UK VAT NO 731 87 67 11

(GH9) A Nice German Close Combat Clasp in Bronze, being and F&BL upside down maker marked type. The clasp is nicely convexed and has all the original features one would expect on one of these. It has a nice steel back plate and a nice broad bladed pin fitted to the reverse. The pin is magneti and the clasp even has the die flaw just to the right of the F&BL and the die flaw to the front on the righthand side as shown in the book "The German Close Combat Clasps of WWII" by Thomas Durante on pages 134-138.. This clasp matches the types shown exactly.

GBP 250.00 (UK Pounds)

(GH10) A rare 16 mm Bar to the Iron Cross 2nd Class stick pin miniture mounted on a LDO retail Card. The badge is of nice quality and construction and is in near mint condition being also maker marked L/16 to the reverse.

GBP 125.00 (UK Pounds)

(GH11) A 1957 Knight's Cross with Oakleaves and Swords. The knights cross is the earlier style with a magnetic black painted centre The silver frame is unmarked and the black paint to the iron core is nice and intact. The soldering of the core is of reasonable quality. With this comes a nice earlyer set of Oakleaves and swords. These are also an unmarked apart . The swords are soldered to the oakleaves and are of nice quality and the loop has been altered to make the set fit better. probably made in the 1960's. The overall piece is of nice quality and construction and comes with a piece of 1957 fitted ribbon for wear. There is also a 1980 + Knights Cross case that goes with the set. Becoming hard to find early magnetic centred knightsc crosses. Priced competitively.

GBP 750.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS33) Italian Cap Badge in Black Thread for Italian General of MSVN. Minor mothing in very good condition

GBP 125.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS51) A nice Italian silver hallmarked Medal for the fifth division alpina Valdusteria. The medal shows three eagles looking towards the mountains and the reverse shows a map of Ethiopia and their battle honours. Very rare to find.

GBP 95.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS52) A small Italian Fascist Badge believed to be for the Italian Railway employees and shows a black steam train and a blue background with a gilt fasces. Very nice condition and unusual.

GBP 35.00 (UK Pounds)

(H242) A Luftwaffe Photograph Album that has been compiled by a young German who later became a Luftwaffe Pilot. The album contains postcard photographs of aircraft along with their descriptions ranging from the Messerschmitt, Henschel, JU 52's, Donier, Focke-Wulf etc. The album contains many pages of these stuck in, all with notations of the make etc. There have been a few pen additions to some of the pictures. Very nice condition

GBP 150.00 (UK Pounds)

(L1066) A Spanish Made Blue Medal in its Paper Card Case of Issue. The medal is the type with the eagle and the iron cross to its chest with a swastika on this. The eagle has nice fretted out wings and to the reverse shows the Kremlin and the word Russia 1941. The medal comes in its original manufacturers box stating it is from the ministry of awards and is a commemorative medal. It also has the company name that comes from Madrid. A very nice set to acquire, probably made in the 1950's or 60's.

GBP 150.00 (UK Pounds)

(M243) A Silver Plated General Assault Badge being a hollow back example. The badge reminds me of the RK style type and has still retained a large proportion of it's frosted finish. The badge retains most of it's silver plated finish also and is a nice lightweight example. In very good condition and hard to find in this quality.

GBP175.00 (UK Pounds)

( N933) A nice example of a mid war made RS Panzer Assault Badge in bronze,. The RS mark is the angular form and can be found to the reverse of the Panzer on the badge in raised letters. Nice hinge and hook construction with the hinge soldered into a little lip into the reverse of the badge

GBP 175.00 (UK Pounds)

(N934) A nice example of an unmarked Panzer badge in silver. The badge is the type with the aluminium paint finish and this is approximately 95% finish intact to the front. On the back, there is about 60% as it is streaked with age. The hinge and hook on this type is of unusual construction and also can be seen to the reverse are hinge and hook locator positions which they haven't used. An unusual variation for the Panzer Badge condition. In very nice condition.

