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Lot 201

A German Third Reich Blockade Runners Badge, the reverse with vertical needle pin, the maker's mark for FEC OTTO ??????K BERLIN partially obscured by the catch; a Naval Coastal Artillery Badge, the reverse with vertical sword shape pin and maker's mark for SCHWERIN, BERLIN (2)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 202

A German Third Reich High Seas Fleet Badge, the reverse with vertical sword shape pin and maker's mark FEC. ADOLF BOCK AUSF. SCHWERIN, BERLIN

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £200
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Lot 203

A German Third Reich NSFK (Nationalist Socialist Flying Corps) Blue Enamel Badge, for the 1938 Reichsflugwettbewerb (State Flying Competition), the reverse with horizontal pin and maker's label ROB.NEFF, BERLIN W 57; also, a Frauenwerk Black Enamel badge and a copy of a Luftwaffe Ground Assault badge (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 204

Four German Third Reich Badges, comprising an SA Sports badge, two DRL Sports badges and a Hitler Youth Proficiency badge (4 - possibly copies)

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 205

A German Third Reich Police Long Service Cross, with original ribbon and breast ribbon bar; a 25 Years Faithful Service Decoration, in silver coloured metal (2)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £50
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Lot 206

A Collection of Seven German Third Reich Badges, comprising a Mother's Cross, NSDP enamel badge, a breast eagle, a 1936 Olympic commemorative medallion, West Wall medal with envelope, 1936 Reichspartei Day badge, a skull collar badge (7)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 207

Five German Third Reich Badges, comprising three Wound badges and two Infantry Assault badges (5)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 208

A German Third Reich Luftwaffe Paratrooper's Badge, in zinc, the eagle and swastika bearing traces of original gilt, the reverse with vertical steel needle pin

Estimate: £200-250

Sold: £200
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Lot 209

A German Third Reich Luftwaffe Fliers Commemorative Badge, for retired aircrew, in white metal, the reverse with vertical needle pin

Estimate: £400-500

NOT SOLD
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Lot 210

A Second World War Austrian Ice Axe by Stubai, the steel head stamped with maker's mark and dated 1942, with buckled black leather cover, the ash haft with gliding wrist strap and with pointed steel butt, 90.5cm

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 211

A German Third Reich M35 Army Helmet, with traces of later single decal, the left inner brim stamped EF.66, the back stamped 5049, with eight tongue leather liner and leather chinstrap

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £180
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Lot 212

Three Interesting German Third Reich Photograph Albums, one album containing official propaganda photographs and ephemera relating to Rudolf Hess and various Party rallies, one containing snapshots and unofficial photographs relating to the Luftwaffe, showing officers and soldiers training and at leisure, airships, paratroopers in action etc, the third with hand written annotated photographs depicting war time activities, including gatheriing prisoners of war, a carrier plane, pioneers at work, various invasion manoeuvres, battle damage etc

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £350
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Lot 213

A Small Quantity of German Third Reich Ephemera and Photographs, including medal citations, official and unofficial snapshots, feldpost, postcards etc

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £90
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Lot 214

A Box Ring Binder Album of German Third Reich U-Bootwaffe Ephemera, including a Wehrpass, award citations, hand written war time Observationsbuch (notebooks), interesting photographs of life on a German U-boat etc, and a book Die Trager des Ritterkreunzes des Eisernen Kreuzes der U-Bootwaffe 1939-45

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £400
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Lot 215

A German Third Reich NSKK Dagger, de-Nazified, the steel blade etched Alles Fur Deutschland and with RZM logo over M7/34, the nickel hilt with wood grip set with enamel SA badge and with a later brass escutcheon replacing the eagle and swastika, the black enamel scabbard with white metal mounts; two Anerkennungsurkunde die Betriebsgemeinschaft (Labour Front) Certificates of Approval, dated 1 December 1941 and 1 January 1942, in folio type folder (2)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 216

A German Third Reich Army Officer's Sword, the 76.5cm single edge fullered steel blade with maker's squirrel logo, ORIGINAL, Eickhorn, Solingen, the gilt brass stirrup hilt with eagle and swastika to the crossguard and langet, with wire bound black plastic grip and Army eagle sheathed pommel, with black enamelled steel scabbard

