Japanese swords and militaria for sale by Anjin Brandywine Militaria
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1287336
Brandywine Militaria
$649
Very attractive Japanese officer dress sword with blade presentation. I can't make it all out but I believe to an officer of the 35 Infantry. I have seen such a presentation before attributed to a military school. The Mon (Or family crest) is the Mandarin Orange. One branch of the Matsudaira family used a similar crest and the Ii family used a few variations...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #1287145
Brandywine Militaria
$62
Very cool original WWI German stickpin with two Iron Crosses (1st and 2nd Class), a Hindenburg Cross and a Silver Wound Badge. While the whole medal row is just a bit over 2.5cm the detail is terrific right down to the beading on the arms of the crosses and the 1914 being quite crisp and clear if viewed through a magnifying glass. Great piece to add with a First Class Iron Cross.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1287142
Brandywine Militaria
$315
Excellent example of KABAR Marine fighting knife. Most of the bluing remains on the blade. Stapled scabbard is likewise in excellent condition with staples still present. The reverse of the scabbard has the veteran's name painted on: Roy L. James JR. The same name is lightly impressed on the front but only really visible if the light shines on it just right. Overall a really nice knife with a cool personalization which is conveniently placed on the reverse where it is not overly obvious.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1286925
Brandywine Militaria
$347
Excellent GIL Fasicst youth knife. Not a very common item. Condition excellent throughout as per images.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Souvenirs : Pre 1940 item #1286924
Brandywine Militaria
$144
Very nice Gau level political collar tab for the rank Haupt-Eisatzleiter. Nicely sunk in insignia and god look throughout with typical signs of gentle age wear. One rub on the red trim to the bottom right. Good looking tab for a relatively high rank.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Uniforms : Pre 1920 item #1286738
Brandywine Militaria
$42
This is a very nice looking Austro-Hungarian badge from WWI. The front reads 1915 BELGRAD 3 ARMEE (Translation is obvious) and a landscape with significant landmarks. I am not sure of the exact purpose of this badge but it is high quality in both detail and composition (Tombak) and is good sized at 6cm x 3cm. The reverse has a very detailed maker mark reading: Entw. v. Rich. Assmann, Ausgef. v. Atelier Gurschner, Wien VII/2, Lindengasse 9. Very attractive WWI related badge at a bargain price.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1920 item #1286720
Brandywine Militaria
$307
Very nice 1915 dated M98/05 bayonet with sawback for combat engineer or pioneer troops. Maker marked Deutsche Maschinenfabrik A-G Duisburg on ricasso. Blade is nice and clean with minimal greying from age. As is typical with such combat and field used bayonets there is some light sharpening and four tiny nicks on the cutting edge. Spine a crown over 'W' over 15 representing manufacture during 1915 in the reign of Kaiser Wilhelm...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1950 item #1286609
Brandywine Militaria
$288
Kabar (Or KA-BAR) fighting knife with terrific overall look. Condition throughout shows gentle period wear consistent with theater used examples but no damage or mistreatment. The grip was a small crack on the section just before the pommel. This is unfortunately a common occurrence with these knives but there is no wiggle and not overly distracting. Blade is marked KA-BAR on one side and USN on the other. The scabbard is a nice, soft brown leather which is healthy a pliant...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Souvenirs : Pre 1950 item #1286498
Brandywine Militaria
$400
Absolutely awesome swagger stick belonging to Alfred G Hill Colonel of Armor United States Army. Places and dates engraved on the top are N AFRICA 1943-1943, SICILY 1943, EUROPE 1944-45, KOREA 1950-1952. The two DI insignia attached are from the 70th Armor Regiment and the 1st Cavalry Division. As advertised, the 70th was originally formed as the 70th Armored Battalion and fought in Africa in 1942 and 1943...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1930 item #1286165
Brandywine Militaria
$600
Historically important binoculars from LZ127 which was the airship Graf Zeppelin. Power marking is 8x25 and the L.Z.127 markings are an exact match to the power markings. Absolutely real, authentic memento from the most famous airship ever to not explode in New Jersey. Shows significant wear as per images and most of the leather covering is gone to time. The optics look clear enough but the focus dial on one side does not turn. I am not a big binocular guy so I don't know why...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #1285952
Brandywine Militaria
Sold MD
Absolutely gorgeous Second Division Engineer WWI Helmet. Most importantly one that nobody could possibly look at and question. Complete with liner and chinstrap this is out of my collection. The 2nd Division was an important unit that was put together specifically for WWI and included the 5th and 6th Marine Regiments and was twice commanded my marine Corps generals. This is the only time in our history that Marine Corps generals commanded Army divisions...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1940 item #1281983
Brandywine Militaria
$889
Very nice DAF unit flag. The town patch indicates it is from St Wendel Ost (Sankt Wendel). This town is just a bit north of Saarbrucken in the Saar region which is of course of great importance wo WWII history. Condition is overall excellent. There are a few small holes but this type of fabric almost encourages them with its loose weave. They are all tiny and really get lost in the size of the flag. The worst spot is the last photo...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #1280490
Brandywine Militaria
$100
Very good looking WWI victory medal with ATLANTIC FLEET bar. Matching tone with the medal and nicely melted into the ribbon, the bar and the medal have clearly been together for the duration. Excellent condition medal and nice strong colors on the ribbon.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Hobbies : Pre 1950 item #1279350
Brandywine Militaria
$99
Very attractive pipe with horse racing motif. The metalwork is marked STERLING. Really a neat item touching multiple collectible categories.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #1278730
Brandywine Militaria
$372
Gorgeous Imperial German 1914 Iron Cross First Class. Jeweler quality with a nice convex vaulted shape. The center of the reverse is marked 900 silver and the patina throughout certainly backs this up. Lovely untouched cross with a great look would fit well into advanced collections.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1274882
Brandywine Militaria
$1,679
Very interesting horse artillery officer saber by Horstmann and Sons Philadelphia. The blade is deeply patinated and the engraving is difficult to bring out in photographs. Besides the blade the whole package is brass. The scabbard is all brass as well as the handle...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1940 item #1273981
Brandywine Militaria
Sold RS
Good looking signed Japanese soldier's Hinomaru (Meatball) flag. Nice, clean example with many entries in many different handwritings. One small hole in the red disc, a few stains and the corner tabs are a bit loose but all in all an attractive, well signed WWII flag. Would look great in almost any display.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Pre 1960 item #1270411
Brandywine Militaria
$55
Very cool ashtray from the famous Copacabana nightclub. Very historic nightclub was the place to be in its heydays of the 1940's and 1950's. Endless stories with celebrities and mafia connections. Great piece of history. As with all my stuff I don't clean it to make it look pretty, I just leave it like I find it.