Very rare ARG 1 Celestial Computer used for extremely accurate navigational readings by the Luftwaffe and Kriegsmarine particularly the U-Boat arm.The body is aluminium and bakelite construction with glass screen that is illuminated when plugged in.There is an azimuth with microscope eyepiece and cross hairs. To front of instrument around glass are four information plates in luminous yellow.Reverse has switch with words 'Dunkel Aus Hell'(Dark From Light). Connecting wire included and wooden storage box in good condition with all parts intact and original information labels included.
A rare item.
1935 pattern cotton/linen construction flag.Hoist edge has reinforcement panels to each corner.Tunnel looped cotton rayon blend bunting with suspension rope and original clip.30 inches x 55 inches.
This grenade was found in a barn in Russia. Sheet metal construction with wood handle.Spring screwcap is intact.No pull chord.Original paint remains can still be seen and stamp markings to head.Some rust and light oxidation to head.Wood shows wear as expected but overall still in good condition.
Molded brown leather construction Hard shell for the PO8 Luger pistol.Also used by Luftwaffe and Polizei units in WW2 .Scalloped fold back top flap stitched seams and stitched closure flap.Quick release strap and extra magazine pocket all stitched and intact.Maker stamp to interior of top flap.The string attached to rear of holster is modern and for hanging display purpose.
Early straight handled shovel with hardwood handle and ball head for ease of handling. Tooled steel construction shovel head. First pattern black leather construction carrying case with straps and all stitching intact. The shovel head is stamped with maker logo for 'Idealspaten Bredt,Gmbh & Co.KG'
A miniature suit of Japanese Samurai armour which measures approximately 15 inches in height and 14 inches in width. It is made from metal and held together with lace. The helmet is also metal with brass fittings and features what appears to be small spikes covering the crown of the helmet, these appear to be made from clay and some have snapped off, complete with modern wooden stand. Brought back by a British officer who served in Japan where he was stationed in 1946 as part of the British Occupation Force.
Original 1930's horse and figure by Lineol .Horse in good condition with most paint intact and just a crack to front right leg.This is quite stable and not likely to deteriorate.Mussolini figure is excellent condition with nearly all paint intact .Base of horse is marked 'LINEOL GERMANY'
The famous 'Bouncing betty' Mine or Schrapnellmine in German. Smi 35 version with three prong central pressure fuse and additional fuses to either side..Has maker stamps 'brb 43' and 'brk 43' . All complete and with steel pellets still inside. COLLECTION FROM SHOP ONLY. WE CANNOT SHIP!
Brass buckle with nickel centre and rarer sunwheel swastika .Interesting variant with prongs attaching the nickel centre rather than the usual soldering.
Published in 1939 in English by Hutchison and Co Plublishers Ltd in association with Hurst and Blackett Ltd, London.An unexpurgated edition with many illustrations throughout.Hardback.Burgandy leather Spine has crack to bottom corner.Gilt lettering and a gilt eagle with swastika to upper spine.Several pages inside have repairs to tears.Rare version.
Canvas construction bread bag with leather and alloy fittings and green bakelite buttons.Stamped to interior flap 'Flugzeugfuhrerschule B 21 Flugzeuggruppe' . RB Number stamp with date 1943.This Luftwaffe Training School was based in Brunn (Brno) in Czechoslovakia from March 1940-Sept 1943.
A very rare and lovely condition breadbag for the German Red Cross.All stitching and fittings intact.Some light staining to reverse.Inside is stamped twice 'Deutsches Rotes Kreuz,Sannitatskolonne 8,Braunschweig eD 54'.
Two piece construction with stitched white circle and swastika on red cotton pennant.The swastika has faded on both sides considerably.Some staining to both sides.Metal clip and attachment chord present
Nice case for a watch, with watchmaker's details stamped to interior 'Albert Heringer,Geldern,Bahnhofstr.3 '
Brown flock interior base with cream silk lid interior. Simulated brown leather case.
Wallet size Atlas in burgandy leather wallet.Some damage to edges .Published by DKV-Drei Kegel Verlag Berlin.
Wooden box with hinged lid for holding 50 cigars.Complete with labels and indented stamps to the wood.Box seal has the eagle and swastika.Base stamped with word 'Claro'.