Stunning WW1 Royal Artillery Silver, Enamel and Faux Diamond Sweetheart Brooch
Here on offer is a beautiful example of a WW1 period Royal Artillery silver, enamel and faux diamond Sweetheart Brooch.
This fine quality silver brooch is in excellent condition and retains all the blue and red enamel to the crown and ribbons.
I can’t find any maker or hallmarks but it does test positive for 925 Sterling grade silver and weighs a hea... read more
Unusual and Very Impressive Post WW2 RAF ‘90 Group’ Shooting Award - Gilt Brass Trinket Box Dated 1952
Here on offer is an unusual and very impressive, Post WW2 RAF ‘90 Group’ shooting award gilt brass trinket box.
The heavy brass metal box has a very impressive large copper based alloy plaque, fixed to the top of the lid.
The highly detailed plaque has the RAF wings and cap badge image at the top and various scrolls and laurel leaves around the edges... read more
WW1 Solid Silver 1919 Declaration of Peace Medal from the City of Glasgow
Here on offer is stunning museum quality example of a 1919 Declaration of Peace, heavy solid silver medal from the City of Glasgow.
The front depicts the detailed image of the female figure of ‘Peace’ with the words:
DECLARATION OF PEACE 1919
around its border.
There is a crown depicted at the top and Scottish thistles t... read more
Unusual WW1 (Blackpool) Crested China Model of the British Submarine E1 made by Savoy China
Here on offer is an excellent example of a crested china model of the WW1 British Submarine E1 by Savoy China.
The left hand side has the colour transfer crest for the English city of Blackpool and the submarine id code of E1 painted on the front nose.
On the right hand side it has the following wording printed in black letters:
“COMMA... read more
WW2 British Army Folding Utility Knife by J. Rodgers & Sons - Dated 1943
Here on offer is a great example a WW2 British Army Folding Knife made by J. Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield.
The Utility Knife has four functions, which are a main blade, can opener, spike and flat screwdriver blade.
All the main components are made of steel, which shows some light overall age darkening and pitting.
The main steel blade sho... read more
Antique Buffalo Horn Scout Utility Knife by Johnson Western Works Sheffield
Here on offer is a great example of an antique Scout multi function utility Knife made by Johnson Western Works of Sheffield.
The Utility Knife has four functions, which are a main blade, can opener, spike and cork screw. They still retain an excellent ‘snap’ as each tool is closed.
All the main components are made of steel, which show some light ove... read more
Set of Six Hand Painted Porcelain French Napoleonic War Period Military Figures
Here on offer is a great set of six hand painted porcelain French soldiers dressed in uniforms from the Napoleonic Wars.
I believe they where made in the 1960’s, possibly in France or Japan and three have a makers symbol of a Crown above the letter ‘S’ on their base, which I can't trace.
Each of the figures is approximately 8” (22cm) tall and they a... read more
RAF English Pewter Tankard - Commemorating 40th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain
Here on offer is a vintage RAF English Pewter tankard that I believe was issued to commemorate that 40th anniversary of the “Battle of Britain”.
It is inscribed with the famous Churchill quote around the top:
'NEVER IN THE FIELD OF HUMAN CONFLICT WAS SO MUCH OWED BY SO MANY AND TO SO FEW'
and around the bottom:
'Battle... read more
WW1 British Trench Art - Large Round Copper Plaque from France
Here on offer is a great piece of WW1 British Trench Art.
I was told it has been made from the lid of a French copper milk churn, as used to supply the troops in France during WW1.
The large round copper lid has been fitted with a small chain to enable it to be wall hung.
Hand engraved on the front in a star pattern, are the words:
WW1 Arcadian China ZEPPELIN with the Crest of Northampton
Here on offer is a mint condition Arcadian China model of a WW1 Zeppelin.
On the front is a beautiful colourful crest transfer image of the shield for the City of:
The transfer has been hand painted in certain areas and is in undamaged condition.
On the base is the printed makers mark:
AR... read more