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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #998634 (stock #I-03ag)
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$275.00
A somewhat bag shaped, leather powder horn with stirrup shaped, ornate metal suspension ring. The surface is incised with traditional designs and shows traces of the original lacquered surface. The stop is missing. In very good conditon with no seam splits. 8"x3.5". C1850
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1960 item #1202973 (stock #MI-001-ya)
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This is a fine example of the first Order established by North Korea in the 1950's. Made by the Soviets for Korea, it is believed that this was their only Order for at least for at least two years and their highest decoration presented until 1977. The front is richly enameled in the national colors and the back marked with Korean characters. The disc is unmarked. The award is serial numbered 4797. Approximately 2.25" in diameter.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1950 item #1036050 (stock #MI-002-YA)
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$295.00
The Mongolian Peoples Republic Order of the Red Labor Banner. Instituted in 1926 and has only one class however the order has five types according to the date of issue. The order is issued to individuals and organizations for valiant labor etc. The award is formed as a six pointed star formed by seven rays in each point emanating from the center. The round central medallion symbolizes the sun on which is superimposed the Mongolian National Emblem...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Uniforms : Pre 1900 item #1096806 (stock #MI-002-YI)
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$850.00
A custom tailored, Imperial Russian, Colonel of Railway Engineers frock coat. Wool with a velvet collar and silk lining. There are ten large silver buttons bearing the crest of Railway Engineers on the front, two smaller buttons on each of the sleeves and four large buttons on the back. The coat has a tailored port for a sword hanger as well as a tailored port for a badge or medal...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1980 item #1034758 (stock #MI-021-YA)
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$345.00
A jeweler quality oval badge with gold gilt, silver and enamel. The hammer and cycle are gold gilt and sword blade silver. A flanking, red enamel banner bears a central frame with the initials MVD. This is the M1948 or type 2 version of a badge first issued in 1946 after the the Militia was split from the NKVD. The back is silver with a raised oval panel and a screw post in the center. The back bears a serial number of issue. The screw plate is mint marked...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #999734 (stock #MI-023sl)
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$850.00
A very fine quality Sevres bisque statue of a Doughboy walking with a German pickelhaube in his left hand and his Springfield rifle in his right. The symbol of victory. Remarkable attention to detail in both the uniform and equipment as well as in the youthful features of the soldier. The base is dated 1918 in the front and is signed Ducuinc...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1198029 (stock #MI-04-ms)
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$240.00
Dated 1888 and clearly marked as issued to the 126th Jaeger Battalion, this pair of rare and desirable Imperial German cartridge boxes are in very good condition. The leather closure tabs are not broken and the interior dividers are complete and undamaged. The stitching on both box lids is tight and complete. One box is slightly more scuffed on the exterior but both have the original finish and have not been colored with shoe polish. A great addition to any Gew. 88 collection.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1096159 (stock #MI-05-PGS)
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$675.00
From The Hijaz region of the Arabic Peninsula, a large, very well crafted Jambiya. The hilt and upper scabbard is adorned in silver and as is the tradition the lower in brass which has a rich, undisturbed patina.. The blade is in excellent condition with only surface abrasion and bears a medial design etched into the upper blade. Very fine overall condition with only the leather strap that usually winds around the middle of the scabbard missing. Late 19th C. Overall length 21.5", blade 15".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1920 item #1198014 (stock #MI-051-PE)
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A good example of the Japanese M1899 Saber for Army NCOs and Superior Privates as well as NCOs of the Kempi (Military Police). Steel hilted with both the back strap and wood grip checkered. The steel scabbard has a protruding lug on one side which engages the spring clip on the hilt. The metal of both the hilt and scabbard are blackened with blue beneath the black. The blade is in very good condition with no rust or damage and shows about 90% of the extra cost hamon...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1198193 (stock #MI-053-DL)
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A high quality, private purchase Officers sword dating to the 1870's. Unified Imperial Germany is at it's zenith and men from titled families served not only in the military but also in leadership roles keeping Germany's cities safe. High ranking Officers in the various quasi military, police organizations wore military style uniforms and helmets as well as traditional military swords. Our example has a very fine quality, beautifully patterned damascus steel blade mounted on a brass hilt...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1920 item #1169267 (stock #MI-07-ya)
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$395.00
A very rare WW1 badge worn by the scouts of the Imperial Russian Cavalry. Pressed brass with patina and minor oxidation. Original post and screw back.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1940 item #1169270 (stock #MI-08-ya)
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$395.00
A scarce badge awarded to the graduates of the school for Air Force mechanics. A well crafted, fine quality badge in excellent condition. Nice patina and the enamel Red Star is 100% Original post and well marked screw back. A desirable early wartime Air Force badge.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1105067 (stock #MI-081-YA)
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$325.00
As a part of the old, post WW!! Soviet Bloc, the Bulgarians issued a dagger that was somewhat similar to those in use by the Soviet Military. The points that make it unique to the Bulgarians are the use of the all metal, nickeled scabbard with a chain hanger the upper scabbard adorned in brass with the Bulgarian rampant Lion imposed on a sunburst on the face and the obverse with the National Capital.In addition the brass pommel cap bears, as does it's Soviet counterpart a star...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1950 item #1013738 (stock #MI-09.ya)
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$345.00
Rare to find a piece of Soviet era trench art but to find a cigarette case with it's original lighter is extremely rare. The designs on the aluminum cigarette case are both patriotic as well as romantic. The upper left corner bears a likeness of the Order of the Patriotic War and bears the dates 1941-1944. The lower left is a heart with crossed swords motif and is dated 1921...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1155144 (stock #MI-1-MAS)
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$295.00
According to Fuller and Gregory, "Japanese Military and Civil Swords and Dirks", the Army Parade saber is believed to have been introduced in 1875 and production continued well into WWll. The back strap decoration on this sword suggests that it was carried by a Company Grade Officer. The D guard hilt is nicely pierced into two panels, one with two kadosakura blossoms and the other with one...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Uniforms : Pre 1950 item #1033730 (stock #MI-1-YA)
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This officers hat with the characteristic square visor found on the M1935 hat, has a napped blue gray cover with red piping and a plush, black band with the WW11 enameled Red Star. The leather chin strap is original and is mounted with brass buttons bearing the Star with Hammer and Cycle. The interior lining and sweat band is in very good condition. There is a faded manufacturers stamp dated 1940 legible in the inside crown. Slight soiling and edge wear.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1168899 (stock #MI-2-PAA)
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$795.00
The Koummya is a variant of the Jambiyya which Christopher Spring calls,"an essential element of the formal attire of every adult man in Arabia and Maghrib countries of North Africa"...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1970 item #1002767 (stock #MI-2sg)
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$695.00
A beautifully crafted Tuareq dagger called "Telek". Compleltely covered in silver and enhanced with Carnelian at the hilt and scabbard tip. The hilt and scabbard also bear a round green stone, possibly tourmaline. The silver is adorned with traditional geometric designs and each of the principle silver pieces bears the silver craftsmans touch mark. The scabbard beneath the silver is leather. The well crafted spear point blade has a central fuller on both sides. A prestige piece worn or displayed...