First World War items
World War 1
Prussian (Preußen) EM's M1895 'Ersatzpickelhaube' (Filzhelm). This is a World War 1 wartime produced simplified helmet made of felt without front visor trim and rear spine. It is having brass fittings. Great original example in exceptionally good condition!
WW1 Iron Cross first class (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse), this is a scarce so-called 'screw-back version' (Schraubscheibe) which can be attributed to the company of 'Godet' from Berlin. Nice example in very good condition!
1870 Iron Cross 2nd Class (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse). The cross has a three piece construction and has a magnetic core. Typical Iron Cross from the award period in good condition, rare original 19th century cross!
Prussian (Preußen) EM's M1915 'Pickelhaube'. The helmet is complete with it's original liner and chinstrap, the helmet is nicely maker marked by a manufacturer from Berlin and looks to be dated 1915. Great original example in exceptionally good condition!
WW1 Iron Cross 2nd Class (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse) in original presentation case. The cross is maker marked with a 'KP' indicating an unknown manufacturer. The cross is complete with its original ribbon and ribbon-bar as found. Nice set in good used condition!
German M-1860 Navy Fusilier Bayonet (Füsilier-Seitengewehr 1860). The bayonet is marked with "S.B.4.78" indicating issue in the Seebataillon, 4th company and weapon number 78. It is maker marked by the company of 'A.E.Holler' from Solingen. Rare original bayonet in very good condition!
This is a original cased Imperial WW1 Prussian Observer Officers Badge (Abzeichen für Beobachtungs-Offiziere). The badge is not visible maker marked but can very likely be attributed to the company of 'C.E. Juncker' from Berlin, complete with matching original case. Desirable original badge!
This is a stunning original German WW1 Bavarian Pilots Badge Pilots Badge (Bayern Militär-Flugzeugführerabzeichen). The hollow cut-out two-piece construction badge is not visible maker marked. Desirable and rare original WW1 Bavarian pilot's badge in very good condition!
This is a nice example of the World War 1 'U-Boot Kriegsabzeichen 1918' (U-Boat War Badge 1918). The 'Buntmetall' piece is nicely maker marked with 'Walter Schot fec.'. This is a hard to find original WW1 Period Awarded Badge. Great example!
World War 1 Silesian Eagle Order 1st Class (Schlesischer Adler 1. Stufe). The badge has naturally a functional pin & catch construction. Nice original badge in good used condition!
WW1 P08 Luger pistol holster (Pistolentaschen P08). The light brown coloured leather holster is nicely maker marked and dated 1916. The holster is in good used condition. Great and scarce original Luger pistol holster!
1870 Iron Cross 2nd Class (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse) with Jubilee Spange. The cross is having a die-flaw at the '7' indicating manufacture by the company of 'Godet' from Berlin. Typical Iron Cross from the award period in good condition, rare original 19th century cross!
This is a stunning original Imperial World War 1 Prussian Pilots Badge (Flugzeugführerabzeichen). The badge is not visible maker marked but can very likely be attributed to the company of 'C.E. Juncker' from Berlin. Desirable original imperial pilot's badge in very good condition!
WW1 Iron Cross first class (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse). The cross is nicely marked with '800' silver. The pin and catch are in perfect functional condition, it is having two additional soldered on hooks on the back. Extremely rare variant WW1 Iron Cross 1st Class in very good condition!
German Imperial Navy Donald Duck Cap (Kaiserliche Marine Tellermütze) having a '11. Halbflottille 11.' cap-tally attached, the cap comes with original WW1 arm-badges for a 'Sperrwaffen' specialist as found together. Nice original WW1 Donald Duck Cap in good used condition!
WW1 Iron Cross first class (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse). The cross is maker marked with 'S-W' indicating production by 'Sy-Wagner', Berlin. The cross comes in it's original early type case, dated '1914/15', complete with its rarely encountered original so-called 'Überkarton'. Stunning original set!