GBP 175.00 (UK Pounds)

(N1195) A Large bronze medal in the form of the three-pointed star with concave sides of the Popular Front, with sword hilts between the arms and with integral loop for ribbon suspension; the face with a circular central medallion bearing the helmeted head of a soldier facing right, circumscribed 'REPUBLICA ESPANOLA' (Spanish Republic); the reverse with a circular central medallion bearing a laurel branch and circumscribed 'BRIGADAS INTERNACIONALES' and 'COMBATIENTE', maker's mark 'R' above; on probably replaced correct ribbon. The Medal was instituted on 20 October 1938 to be awarded to combatant members of the International Brigades, mainly Communist and Socialist volunteers from over fifty countries who travelled to Spain to fight for the Spanish Republic against the Nationalist forces of General Franco. The medal is rarely seen.

GBP 150.00 (UK Pounds)

(P138) A Hungarian Commemorative Award for Spain being the Medal Zalka Mate 1956 award showing a 3 pointed star with a soldier's figure to the front and troops advancing on the world, to the back. In nice condition and an unusual item. With only approx 175 awards made this is a rare award to find

GBP499.00 (UK Pounds)

(P146) A Finnish 1939-40 Summa Cross. An early Issue of this type of cross with the number 13836 stamped into the reverse along with the dates 1939 1940 in raised numerals. The cross is complete with its original ribbon and is a nice Early example.

GBP 160.00 (UK Pounds)

(P220) Set of five WWII German Army men`s Post Cards , Priced for all of them All are in vgc and some have notations to the reverse

GBP 10.00 (UK Pounds)

(P229) An Air Defence Medal 2nd Class complete with its original ribbon and pin. The award is the lightweight type and is in very good condition. There are a few minor stains but nothing too serious. Nice to get one with its ribbon mounted as such.

GBP 75.00 (UK Pounds)

(P236) A Nice example of a used and worn Imperial Black Wound badge. The badge is the steel type and has a nice black paint finish to the steel helmet with a more matt colour to the rest of the badge. There is wear and tear as can be expected. But other than this, it is a nice example. There is no rusting to the magnetic award. .

GBP 25.00 (UK Pounds)

(P240) A Nice example of an Earlier NSDAP Party Badge in enamel maker marked RZM M1/25. The badge has nice enamel work with no chipping although there is some staining to it. Becoming harder to find. The badge was recently acquired from a German house clearing agent with a bunch of other items, which will be listed gradually. This example is a button sted fixing

GBP 75.00 (UK Pounds)

(P241) An NSDAP Enamel Party Membership Badge for the nazi party being maker marked RZM M1/101. The badge has no enamel damage although it shows contact wear and tear which is to be expected for a used and worn example

GBP 65.00 (UK Pounds)

(P242) A Superb Bronze Customs Service Cross in early quality tombak metal. The cross is the nice slim type with the eye ring separately soldered to the main construction before finishing the cross. The ribbon loop is unmarked and the cross retains a high proportion of it's original bronze finish with the edges a lighter patternation and the lower segments are a darker shade. The cross is complete with it's wide ribbon which has the nice yellow embroidered customs service emblem stitched to it. A superb example, very scarce to find.

GBP 350.00 (UK Pounds)


(CS107) A Superb example of the seldom encountered 2nd Pattern SS Totenkopf Cap Badge. The badge is of die cast zinc with a silver finish applied. This has worn over the years, giving it a nice two toned appearance. The reverse of the badge has both its prongs affixed into the reverse of the metal of the badge. The badge is also maker marked RZM 499/41. Nice crisp striking. This is a textbook example of the 499 type. The badge was recently purchased in a local auction from the estate of an ex British Serviceman namely Mr Sandford, we can give this as we haved his WWII medals .

GBP 950.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS58) A nice shield shaped two piece constructed Italian Fascist Badge . The badge has an eagle holding a blue enamelled shield with a scroll to the top, with the wording "Alpini Club Membership". To the centre of the shield is a single star and below that is a silver fasces to the base. This is held onto a silver shield by three bent over prongs on the reverse. The reverse of the badge is maker marked Johnson Roma Milano. The badge is of very nice quality and condition and has a brushed chrome look. Very nice to find and in superb condition.

