Durham Light Infantry (DLI) Decorative Horse Brass
Some wear to laquer finish otherwise in good condition.
(The yellow at the base is reflection from my light fitting).
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Cold War Stainless Steel Folding Jack Knife Myson Model CC 1286 WD marked and 1955 dated
Some surface scratches to body and main blade, otherwise in good used condition, recently oiled and fully functional.
This is a genuine British army 1950s vintage folding jack knife.
All metal, stainless steel body:
Blade Length: sub 3 inches - 2.75"
Knife Length Closed: 3.75"
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WW2 Home Front - Scarce Air Raid Patrol ARP clasp jack knife - Davenport Cutlery Company (DCC) , dated 1939
Uncommon 1939 ARP clasp knife by the Davenport Cutlery Company of Sheffield, rather than the more commonly encountered examples by George Gill & Sons of Sheffield. Single bladed stainless steel bodied clasp knife with marlin spike and lanyard ring. Clearly manufacturer marked and dated to body; Sheffield, England to the base of blade. This pattern ceased to be made in 1939. Blade and spike bot... read more
Coldstream Guards Other Ranks Cloak Cape Badges and Chain Set
Two cap badge sized stars in die struck brass with four original loops to the reverse of each. The correct seven link brass chain and hook fitting. Small ding to the centre of each star. I remember reading somewhere that the Coldstreamer's QMS would dent the centre of a valise badge taken out of service to prevent it being sold back later to the Regiment by some unscrupulous dealer. I wonde... read more
Middlesbrough Corporation Cap Badge - Tramcar Staff
Middlesbrough ( County Durham ) Corporation die struck white metal cap badge - almost certainly of the pattern issued to tramcar staff and worn above their script-lettering grade badges such as "Motorman". The coat of arms of Middlesbrough with a scroll below Erimus ( We Shall Be). Two original lugs to the reverse, circa 3.6cm tall.
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Scottish Pipers Badge - unidentified
A large cast white metal badge with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 6.5cm tall. The Wellesley crest but with a Cross of St Andrew rather than St George on the flag. Probably band related. Discounted so far as being New Zealand Wellesley Rifles (thanks to James). Possibly band related. Canadian Pipe Band maybe? (Thanks to Gordon for the suggestion) Any information welcome, Thanks ... read more
Zippo Lighter D-Day Allied Heroes B L MONTGOMERY 1994
Zippo Lighter D-Day Allied Heroes B L MONTGOMERY. This lighter is part of a D-Day Allied Heroes collection produced in 1994. Made of brass, it honors B L MONTGOMERY, Commander in Chief of Land Forces. The orange sticker on the back is present but broken open from use. Functional but no fuel in it currently but can be refilled. Case in good condition with no dings or wear. Made in March 1994. No... read more
Religious Lapel Button Badge celebrating Roman Catholic Pope Pius IX
Vintage religious lapel button badge which depicts Pope Pius IX - the longest serving pope 1846 - 1870. Some surface crazing, small at 19mm across, but an attractive religious collectable. Vatican history.
WW1 - 2/7th Territorial Reserve Battalion The Northumberland Fusiliers Silver Plated Tea Spoon dated 1916
An attractive and heavy maker marked silver plated tea spoon. Nicely engraved and no dings or dents, in fact almost mint. 13.2cm long. A real cracker.
Will post to a UK address and the Channel Islands only (in respect of the latter put UK as country at check out).
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