Field grey wool rayon cap with dark green centre band and dark green piping.One very small nip to the crown. Insignia comprises a gilt washed stamped alloy eagle and swastika and alloy oak leaves wreath encompassing a stamped national tricolour cockade. Twisted silver/aluminium chin cord is secured in place by two small gilt washed metal buttons decorated with fouled navy anchors. Black vulcan fibre visor in good condition with all stitching intact. The interior of the cap is fully lined in light blue rayon with grey leather sweat shield and sweatband ribbon to the rear.Interior celluloid sweat diamond intact with all stitching present. Superb condition cap.
Private purchase field-grey wool construction M35 dress tunic with eight button front closure and double metal hook and eye closure . The tunic is roughly a size 36" chest. Shows the expect light age and usage but overall very nice tunic.
Shoulder insignia is rank of Oberfeldwebel and cypher for Panzer Reconaissance Unit 8.NCO silver aluminium tress with pink piping for Panzer. The collar tabs are hand embroidered litzen in bright silver/aluminum wire threads on pink wool base.Small moth hole beneath right side insignia.Machine woven breast eagle in excellent condition.Eastern Front ribbon bar to left breast.
Cuff litzen and tress in good condition on both sleeves.A button on left sleeve has a chip out of the silver button and small moth nip below this.Interior lining shows some wear but from period use.Interior belt intact.
There is a small hole to front bottom of tunic and some moth damage to lining edge.Front and rear lower partof tunic has some staining.There are several very small holes to rear of tunic and two on rear of right sleeve.
A very nice and rare M16 Helmet , stamped sheet steel construction helmet retains high amounts of its original paint. The interior of the helmet has three pad leather liner with alloy retaining band in good condition.. Chinstrap is complete and in excellent condition.
The interior crown of the helmet has a maker label 'OSKAR SOMMER DORTMUND'. The helmet has all three liner retaining rivets and both chinstrap retaining rivets and both of the M16/18 style ventilation side lugs all intact. One liner pad has 'Maa 13' written on it in ink.Front of the helmet has a silver Luftschutz decal.Part of the oakleaf and one leg of the swastika has come away and upper right of Luftschutz is minus the oakleaf. V.G.C.
Nice quality Luftwaffe wool/rayon blend construction visor cap features a black centerband and red wool waffenfarbe piping for Artillery Flak units.2nd pattern Luftwaffe alloy eagle and cockade insignia. The cap has a black patent leather chinstrap with black metal retaining clips and black metal sliding adjustment buckles and buttons all complete. Black lacquered leather visor. Complete with liner and sweatband.Interior is lined in green rayon and has a clear celluloid sweat diamond which is fully intact and maker marked 'Pekuro' and also marked 'Stirndruckfrei' 'DEUTSCHES REICHSPATENT'. Sweatband is green leather with ventilation perforations to the front forehead section. V.G.C.
The type 90 was the standard WWII Japanese infantry combat helmet. The shell retains about 60% of its original matt finish olive drab paint. The IJA metal star is present to the front. The three pad pigskin liner and band is complete to the interior, with no cracking or tearing. The liner pads each have their original cloth padding bags and tie tapes attached, with the original padding inside. Helmet is minus chinstrap.Kanji characters are stamped to the liner pads and also to the liner band. A nice worn and used example
Very nice Feuerschutzpolizei NCO Cap with navy blue wool doeskin body and black velvet centreband with carmine wool tress.Front of cap has three piece national cockade and beneath an alloy second pattern Police eagle and wreath.Black patent leather chinstrap with two black painted sheet metal length adjustment sliders.Two black sheet metal buttons secure chinstrap in place.Interior of cap lined with light brown oilcloth and sweatband and with clear celluloid diamond stitched in place and printed with 'PREISGEKRONTE (Prize Winning) Pekuro Mutze (Manufacturer) STIRNDRUCKFREI (Forehead Pressure Free) Deutsches Reichs- Patent.' Paper size tag '60cm' attached to rear of sweatband.
Nice grey wool Deutsches Rotes Kreuz NCO Visor cap.Light grey piping to crown.Some fraying to piping at front.Grey centre band with light grey piping to edges.Vulcanfibre visor.Second pattern enamelled eagle badge with red enamelled cross to cap front and beneath a three piece and rare Red Cross cockade.A small moth nip to side of cap badge.Chin cord and buttons all present.Interior Brown leather sweatband in good condition with just a small tear.Interior lining is excellent and complete with its celluloid diamond.Number 5 stamped to lining.
Summer tunic and trousers for Kriegsmarine enlisted man.Sleeve has trade patches for Flak Gunnery Leader and Senior Boatswain.Matching issue numbers and name stitched to both tunic and trousers.Some staining.Trousers have faint stamp scored out in black ink pertaining to ownership by a film company, this was quite common after the war as film companies would buy stocks of original uniforms to be used in film productions.
Beaded rim helmet of stamped sheet steel construction M35 style helmet with the addition of an embossed horizontal "bead" positioned at front and rear visors and crown. The helmet retains about 90% of its original dark blue satin finish. The front center of the helmet has a Luftschutz emblem decal in place. The black detailed, silver decal features stylized spread wings with a central oak-leaf sprig and a swastika positioned below "Luftschutz". The decal is retained about 95%. The interior of the helmet has a tan leather construction nine finger liner with air vents. Liner is size marked 56. Shell is stamped with the manufacturers code and size, "E.F.66" for maker 'Emaillierwerke A.G. Fulda' size 66. Liner has owners name marked in ink.Chinstrap complete and in good condition. V.G.C.