GBP 99.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS59) A 40 mm Italian ONB Bronze medallion in vgc . Showing a fasces and A VI ONB to one side and three men to the other

GBP 50.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS95) A Luftwaffe Cap Cocade without any pins, The cocade is the zinc type with the remains of the pins encompassed in the round retainers. Priced for condition


(CS96) A German Luftwaffe Belt Buckle with its leather tab. The buckle has the 1st pattern eagle (Drop tail ) and its maker marked KuQ 36 in raised digets and the leather tab is both maker marked and unit marked . With part of it reading Gr 121 Neuhausen , It also has a flying eagle and swastika Rare to find

GBP 95.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS97) A single Green German Custums Collar patch. The patch is in near mint condition.

SORRY I AM ON HOLD GBP 15.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS102) A Nice example of the seldom encountered SS FM Sponsor's Badge. The badge is maker marked to the reverse Deschler MCHN9 Ges Gesch and stamped A91663. It has been alleged that the A means the nazi party membership number which would also mean that possibly this is a golden party badge holder. The front has no enamel damage and is in very nice overall condition

GBP 300.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS104) A post war signed photo by Franz Weber, Knights Cross winner , The card is signed to the front and he has written his details to the reverse. Nice to find

GBP 30.00 (UK Pounds)

(M1432) A Nice example of a Political Leaders Cap Cockade of the NSDAP. The cockade consists of an enamelled centre piece being a swastika with a silver border encompassed then by a red enamelled radiant border. Around the edges, you have the oakleaves making up the cockade. This example is complete with all its pins. It even has its original NSDAP manufacturers card attached, which seldom turns up. A superb quality item.

GBP 225.00 (UK Pounds)

(MB317) A standard nazi party armband of multi piece cotton construction with its original blue paper tag stuck to the reverse of the band. The band is made of cotton and is in vgc and has had an extra piece of cloth added . The armband has been Ironed Flat

GBP 75.00 (UK Pounds)

(N723) A very rare example of the German Memel Deutsche Kulturverband Badge. Worn by Germans who were members of the German Racial community in the Memel area of Lithuania. This was a cover organisation for the NSDAP. Very rare badge to find, I have only managed to find it illustrated in the book "Foreign Legions of the Third Reich" by David Littlejohn.

GBP 500.00 (UK Pounds)

(N886) A 1957 Army Para Badge being the scarce style,with a gilt wreath and silver eagle. In very nice condition, the eagle is the Luftwaffe style as is the wreath, being half oak half linden leaves. Probably made in the 1960/70's period. Acquired by a US officer in early 1980's whilst stationed in Germany. A Very Rare Badge

GBP 125.00 (UK Pounds)

(N911) A late war Pilot's Badge in a late war Case. The badge is constructed of zinc with a slightly better silver wreath. The badge has nice fretted out wing tips and a nice swastika. The highlights of the wreath are burnished and the swastika also is silvered. Contained in a well used late war case with a card base of blue flocking that has all but worn away. The badge has the designation to the top. The hinge fabric has split. Still a nice original untouched example.

GBP 675.00 (UK Pounds)

(N920 An unidentified but believed to be Foreign Volunteer badge that has a black enamelled swastika set in a red background. Around the edges, is what is remeniscent of a German Cross in gold wreath. There is some enamel damage to this badge as can be seen. It has been put forward that it is either Croatian or Italian but unfortunately I have been unable to find a reference to it.. So if anyone wishes to take a project on, this badge may well be the one to go for.

GBP 99.00 (UK Pounds)

(P79) A 1957 U-Boat Badge being of nice quality and construction with a nice block hinge and hook. Close in construction to its original early wartime counterpart, these badges are becoming hard to find.

GBP 97.50 (UK Pounds)

(P84) A Rare example of the Azad Hind Breast Star. The star has been the subject of confusion for many years. It is my belief that this is a post 1945 issue manufactured by the firm of Souval after the end of the war, but this is a private view of mine and not shared by the majority of dealers and collectors, (if you are of this view, you will get a very good bargain as these are in the region of `1500.00 !). The badge has a nice gilt central disc on an 8 pointed radiated star with a nice gilt tiger's head to the centre. The reverse has a nice pin fixing applied with a central disc affixed to the middle. The disc has no manufacturer's name as often is encountered on these awards. The star is slightly toned but still a superb example of a rare award. Priced as per my opinion, post 1945.

