A VERY EARLY NSDAP PARTY ARMBAND - UNUSUAL.
This is a very unusual armband, 100% original, but I am pretty sure this goes back to the early years of the NADAP. All cotton piece construction. Red band with applied white circle and separately applied swastika. It also has a single thin, gold bullion strip machine stitched around the middle and a single metal ‘star’ pinned through the centre. In my eyes this pre-dates the RZM later officia... read more
PERHAPS THE MOST IMPORTANT REFERENCE BOOK FOR DAGGER AND SWORD COLLECTORS.
J.Anthony Carter is a renown author in the collecting community and has written many references on bayonets etc. Unfortunately he died in 2002 before managing to finish this amazing reference. John Walter and Hennig Ritter took on the Herculean task of completing it, and it was published in 2015 by the Tharston Press in New Jersey. It is an absolute amazing reference. It contains details of ALL... read more
SET OF NEAR MINT ‘HORSESHOE’ TOP ARMY DAGGER HANGERS.
One of the dozens of variations of army dagger hangers produced in the Third Reich period, but this particular type is quite rare and liked by collectors.
The set show little or no signs of use. The bullion straps are still stiff. The bullion is undamaged and the green velvet backing is perfect. All the hardware has nearly all of the silver wash finish. Clips are fine and operate. The t... read more
A COMPLETE BROWN LEATHER HJ BELT WITH EARLY SOLID NICKEL BUCKLE AND CROSS STRAP.
A good used example of a complete HJ belt, buckle and matching cross strap. All brown leather, seen some proper wear and use, but all complete. Shoulder cross strap has both D ring slides and nickel snap clips. Buckle is a solid nickel type and beautifully stamped to the reverse with the Assmann stamps and RZM mark. Nice combination. read more
SMALL JAPANESE SUNBURST FLAG or PENNANT.
No idea what this was for but it’s an ideal size to display with Japanese items. Measures only 16” x 13”. Printed on cotton and single sided. Would have had 2 of the little leather tabs and string, but one is missing. There are indistinct ink stamps on the reverse corner. Interesting little flag. read more