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29th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding will be open on 25th May and end on 2nd June 2019
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Very fine Oak Leaf to the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross made by Godet & Co. Collectors call it a "1st pattern" example. It is "900" silver marked,...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Extremely rare 1939 Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross in its case of issue. The cross was manufactured by Juncker, Berlin. It is the last type Juncker had...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Fantastic early war M38 Luftwaffe helmet which was only issued to Fallschirmjäger troops. The helmet comes with roughly 90% of its original factory paint and a...
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An extensive photo grouping to SS-Obersturmführer Heinz Lange serving with Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler . Awarded with 1939 Iron Cross 1st and 2nd Class,...
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Nicely worn German Cross in silver made by Zimmermann. Collector's call it a "light" type. 20 maker marked to the reverse of the pin. Four rivets. Enamelled...
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Stunning German Cross in gold in its case of issue which came of a South African veteran who had taken it from a German headquarter as a "war souvenir" during the...
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Fine German Cross in gold made by Deschler, München. Early type with lovely dark patina and a beautiful gilt wreath with factory polished corners....
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An extremely rare NPEA Student's Dagger made by Karl Burgsmüller, Berlin. Worn by students of the National Political Institutes of Education "NPEA"...
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Important Third Reich period time silver necklace made by the famous silversmith firm Otto and Karolina Gahr, the favourite jeweller to the NSDAP and the Nazi elite....
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Soldbuch of Knight's Cross recipient Major Walter Knöpsel, born on 29.1.1943. He was awarded the Knight's Cross on 17.1.1942. Part of the grouping...
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M1886 Bavarian officer's spike helmet which came in the original storage container, photos and a camo cloth helmet cover. Helmet in good shape with all...
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Prussia. Very fine M1886 reserve officer's spike helmet. The helmet comes with beautifully gilt insignia which do show a matching patina allover. There are...
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A very interesting transitional helmet! Non of the known M16, M17 or M18 pattern but an unknown pattern which looks to be made for parade purpose. The helmet is a...
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Made by Rudolf Karneth, Gablonz. "R.K." maker marked to the back. Gilded zinc clasp with a black painted wreath. Pin and catch are magnetic. One of the small...
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Excellent police officer's buckle. Made from aluminium. Fine silver finish. RZM "257/41" maker marked and "SS" stamped. Unfortunately, the SS stamp is...
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The blade comes with the etched motto "Arbeit adelt". Slight stains. Made by E.PACK & SÖHNE. Maker marked. White grip plates. A plate has a 2.2 cm long chip...
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An nice Kriegsmarine officer's dagger by Hörster. It comes with a finely etched blade showing naval ornaments. "Hörster" maker marked. White handle...
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Early Luftwaffe 1st pattern dagger, a so-called "Borddolch" made by Emil Voss. Maker marked blade which is slightly damaged to the tip. Overall metal parts with nice...
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Untouched late war Heer officer's field cap. A textbook M43 pattern with 100% period time applied insignia. The machine-stiched late war cap badge was attached by...
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Rare "Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 1" photo album.  All photos r emoved. Silver lettering "Fallschirm-Jg. Regt. 1" as well as an attached Lufwaffe...
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Fine 1940 dated Third Reich period time porcelain goblet presented as an "Ehrengabe" for faithful services for the German pharmacist association. Lettering:...
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Nice late German "Fallschirmschützen-Abzeichen" in its case of issue. An untouched set by Assmann. Paratrooper Badge marked with "A" to the reverse. Typical...
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SS Allach small porcelain elephant. Made by the SS own porcelain manufactory Allach. Green underglaze "SS Allach" mark. Designed by Professor Th....
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Excellent "Schinkel" type 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class in case. Magnetic iron core, lovely white "frosty" finish to the frame. Full black paint to the center....
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Nice Luftwaffe General's eagle. Worn on the cape, so-called "Spanier". Blue-grey cloth. Fine hand-embroidered eagle in golden wire threads. Original black paper...
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Nicely worn tombak badge by Gebrüder Wegerhoff, Lüdenscheid. "GWL" maker marked to the back. Both original rivets in place. Good condition....
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Nicely worn Auxiliary War Cruiser Badge made by Schwerin Berlin. Maker marked to the reverse. An early example from tombak with great patina. Pin slightly bent....
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A quite interesting Luftwaffe helmet. An early M35 helmet issued with two decals in almost unworn condition. The helmet comes with full blue factory paint. The eagle...
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Heer M40 helmet which once was issued with a single decal. The helmet comes in very good condition and with nearly full "rough" factory paint. The decal, however, was...
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Luftwaffe Legion Condor gold ring. Worn by a soldier serving with S/88 Stab Führungsabteilung in Ávila. The crest displays "L/C" for LEGION...
