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WW1 Period Patriotic Matchbox Holder.

A good silver-plated example, mounted with a Union Jack Flag and engraved "On Duty". The reverse engraved "Strike For Right". Slight wear GC.

Code: 51580Price: 30.00 GBP

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WW1 Period British Royal Flying Corps / Royal Naval Air Service Flechette Dart.

A good and scarce example of the "Bristol Pattern". With weighted end, thin shaft and four fins. Minor age wear. GC

Code: 51726Price: 130.00 GBP

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WW1 Lancashire Fusiliers 1917 Pattern Wool Trench Cap.

A very good and scarce example. Retaining Lancashire Fusiliers Cap Badge, Thin brown leather chinstrap and "GS" brass buttons. The interior with full oilcloth lining. VGC for age not moth damage.

Code: 52168Price: 400.00 GBP

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WW1 Tank Corps Hotchkiss Ammunition Box.

This is a very good clean example of the metal case retaining most of its original painted finish and some of the interior dividing panels All leather straps are present and in good supple condition. The lid retaining details, the interior label is present.

Hotchkiss MG's were used in the Mk V and Whippet tanks

Code: 52171Price: 250.00 GBP

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WW1 British Army Private Purchase Life Guard Trench Periscope

A good used example, the periscope retaining mirror plates and most of the black painted finish.

Code: 52167Price: 140.00 GBP

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WW1 Officer's Compass 1910

A good early example, the brass body compass is dated 1910 with WD Arrow. Contained in original polished leather case. Good clean condition.

Code: 52176Price: 90.00 GBP

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WW1 Pattern 1903 Equipment Water Bottle.

A good lean example of the pattern carried during the Great War. This example is probably WW2 vintage, Home Guard or Indian Army issue. The enamel to the bottle is green, the felt covering is light coloured and would be good good for a WW1 alternative display item. Very good condition few moth nips to the felt.

Code: 52165Price: 35.00 GBP

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WW1 Style Aviators Flying Gloves.

This pair of private purchase motoring / Aviation gauntlets are of brown leather with white wool lining. The wrist strap with press stud. GC some service wear to the exterior

This style of glove continued to be made after the Great War.

Code: 52172Price: 60.00 GBP

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WW1 Soldier's Comforts "Campaign Chocolate" Tin.

A scarce and unusual example, retaining most of the painted finish.

Code: 52133Price: 65.00 GBP

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WW1 Derby Scheme Kitchener’s Army Arm Band.

A good clean khaki wool example with scarlet felt crown. The interior with issue stamp. VGC no moth.

Code: 52139Price: 45.00 GBP

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WW1 British War Medal & Victory Medal Uniform Ribbon Bar.

A very clean uniform ribbon bar brooch on a original backing card. VGC.

Code: 52148Price: 12.00 GBP

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WW1 Rare "Souvenir of Loos" Silk Embroidered Postcard.

This is a rare and unusual example, which remains in very good condition. Pencil inscription to the reverse and contained in original wax envelope. Good clean condition.

Code: 52152Price: 40.00 GBP

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WW1 Silk Embroidered Postcard "Love From The Front"

A very good clean example, complete with original wax paper envelope.

Code: 52153Price: 15.00 GBP

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WW1 War Memorial Knockholt Kent Original 1923 Postcards.

Three original postcards of the newly dedicated War Memorial to the fallen of Knockholt in Kent. VGC.

The Memorial at this time commemorated 25 names of the fallen with 17 added later for the Second World War. The Memorial was dedicated on the 15th April 1923.

Code: 52154Price: 20.00 GBP

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WW1 Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps Postcard.

A good study of a member of the Corps.

Code: 52155Price: 15.00 GBP

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WW1 Period Norfolk Regiment Officer's Tunic.

This example was worn by Second Lieutenant Sydney Charles Ward, who served in the ranks of the Norfolk Regiment, being wounded on three occasions. The 1916 pattern shoulder rank tunic retains to the cuff three bullion wound stripes and four overseas inverted chevrons, one being red to indicate 1914. To the left breast the 1914 Star ribbon and Italian War medal ribbon. Complete with Regimental collar badges and buttons. The lining with a tailors label and ink name Ward S.C. The tunic is in untouched sleepy condition, some small moth holes not effecting the overall appearance. Buttons dulled, two detached but present.

Second Lieutenant Sydney Charles War served in the Ranks of the Norfolk Regiment landing in France on the 16th August 1914, he is entitled to the clasp on the 1914 Star. With the rank of Sergeant he was put forward for a Commission and attended the 24 OCT and was commissioned into the Norfolk Regiment on the 17th March 1919.

Code: 50025Price: 450.00 GBP

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WW1 / Inter War Period Officer's Foreign Service Helmet

A good clean period example, of the rounded style often associated with service in East Africa. Khaki cloth material with five wrap pagri. The interior complete with sweatband and chinstrap. Also tailors details of Vero & Everett Ltd London. Overall GC clean condition, one break to the right side rim not effecting the appearance.

Code: 50537Price: 75.00 GBP

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WW1 KRRC Attributed Officer's Compass 1910

A rare early attributed example, carried by Lieutenant Eric Tillyer Tatham of the 1st Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps. The brass body compass is dated 1910 and contained in original polished leather case. This with the ink name "E. Tatham 60th Rifles". The case with date 1908. Very Clean condition. The case has a second ink name of "I.R. Pelly"

Lt Col Eric Tillyer Tatham was commissioned into the 60th Rifles in 1914. He landed in France with the 1st Bn on the 13th September 1914. After being wounded he was invalided home and later during the war with the rank of Lt Col served as a General Staff Officer Intelligence Division. He died in 1982.

Code: 50414Price: 120.00 GBP

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WW1 British Tubular Trench Periscope.

This example with green painted tubular metal body with turned wooden grip. Retaining both mirror plates, but please note one broken. Clean condition.

Code: 51684Price: 140.00 GBP

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WW1 Patten Belgium Gas Mask.

A good scarce clean example, complete with filter, canister and carrying straps. Overall condition is very good for the type

Code: 51556Price: 300.00 GBP

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