HOME FRONT 1939 DATED POLICE SERGEANTS STEEL HELMET
Dark blue painted outer shell with two white painted bands and at the front "POLICE". Black treated linen liner with early rubber cruciform crown pad. Maker marked and dated 1939. Sprung webbing chinstrap.
Good used condition. read more
REICH MINISTRY FOR THE OCCUPIED EASTERN TERRITORIES TUNIC..
In very nice condition, has couple of tiny moth nips to shoulder and a again a couple on the collar (see images). Overall a nice and somewhat rare tunic. to a junior ranking official in the RMBO "Reichsministerium fur die besetzten Ostgebiete". This ministry was formed to control the vast areas captured in the east.
And to have been caught wearing these tunics upon capitulation was a dea... read more
EXTREMELY RARE SS MANN'S KEPI
An extremely rare example of the traditional SS Mann's kepi displaying the early form of SS cap insignia. Kepi is in very good condition , no damage.
Kepi has an Austrian maker's panel, which one would imagine was worn by a member of the Austrian SS.
Some infamous SS members from Austria include Kaltenbrunner,Eichmann,Globoknic and Seyss inquart to name but a few.
This is a... read more
DEUTSCHE AFRIKA KORPS OFFICERS M43 CAP
A textbook example of a Signal officers M43 in good used condition. All insignia as per regulation has been factory applied. Interior is badly stained but one can still make out maker and size (see images). overall a nice used example of a rare M43 cap.
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EXTREMELY RARE SS FUNERAL BANNER.
First time we've seen or owned a Funeral banner from a Higher SS and Police leader. From Oberabschnitt Nordsee. Unfortunately as we can't date the Funeral banner it could have been sent by one of three HSSPF.
SS-Gruppenfuhrer Hans Prutzmann. March 37-April 41
SS-Gruppenfuhrer Richard Querner. April 41- April 43
SS-Gruppenfuhrer Georg von Bassewitz-Behr April 43-May 45.
ORDNUNGSPOLIZEI M43 FIELD CAP
A textbook example in very good condition, cap has a factory applied machine woven cap eagle with a two button front. Cap has all the correct bias material, put in on construction, and has a gray cotton/rayon lining.
Overall this is a very nice example of a M43 service cap. read more
WEHRMACHT OFFICERS BOOTS AND BOOT SLAVE
A very nice pair of Officers jackboots,which came from the family complete with HJ breadbag containing metal hooks for pulling boots on, and the most unusual boot slave (for removing boots). This appears to be a travelling example which folds away, slave is maker marked and has DRGM stamping.
Very nice grouping. read more
NSFK O/R's KEPI
In very nice condition,blue/grey woollen body with yellow piping,front has single button with white metal eagle. Interior has a black lining with a brown leather sweatband. size stamped 56. Overall a nice kepi with one tiny (pinhead) moth nip to yellow piping. read more