GBP 300.00 (UK Pounds)

(P134) A Transylvanian Hungarian Commemorative medal for liberation of Siebenbrgen (Transylvania). The Medal was instituted on 1 October 1940. The front shows the bust of King Matthias Corvinus (1458-1490). The reverse showing arms of Transylvania with various names around the rim: 'Vitez, Nagybanyai, Horthy, Miklos, Kormanyzo, Orszaglasanak, XX, Eveben and others.. The medals were made with low quality zinc and pitted easily. An Early issue with slight convex on the reverse. The Original Austrian style ribbon is in very good condition as is the medal.

GBP 25.00 (UK Pounds)

(P219) Set of five WWII German Army men`s Post Cards , Priced for all of them All are in vgc and some have notations to the reverse

GBP 10.00 (UK Pounds)

(N1208) A German Day Badge showing a cross with the letters OS 20.3.1921 and two crossed tanners. In good condition.

GBP 7.50 (UK Pounds)

A nice Supersoft Grade A Reindeer Pelt being of standard colour of brown tapering to white. Beautiful markings as can be seen. The pelt is approximately 1 m 10 by 1 m 20. Ideal for a rug, bedroom throw, wall display, or chair cover. Enviromentally stable, the animals are bred for meat and this is a by product, very little of the animal goes to waste, with the horns used to make tools, trinkets etc

GBP 150.00 (UK Pounds)

A unique Inuit Art hand carving of a seal relaxing. This simple yet elegant piece of art was made by the well known artist Noah Meeko in 2002. This carving comes with an Igloo Tag (Certificate of Authenticity from the Canadian Government) and has a base sticker with matching number. This carving measures 6 cm tall, by 5 cm wide, and 20 cm long and weighs approx 460 grams. The sculpture is made out of Sanikiluaq stone argillite and has a natural seam runnig through the middle as can be seen . A nice carving that is pleasing to the eye.

GBP 149.00 (UK Pounds)

(JC276) A nice stylish USSR made for export Wrist Watch. The watch is a mechanical wound movement by Raketa. It is shockproof and is a 19 jewelled mechanical lever movement. The watch is a nice clean example with a silver coloured case and a black dial with white Roman numerals. The watch has silver hands with a gold second hand. The case shows minor wear and tear with clean glass. The watch has a new brown leather strap fitted and is ready to wear. The watch has been cleaned and serviced The watch measures approximately 36 mm wide including the winder and the strap is 18 mm wide.

GBP 35.00 (UK Pounds)

(Stickers) Part of a group of items, these sticker were used by the German police to show they had checked buildings for survivors and secured the premises. The stickers have 100% of their glue to the reverse and measure approx 15cm by 15cm. Priced at 3.00 each but for 10 or more they are priced at 2.50 each


On Kindle For the First Time
(This is an E BOOK)
A Collectors Guide to
"Third Reich Fake Medals and Badges" (Vol 1 Army War Badges),

This guide has been put together to help collectors and investors of Third Reich Medals Badges and Awards, avoid these items . Through this small purchase, you can save the cost of the book and gain a whole wealth of valuable information!! This is the first time this publication has been offered in this format, since the book was published in 2005 and was a near instant sellout.

GBP 6.56 (UK Pounds)

(K1237) A Large selection of a German Day Badge showing a man holding some ski's marching. I cannot remember where I have seen this badge but I think it was an SA Ski /whw Tradition Badge. The badge is in pressed silver metal and is of very nice quality and construction.

GBP 10.00 (UK Pounds) Each

Please note: we now also supply the following items

  • Medal Envelopes, in inert plastic. 10 Envelopes at GBP 2.00

  • Collectors pocket Magnifying Glass (Jewelers Loop) with both X 10 and X 20 Magnification in a little pocket case and box. GBP 25.00

    Copyright 2014 held by