Estimate: £220-280

Sold: £300
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Lot 217

A German Third Reich R.A.D Enlisted Man's Hewer, the clip-point steel blade etched Urbeit adelt, with a narrow fuller to each side, one side marked at the ricasso RADJ within a triangle over GES. GESCH. and maker's mark for Carl Eickhorn, Solingen, the nickel plated hilt with stag horn grip scales and eagle head pommel, the black enamelled scabbard with plated mounts and leather strap with wide sprung clip stamped A & S

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £500
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Lot 218

A German Third Reich TeNo Enlisted Man's Hewer, the clip-point steel blade with narrow fuller to each side, one side of the ricasso etched with maker's Original squirrel logo for Carl Eickhorn, Solingen, below a TeNo eagle, the opposing side etched 4752, the chromed hilt with de-Nazified eagle crossguard, cream plastic grip scales and cogged wheel to the eagle head pommel, the black enamelled scabbard with chromed mounts, the mouth stamped 4752

Estimate: £500-600

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Lot 219

A German Third Reich Government Official's Dagger, with unsigned double bevel edge steel blade, silver plated hilt with faux mother of pearl grip scales, with silver plated pebbled steel hilt, black wool backed silver lace hanging straps with white metal fittings stamped D.R.G.M., and with silver bullion thread portapee and leather mounted red woven cloth belt

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £1500
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Lot 220

A Rare German Third Reich Luftwaffe Dagger with Damascus Blade, Second Pattern, the 35.5cm blade inlaid in gold with maker's name Fridericus, Solingen and with Luftwaffe eagle and swastika, the tang stamped A.M within an oval and ECHTER DAMASCENER, the white metal hilt with wire bound cream plastic grip, with finely pebbled dark grey finished steel scabbard, blue and silver lace hanging straps with dark grey finished metal fittings marked D.R.G.M., U.E.10 and with RZM logo

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £2000
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Lot 221

A German Third Reich SA Rohm Dagger, one side of the 22cm double edge steel blade etched Alles fur Deutschland, the opposing side etched In Herzlicher Freundschaft Ernst Rohm, and with maker's mark for Anton Wingen Jr., Solingen, the nickel plated crossguard with Gau mark Nrh for Niederrhein, the dark stained wood grip inset with enamel SA badge and eagle and swastika, the brown enamelled steel scabbard with nickel mounts

Estimate: £750-950

Sold: £750
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Lot 222

A German Miniature Diver's Knife, the 8cm clip-point steel blade with serrated edge, with hatched ringed tapering cylindrical handle screwing into the brass cylindrical scabbard, with belt loop, 15cm

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 223

A German Third Reich Fire Officer's Parade Dagger, with fullered steel blade, the white metal hilt with recurving crossguard, eagle head pommel and chequered black plastic grip scales, with black enamelled scabbard; two German Army Dress Bayonets, one short by Richard Herder, Solingen, with associated scabbard, the other long by A.Evertz, Solingen, lacking scabbard; a German Third Reich K98 Bayonet, the pommel with traces of waffenamt marks, lacks scabbard (4)

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £170
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Lot 224

A German Third Reich M1888/98 Bayonet, third pattern, the pommel with waffenamt markings, the blade and steel scabbard stamped with matching numbers; a German Ersatz Bayonet, with steel scabbard; a Nikko Stirling Silver Crown Rifle Scope, 3-9x40, with cross hair reticle (3)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 225

A German Third Reich Dress Bayonet, the fullered steel blade with maker's mark for Paul Seilheimer, Solingen, with chequered black plastic grip scales, one side set with Hitler Youth enamel badge, with eagle head pommel and black enamelled scabbard; a German Third Reich Trench Knife, with hatchet tip steel blade stamped Whitby, Solingen, Germany, the nickel plated hilt with NSKK type black wood grip, lacks sheath (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 226

A Wakizashi, the 38cm single edge blade with billowing hamon, one piece copper habaki, tang signed on both sides, the bronze tsuba of koka gata shape, decorated with silver chrysanthemum heads, the abalone shell decorated hilt and saya with fuchi and koiguchi of silver coloured wire tendril decoration