Luftwaffe blue/grey wool/rayon blend cap.Features fold down back and side panels with a downward scalloped front edge and two small, blue/grey painted metal buttons to the front center. The back and side panels fold down to protect the wearers ears and neck and the scalloped front section could be secured with the buttons closed under the wearers chin. Insignia is one piece machine embroidered trapezoid. The cap has an extended forward visor with an internal stiffener . The interior of the cap is fully lined in grey rayon that is heavily sweat stained. The lining is marked with a faint RB number and date 1944 .Front of lining beneath the visor is torn and there is a small to front upper side of visor.
A fully lined NCO tunic for a Veterinary Sergeant Major constructed from a heavy, mustard colored wool, which features four exterior pockets, a five button, single-breasted front closure, and a hook and eye closure at the neck. The horizontal slash breast pockets have scalloped flaps with buttons and hip pockets have straight-edged flaps. A bayonet support strap, with a buttonhole and button, is to the left hip. The interior of the tunic is lined in white cotton, with a white cotton vertical slash pocket to the interior left breast, and a white cotton horizontal slash wound dressing pocket beneath that. Nice issue markings. Roughly a size 38. Rear of tunic shows some period wear otherwise in excellent condition.
Double decal helmet for the Fire Police with metal plugs where the comb holes are.Some light surface rust to helmet throughout and decals both nearly all intact.Stamped sheet steel construction, civic M34 style helmet. The left side of the helmet has silver bordered police decal with the second pattern, silver, wreathed police eagle. The right side of the helmet has a party shield decal. The helmet has two separate "salt & pepper" ventilation holes positioned on each side of the crown. All four of the flat headed liner retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has a M31 light tan leather liner. Liner is complete. Original chinstrap is complete. The interior crown has the addition of leather crown lining panel with internal padding. Size 57. V.G.C.
Stamped sheet steel construction Luftschutz M38 "Gladiator" style helmet retains most of its original dark blue painted finish. The front center of the helmet has a Luftschutz emblem decal in place which is complete. The helmet has two groups of seven "salt & pepper" ventilation holes to either side of the crown. All three of liner retaining rivets are intact. The helmet has a beaded rim between the crown and the visor/neck guard. The liner is complete and chinstrap has unfortunately split. With Luftschutz label and size marked 57. Nice clean example.
A superb example of the standard pattern winter cap as issued to Japanese troops for cold weather conditions. Yellow wool five pointed national star stitched to front.The ear flaps are complete with all bakelite buttons present.Full rabbit fur exterior with all fur present.The wool is in excellent condition throughout the cap.
Interior of cap has two tie strings for fastening under the chin.Inside lining is stamped and in excellent condition with all stitching intact.
A very nice stamped sheet steel construction M38 Gladiator style helmet retains almost 100% of its original dark blue paint. The front center of the helmet has a replica Luftschutz decal .The helmet has two separate groups of seven, "salt & pepper" ventilation holes positioned on each side of the crown. All four of the flat headed liner retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has a M31 leather liner with ventilation perforations to the front forehead section and the liner has all seven fingers. The liner is size marked with black numeral, "58". Chinstrap is complete and in excellent condition.
Japanese naval enlisted mans late model side cap. Olive drab canvas cap with machine embroidered yellow anchor to front. Complete with canvas chin strap and tie strings to back. Inside of cap has a rectangular ink stamp with Japanese characters.
Stamped sheet steel construction M34 helmet retains about 75% of its original black finish paint. The helmet has two "salt & pepper" ventilation holes on each side of the crown. All liner retaining rivets are intact. M31 black leather liner is in overall very good,clean condition with all seven fingers intact. The liner has all five T shaped leather tabs for attaching the protective leather neck guard.Liner is stamped maker 'TMB' and size marked '59'. Chinstrap is very fragile. The interior crown has the blackened leather lining panel with internal padding.
Standard wool construction olive drab field cap used by the Japanese army until the end of the war. Above visor to front of cap is sewn a yellow wool five-pointed star.Three ventilation holes to either side of cap.Rear has fastening canvas tie string with six metal eyelets intact.Interior brown leather sweatband and soft Hessian cloth lining.Some light wear to outer wool of cap. Nice worn and used example.
Army Officers Visor Cap.Details stitched to interior.Medium olive drab wool body and crown. The one-piece crown is piped in red wool to its edge. The Imperial brass star is affixed to the front of the center band. The cap has its original black patent finished chinstrap, with dual adjustment sliders, fixed by alloy officer’s buttons with embossed chrysanthemums. Black patent finished visor. The silk liner is complete. The sweatband is complete but has some wear to the stitching at the rear. Shows the expected period use and wear but overall nice condition.
White canvas construction side cap used by naval ratings in the Japanese navy.Machine embroidered black anchor on oval patch sewn to front.White canvas chin strap complete with two adjustment loops.Visor is of the same material as the body. The cap has two reinforced ventilation holes to either side of the crown all showing rust. Two reinforced eyelets are on either side of a slit to the rear and these are also quite heavily rusted.Some staining to interior particulary around the visor. Sweatband is of brown leather material.
Matching pair of army issue underwear consisting of long johns and shirt, complete with all buttons, both maker marked B&D Hamburg and dated 1939 with 46 size stamps. Approximate size is a 40 to 42 inch chest and 32 to 34 inch waist