These pages display a number of the rare items that I have had the pleasure of selling. To view more details and a larger photograph please click on the thumbnail picture.
HEER GENERAL\'S VISOR CAP - SONDERKLASSE EREL
Excellent Heer General\'s visor cap. A nearly unworn example in wonderful condition. The gold bullion cords, chin strap and cap insignia are near mint! Aluminum cap insignia original to this cap. Full gilding. Silvered aluminum cockade. Dark green cap badge. Sewn gilt chin strap buttons. Gold color silk lining with intact Militärwarenhaus Hans Dürbeck Wien seller logo. Fine sweat-band with Erel Stirnschutz mark. Size ca 58 wonderfull cap, I think it was realy not sued, maybe comming after the war directly from the depot of the Vienna Dürböck company
GERMAN WWII WEHRMACHT GENERAL MAJOR TUNIC + BREECH
It is constructed from a fine quality field-gray wool woven exterior, with a silk-rayon blended interior lining. The collar is constructed of dark forest green wool that is lined in red piping. The collar is adorned by a set of Generallmajor collar tabs, constructed of gold aluminum bullion wire embroidery in a “scrambled egg” shape. Each shoulder is decorated with Generalmajor rank shoulder boards. They are both constructed out of a row of interwoven silver and gold bullion strands in the typical Russian braid style in an interlocking weave pattern ending at a pebbled gild metal (magnetic) button. On the right breast is a fine quality gold bullion eagle, constructed of rolled, twisted, and flat hand embroidered gilt stitching, placed onto a dark green wool backing. ATTENTION : THE EAGLE WAS TAKEN DOWN AFTER THE WAR AND GOT RESEWED LATER AGAIN ! The front of the tunic bears four stylized scalloped pockets, two per breast, each closed by a pebbled gilt metal button. Above the top left pocket are seven stitched loops to accommodate a medal ribbon bar. ATTENTION :THIS IS UNPROFESSIONAL MADE; NOT FROM A TAYLOR AS YOU CAN SEE ON THE PHOTOS ! The breasts of the jacket are closed by six gilt pebbled metal buttons. The red piped French style cuffs are held securely in place by stitching. The interior features a silky smooth texture by the rayon-blended material, is met at the arms by a white and grey pinstripe liner constructed of identical material. There is one interior pocket and also one opening for the dagger. There is no mothing or noticeable wear. It is wonderfully preserved and is in an overall extremely fine condition. The breeches are overall very clean and show only light wear, All leg closure buttons are present, as are all pocket, fly, and suspender buttons. THIS IS A VERY NICE; MATCHING SET. I HAVE BOUGHT IT MANY YEARS AGO FROM AN OLD APPARTMENT IN VIENNA
Third Reich Hitler Youth Leaders Visor Cap
Third Reich Hitler Youth Leaders visor Cap, fine quality example produced in a ribbed tan cloth with silver bullion wire piping to the crown and bordering the black velvet central band. Fine quality early silvered eagle and enamel Hitler Youth diamond cap emblem. Officers silver cap cords with pebbled side buttons. Black peak with cross hatching to the underside. Interior with brown leather sweatband and satin cloth lining. Linen RZM label to the underside of the sweatband. Some service wear but generally still a good example. HARD TO FIND !!
Rare Luftwaffe Medical EM/Nco Visor Cap
This is a nice original Luftwaffe Medical EM/NCO\'s Visor Cap (Schirmmütze). . This is privately purchased visor cap, the celluloid manufacturers sweat-diamond (\'Raute\', light damaged) is present and nicely maker marked by \"Erstklassig\" The cap is approximately a size \'56/57\'. The cap is having the blue \'Truppenfarbe\' (branch-colour) for Medical personnel. The visor cap is piped in the blue \'Truppenfarbe\' (branch-colour) for Medical personnel. The simulated leather chinstrap is in good condition. The cap shows small traces of usage , there are no damages of mots. Nice original Luftwaffe visor cap in great used condition! Inside,on the sweatband are the first letters of the former soldier fixed !
GREAT GERMAN WWII INFANTRY OFFICER\'S VISOR CAP
VERY NICE GERMAN WWII INFANTRY OFFICER VISOR CAP; MADE FROM THE FAMOUSE EREL COMPANY. THIS CAP IS MADE IN TOP QUALITY; IT IS FIRST TIME ON THE MARKET. IT HAS LIGHT TRACES OF USAGE AND TIME AS YOU CAN SEE ON THE PHOTOS; THERE IS NOTHING RESTORED AND AS ALSO NOTHING CLEANED; COMPLETE AS FOUND CONDITION
GERMAN WWII HJ KNIFE EICKHORN RZM M7/66 1938
THIS IS A NICE; UNTOUGHT HJ KNIFE; PRODUCED FROM THE EICKHORN COMPANY IN 1938. IT IS IN COMPLETE AS FOUND CONDITION; NOTHING RESTORED OR MADE NEW; NOT CLEANED; YOU CAN SEE SOME SMALL CHIPS AROUND; I THINK THE MOST WILL GO AWAY AFTER CLEANING. THE SCABBARD HAS THE ORIGINAL FIRST COLOUR IN A VERY NICE CONDITION; PRESS BUTTON IS GOOD WORKING; LEATHER IS NOT TO DRY; THIS KNIFE WAS NOT USED FOR A LONG TIME; I THINK IT WAS MOSTLY STORAGED AT HOME: NICE GREAT COLLECTIBLE PIECE OF HISTORY !