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £480
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Lot 227

A Shinto Japanese Wakizashi, the 46.5cm steel blade with irregular hamon, two narrow fullers joining at a spear point, the ricasso engraved with a vase, signed on one side of the tang, the one piece copper habaki with diagonal burred decoration, the iron tsuba pierced and worked with birds in flight, the black braid bound same hilt with gilt bronze lion dog menuki, the iron fuchi and kashira inlaid with gold tendrils, with black lacquer saya and prunus blossom cast bronze kozuka

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £700
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Lot 229

A Late Koto/Early Shinto Japanese Yari, the 9cm rounded diamond section blade with two narrow fullers to each side, enamelled red, the long tang with signature for Kaneyoshi, probably Mino Province, lacks original fittings and saya, 58cm

Estimate: £150-250

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Lot 230

A Japanese Tanto, with 26.5cm fullered steel blade, cut down, the bronze tsuba with gold shakudo decoration of prunus blossom to the edge, white metal signed and foliate engraved fuchi, braid bound same hilt with double disc menuki, lacks kashira and saya (a/f); a Pair of Eastern Bronzed Metal Stirrups, with diapered and foliate cast decoration, brass cylindrical casings to the leather hanging straps (a/f) (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £420
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Lot 231

A Second World War Japanese Katana, the 63cm blade with signed tang and Showa stamp, one piece copper habaki, plain iron tsuba braid bound same hilt with triple chrysanthemum head menuki, the kashira with silver family mon, the wood saya with leather field cover

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £500
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Lot 232

A Chinese Double Sword, Shuangjian, second half 20th century, blade length 50 cm, shaped and engraved brass crossguard, pommel and mounts with ribbed, baluster-shaped horn grip, the fishskin-covered scabbard similarly mounted; a Scimitar, blade length 62 cm, with downswept cast brass crossguard, wire-bound grip and crescent pommel and a Japanese Shinto Wakizashi, with 52 cm blade (considerable damages) (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £400
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Lot 233

An Early 20th Century Japanese Army Officer's Sword, the 78.4 cm plated blade with single fuller, cast and pierced brass hilt, wire-bound grip, the plated scabbard with twin ring suspensions

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £150
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Lot 234

A Shin Shinto Japanese Wakizashi, the 44cm steel blade with undulating hamon, signed tang with two conjoined mekugi an, one piece copper habaki, and cherrywood shirasaya mounts; a British Customs Tuck Stick, with 69.5cm stiletto blade, rustic wood handle and haft with brass ferrule, 92cm (2)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £380
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Lot 235

A Japanese 1899 Otsu Gunto, Type 32, for a Transport Soldier, the 77cm single edge steel blade with a narrow fuller to each side, the ricasso stamped 75214, the steel shallow guard and knuckle bow bearing numerous maker's stamps, with chequered wood grip and chequered steel backstrap, the steel single ring scabbard stamped with matching number 75214 to the chape

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 236

A Bowie Knife, the 24.7cm clip-point steel blade with scalloped back, the ricasso engraved with wigged judge logo over OLD JUDGE, with nickel foliate scroll crossguard, horse head pommel and antler grip, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £280
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Lot 237

A 19th Century Model of a Scottish Dirk, the leather sheath with three silver plated bands engraved with foliage and with thistle embossed chape, set with two small knives, each with blade stamped Windle & Co., the wrythen carved wood grips each with brass foliate pommel set with a cairngorm type stone, 37cm

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 238

A Collection of Twenty Four Folding Pocket Knives by Joseph Rodgers, No.6, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, with antler, horn and mother of pearl grip scales

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £480
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Lot 239

A Collection of Nine Various Folding Pocket Knives by Sheffield Makers, with antler, horn and mother of pearl grip scales; a Timber Scriber by George Butler & Co., with antler grip scales (10)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 240

An Australian 1907 Pattern Bayonet by Lithgow, the blade with maker's mark and dated 1919, with steel mounted leather scabbard and webbing frog; a US M1917 Bayonet, the blade dated 1917 and with maker's mark W within a circle for Winchester, with steel mounted leather scabbard and frog; a Canadian Model 1905/1910 "Mark II" Ross Rifle Bayonet, with leather scabbard and frog; a Second World War Brodie Helmet, and a booklet "E" Company 5th Battalion (Surrey) Home Guard, Cranleigh (5)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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Lot 241