Turkish Half Moon "Gallipoli Star" (Eiserner Halbmond/Gallipoli Stern). The star is not visible maker marked, but can very likely be attributed to the company of 'Meybauer' from Berlin. De details on this star are simply stunning. Nice original piece!
Set of 2 German WW1 Group Photographs showing soldiers wearing their tunics with caps, the shoulder-boards are showing the embroidered regimental numbers '39'. The photos are described on the back. Great original WW1 Photographs!
WW1 4-piece medal-bar (Ordenspange), consisting of a WW1 Iron Cross 2nd Class, a Hamburg 'Hanseatenkreuz', a Prussian Long Service Cross for 15 Years Service and a China Medal (China-Denkmünze). Great original Medal-Bar in very good condition!
Standard World War 1 German army binoculars 'Fernglas 08'. Nicely maker marked by the company of 'Emil Busch AG' in Rathenow. The binoculars are in good used condition, a nice and honest piece of equipment!
This is a nice German Tent Pole Bag M15 with contents (Zeltausrüstung). The pouch is nicely marked and dated 1915. Complete with 5 tent poles and 3 tent pegs. Nice set in good used condition!
Cased Hindenburg Cross (Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer). The cross comes in its original red coloured etui. On the inside of the case is printed 'Treue um Treue, von Hindenburg'. Nice set in very good condition!
World War 1 German Wire Cutters in Pouch (Drahtschere in Tasche). The wire cutters are nicely marked with 'D.R.G.M.' (Deutches Reich Gebrauchs Muster), the canvas pouch is not visible marked. Hard to find original World War 1 Wire Cutters in Pouch!
World War 1 4-piece Ribbon Bar (Bandspange). Friedrich August-Medaille in Bronze, WW1 Iron Cross 2nd Class, Flandernkreuz and Kyffhäuserbund 1914-1918 service medal. Nice original WW1 ribbon bar of a Saxonian soldier!
Prussian Commemorative 'Königgrätz' 1866 Cross (Preussen Erinnerungskreuz 1866 'Königgrätz'). The medal is complete with an original old type ribbon as found. Nice original example in good condition!
World War 1 German M1915 Dress Tunic (Waffenrock/Friedensuniform). Complete with all original applied insignia, including shoulder-boards for the 'Eisenbahn-Regiment No.1'. Rare original WW1 tunic!
Pre-WW1 Russian/German Group-photo of the 'Lehrkommando des Dritten Smolenskschen Ulanenregiments Kaisers Alexanders III 1908 II 1909 I'. The cardboard is sized 25 x 34 cms. Decorative original photograph!
World War 1 'Soldbuch'. The Soldbuch belonged to 'Heinrich Vonderschen' who was a member within the 'Fussartillerie Batterie No.305 (10,5cm Batterie Bolte)'. He has been awarded with the Iron Cross 2nd Class. Interesting Soldbuch in good used condition!
German WW1 'Pickelhaube' Cover (Überzug für die Pickelhaube). The cover is nicely 'D.R.P.' (Deutsches Reichs Patent) marked. The cover is showing normal traces of usage. Nice example in good used condition!
World War 1 German Navy EM/NCO's Belt Buckle with leather tab (Koppelschloß mit Lederwiderhalt). The buckle is not visible maker marked or dated. Nice and scarce original buckle in good used condition!
World War 1 'Preussen' EM/NCO's Belt Buckle with leather tab (Koppelschloß mit Lederwiderhalt). Nicely maker marked by the company of 'Wilhelm Möller' in Hameln and dated 1915. Example in good used condition!
This is a nice German World War 1 metal tent-herring/peg (Zeltpflöcke). The herring is nicely maker marked and dated 'PAR 16'. Nice example in good used condition!
German 'Kaiserliche Marine Reichskriegsflagge' (Imperial Navy Battle Flag). Nice large 115x200 cms. sized woolen flag in mint and unissued condition with only some small traces of years of storage!