bottom.
Messtin lid maker marked & dated 1939 , main body 1941. Supplied with the equipment strap seen on it however this is unmarked so I cannot its manufacture to be of wartime period. read more
WW2 German Webbing A Frame 1941
The early war German 'A frame' made of stiffened webbing & leather & very much seen in use by German combat troops of WW2. This was designed as a battle pack for attaching the zeltbahn , messkit & battle pack bag but due to impracticality was later replaced by the various forms of rucksack then in use.
A superb example with much paint remaining to grey painted metal hooks & suppleness t... read more
WW1 German Belt & Buckle of Prussia
A grey steel midwar onwards Imperial German belt & buckle with buckle having 'GOTT MIT UNS' face & crown of Prussia.
Belt leather is of typical rough side out leather with what appear to be soldiers details written to inside of leather.
Belt measures just under 87cm in length. read more
WW2 British Sten Magazine Bandolier 1942
Rare 1942 dated Paratrooper/Commando ammunition bandolier for the carriage of seven extra sten gun magazines in the slung position.
In excellent condition all of its Quick Release fasteners are intact with shoulder strap having ' MECo ' maker stamp , broad arrow & scarce 1942 date. Very hard to find 1942 dated examples most being 1944 dated if at all. read more
WW2 British Large Sized (16) '40 Pattern Battledress 1944
A scarce large sized British '40 pattern battledress blouse dated 1944.
Battledress has 'M' coded War Department stamp for the year of inspection as 1944 with broad arrow & manufacturer 'Rego Clothiers' to label. In near perfect condition it appears to be unissued with all buttons still present & no unsightly moth holes.
Becoming increasingly more difficult to find especially in... read more
WW2 Marching Boots/ Jackboots
A foreign derivative of the German marching boots , quite likely Polish, but certainly used by German forces. A good original pair ideal for a mannequin .
These are the earlier tall version with most studs remaining to heel & sole . Some stiffness to leather & a couple of seam splits to rear. read more