A 19th Century Continental Naval Sword, the 70cm single edge pipe back steel blade etched with a fouled anchor and crossed oars flanked by foliage, the gilt brass gothic hilt cast with a crowned eagle with cross to its breast over an anchor, with hinged guard, wire bound fishskin grip and lion head pommel, with associated brass mounted leather scabbard (possibly Portuguese)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £380
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Lot 242

A Fairburn Sykes Fighting Knife, Second Pattern, the 18cm hand forged steel blade with recessed panel at the ricasso etched THE F S FIGHTING KNIFE, no visible maker's mark, the straight nickel crossguard stamped I over a crown, the nickel plated hilt with milled grip stamped with a broad arrow, the leather scabbard with nickel plated chape, (upper part of scabbard missing)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £350
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Lot 243

An Imperial German Naval Sword, the 75cm pipe back steel blade faintly etched with a fouled anchor and foliate strapwork, with early double squirrel maker's mark for Carl Eickhorn, the brass gothic hilt cast with a fouled anchor, with hinged guard, wire bound ivory grip and lion head pommel, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £150-180

Sold: £190
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Lot 244

An Early 20th Century Turkish Officer's Mameluke Sword, the 77cm etched with a martial trophy and foliage, by Colley, Cockspur Street, London, the gilt metal hilt with crescent moon and foliage to the langets and crossguard, the ivory grip scales with cabouchon rivets, with brass mounted black painted steel scabbard, gold lace and crimson morocco sword slings, blue webbing belt and gold bullion sword knot

Estimate: £350-450

Sold: £500
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Lot 245

An Elizabeth II 1896 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, the 82.5cm single edge fullered steel blade etched with the Royal Coat of Arms and cypher, numbered 973-6877 and dated 1985, with chromed hilt, wire bound fishskin griop and leather service scabbard

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 246

A Victorian 1845 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, with 81cm single edge fullered steel blade, the brass gothic hilt pierced and cast with crowned VR cypher, with wire bound fishskin grip, with bullion sword knot, lacks scabbard, together with three Letts's No.9 Diaries for 1862, 1863 & 1864, to Thomas C Wharton, Ensign, 97th Regt of Foot, containing hand written entries, some describing his time serving in India.
**Thomas Candler Wharton Senior was father to the Navel Cadet named in lot 174. He died April 10th 1879

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 247

A George V Royal Artillery Officer's Sword, the 83cm fullered steel blade etched with the Royal Coat of Arms, GRV cypher and foliage by Fenton Bros, Ltd, Sheffield, the nickel plated three bar hilt with wire bound fishskin grip, leather sword knot and service scabbard

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £140
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Lot 248

A Victorian Multi-Tool Pocket Knife, by Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield, originally fitted with seven various blades and tools, the largest 9 cm (two now broken and lacking), the engraved steel frame with mother-of-pearl grip scales (damages), 11.7 cm long, closed; and two other items comprising a cut throat razor blade only, inscribed, "George Wolstenholm, & Sons, Doubly Carbonised IXL Razor", and a 3 in. miniature ivory rule with shaped handle (3)

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £420
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Lot 249

A First World War Prussian Artillery Officer's Dress Sword, the slightly curved, etched blade with single three quarter fuller, the cast brass hilt with lion head quillon and pommel, wire-bound fishskin grip, plated scabbard with twin ring suspensions

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 250

A 17th Century Mortuary-Type Sword, 82.5 cm single-edged blade, cast half basket hilt with fluted ovoid pommel, carved wood grip (a/f); four various bayonets (a/f); a sword scabbard and a quantity of foreign military buttons

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £1500
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Lot 251

An Indian Katar, with relief-decorated triangular blade and shaped strengthening bar at the ricasso, 34.5 cm long (a/f); three various Malayan kris (one lacking scabbard, all a/f); a Malayan klewang, with 42 cm celebes blade, brass-sheathed hilt and carved wood pommel, brass-bound and leather-mounted wood scabbard and other various ethnic weapons and weapon parts (mostly a/f)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £220
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