Imperial German and WWII Collectibles by Brandywine Militaria Brandywine Militaria
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1296765
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Terrific 2nd model Luftwaffe dagger. Real nice package throughout showing no damage, nice matching fittings and a perfect orange handle. Topping it off is a blade that is pretty darn close to a 10. Just a good looking piece throughout.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1296623
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$105
Nice silver grade DJ proficiency. RZM M1/120 for Wilhelm Deumer, Lüdenscheid. DJ were the boys too young for HJ. Nice badge.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1930 item #1296621
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$69
Very nicely executed enamel and gold wash badge for 25 year veteran Eisenbahn Verein with the '25' being found in the silver washed oak leaf wreath at the bottom. I have seen this with a pin on the back for wear as a badge but this one has a post for wear as an oversized lapel pin. Looking at the finish on the reverse I don't believe this one ever had a different configuration. The device is 32x37mm...
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1296602
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$100
Cool marker for mines or gas weapons used by the German military during WWII. The smaller triangular flag on red metal post was used to mark individual mines. This is the larger 19x19cm square version that I understand was used to identify trucks carrying such dangerous equipment. Very cool item.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1296598
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$4,990
Gorgeous example of a rare dagger. N.P.E.A. student dagger with bottom crossguard marked N.58 . This is an early number and the "N" indicates the school to be Naumburg/Saale. Students had the option of engraving the school on the upper crossguard and this one is indeed engraved N.P.E.A. Naumburg/Saale. I believe the upper engravings were done upon graduation. The blade is an extremely nice example with very minor age wear and cross graining still showing...
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1296478
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$59
Very nice, large WWII era Japanese naval sake cup with a diameter of 10cm. Very strong paint with gold leaf anchor with Rising Sun flag in the center adorned with cherry blossoms. Also in gold, across the top is a crane whose wings extend to give the whole cup a gold rim. The crane is a symbol of loyalty to the emperor. On the bottom is the soldier's name: Yoshikawa. I find no damage or even paint rubs. Great piece to add to an Imperial Japanese navy display.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1296303
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$80
This armband was introduced in 1937 and was meant for combatants who were not member of the armed forces (Wehrmacht). I am still not sure what that exactly means but it is a good looking eagle on an eye-catching yellow field so a great piece for display purposes.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1294678
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$259
Nice, honest NLF canteen. All there, strap is intact and original lacing. Cool item.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1294153
Brandywine Militaria
$185
Nice silver Infantry Assault Badge by FLL. Nice finish remaining with minimal age wear. Good looking badge.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #1293310
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$125
This is a great looking WWI German patriotic pin or brooch. The center is a transparent dome with an Imperial navy flag. Around that is a laurel wreath with bow. Around that layer is an attractive blue enamel field with gold colored border. Very nice piece; One would think maybe for the wife of a sailor. A little over 4cm wide.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1293234
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Nice watch fob with a good looking steel helmet on background of oak leaves and acorns shown on the front. In the bottom right is a tiny BM which must represent the artist making the original mold. The reverse shows a smooth field for engraving in the center and a continuation of the oak leaf and acorn motif to the top and bottom. Shown here is: 7.J.R.19 WEIHNACHTEN 1937. All except the first "7" is raised and thus part of the casting mold. That first "7" is engraved into the fob...
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1293137
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$1,095
Just an absolute screamer SA dagger by RZM M7/27 Pumawerke. I am quite serious when I say the only spots on this one is the little flake to the plating on the edge of the cross guard just below the eagle grip inset and the tiny rub to the scabbard paint on the backside just below the scabbard throat (See last two images for both). Other then those two spots I can't find anything worth pointing out and this is easily the best paint I have ever had on an SA scabbard...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1837 VR item #1293052
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$300
This is a rare medal with great history behind it. This commemorative war medal was instituted by Elector (Kurfürst) Wilhelm II on 14 March 1821 to recognize Hessian soldiers who took part in the second and final round of the Napoleonic Wars 1814-1815. Inscribed on the edge is "AUS EROBERTEM GESCHÜTZ" which translates to "From captured cannon", indicating that the metal used for this decoration was from a cannon captured at Waterloo...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #1292545
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$4,222
Absolutely lovely Imperial German war veteran flag or standard or banner. Whatever it is it is gorgeous and shows the manufacturing techniques of a bygone time. The flag has a nice, solid cotton base and sandwiched by a silk layer on each side. As is usually the case with such flags the silk has been damaged. It just doesn't take a very long period of neglect to ruin silk. Luckily the embroidery and bullion is anchored to the cotton so no details or trim work is lost...
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1292510
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$209
Nice Infantry Assault Badge by R.S. Original war time production. Comes with the envelope marked Infantrie Sturm Abzeichen Bronze. Towards the bottom a bunch of purple numbers that might have meant something to someone a long time ago. Envelope is every bit of 70 years so a bit delicate, a small hole bottom reverse and some paper damage toward the reverse top. Nice badge and still presentable envelope. Nice item.
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1940 item #1292463
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$169
Very scarce arm badge or sleeve eagle for male DRK uniformed personnel. The patch worn by the female uniformed personnel (Triangular patch with district) is more common but the male sleeve eagle seems to be quite hard to locate. Supposedly because by the mid-war period most able bodied men were in either armed forces or armaments industry with the ladies being used more for medical purposes. Just about 6x4 cm. Fine condition with a couple small spots on the front (See image). GES.GESCH...
All Items : Cyberattic : Pre 1950 item #1292434
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Nice, honest M43 Luftwaffe field cap. Size marked 55. The RBN number is too feint to read on the left side. One moth nip in the wearer's left corner of the bill. This is shown in the last image which also shows the loop for the ear flap. At its widest this nip is about 1/2 cm wide but luckily is under the chinstrap portion when worn normally. Nice, real cap priced right.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #1292417
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$88
Deutscher Krieger Bund veteran medal with chain suspending a veteran badge that shows a shoulder board from the the Infantry Regiment. Nice looking medal.