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Unworn Heer M40 single decal helmet. The helmet comes with an excellent size 57 marked lining. The original cord is in place. The shell is EF64 marked and it is "Br."...
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Excellent German WW1 period time M16 helmet shell. The helmet comes with a rare period time camo paint. A brushed 3-color paint with brown, green and red colors...
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Period time Stein given by the city of Gardelegen to Crete Campaign veteran. A large size color paratrooper badge is painted to the front side. Dedicated to "Den...
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WW1 period time M17 helmet issued to Austrian troops. The shell comes with about 70% of the original paint and shows many signs of wear. It is Q66 marked. There looks...
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Tombak. Very nice silver finish with polished edges and swastika. No maker's mark. With the original black case of issue. The case opens and closes...
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An extremely rare NSDAP/SA standard bearer's bandolier. A very well made high-quality bandolier to allow carried the weight of a standard. Full leather...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Privately purchased 4-pocket service tunic for a Flak Leutnant. The tunic comes with fully originally attached insignia. The swastika was cut off after 1945. No...
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Black cloth. Machine embroidered "SS" runes. Original attached RZM tag to the reverse. Slight signs of use. Good condition.  
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Rare NSDAP dress belt and buckle. Gilded aluminium buckle. RZM "M4/24" maker marked. Fine gold brocade belt. Partially damaged and repaired in one...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
An early SA Service Dagger made by Asso, Solingen. Etched blade with the motto "ALLES FÜR DEUTSCHLAND". "Asso Solingen" maker marked. Brown wooden handle...
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Extremely rare 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class made by Juncker, Berlin. Nicely worn cross with magnetic iron centre and full black factory paint. Example with screw-back to...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
A period time forestry hunting dagger. Around 30's/40's. Horn handle. Brass metal parts with matching patina. Fine etched blade with hunting...
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Early Luftwaffe 1st pattern dagger, a so-called "Borddolch" made by Emil Voss. Maker marked blade which is slightly damaged to the tip. Overall metal parts with nice...
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Four excellent photographs of Gebirgjäger wearing the Luftwaffe Paratrooper Badge. Postcard-size. Not easy to find. Good condition. Please see...
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Nicely worn NCO type of a embroidered "General Göring" cufftitle. Very nice patina. The ends are still sewn together. Some moth damage. Full sleeve size.
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Unworn M43 field cap in condition 1. The cap was made in September 1944 and was probably never issued. It is stamped with a "Reichsbetriebsnummer" as well as a "9/44"...
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Late war document grouping to SS-Führerbewerber Friedel Frontzeck serving as an MG shooter with 3./SS-Panzergrenadier-Ausbildungs und Ersatz-Bataillon 17....
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Luftwaffe M42 single decal helmet. Complete with its original liner which still comes with its cord. It looks to be size 55 marked. The shell comes with full...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Extremely interesting Wehrmacht M42 helmet which was cut to the bottom part. This was typically done by partisans in former Yugoslavia who had actually worn this...
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Gilded tombak Squadron Clasp for Kampfflieger in gold. Unmarked. The catch is slightly pushed down so the pin can not be opened. Will release when slightly bending...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Tombak. Very nice silver finish with polished edges and swastika. No maker's mark. With the original black case of issue. The case opens and closes...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Luftwaffe Pilot's Badge to Leutnant Andreas Berchtold. He served as Flugzeugführer with 2. and 4./Kampfgeschwader 54. His unit was involved in the...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Late war zinc badge. No maker's mark. Nicely worn. In its blue original case of issue. Golden lettering "Luftwaffen-Flugzeugführer-Abzeichen" to the...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
SS Allach porcelain bear sitting and licking its paw. Excellent porcelain figure. Made by the SS own porcelain manufactory Allach. Underglazed "SS Allach"...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
An excellent grouping to Gefreiten Karl Otto Seuferle serving with 3./Panzer-Aufklärungs-Lehrabteilung Potsdam-Nedlitz, which was transferred...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
A fine Bavarian reservist's mug to Bernhard Kurker serving with Königlich Bayerisches 2. Schwere-Reiter-Regiment „Erzherzog Franz Ferdinand von...
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An early NSDAP badge. Stamped bronze. Hollow-construction. Pinback. Good condition. Not easy to find!          
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Very rare tropical shoulder boards for an Oberfeldwebel serving with Aufklärungs-Abteilung 53 (mot.). Maybe also worn by members of the...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
A late war document grouping to Milan Kupecak serving with SS-Freiwilligen-Grenadier-Regiment 86 "Schill". Killed in action on 6.3.1945 at Vogelsang...
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Bevo-type (woven). Black cloth backing. Worn on M43 field cap and side cap. Taken off a cap. Good condition 2.  
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
A rare imperial reservist's mug to Infanterist Xaver Schessl serving with 11. Kompanie, Königlich Bayerisches 6. Infanterie-Regiment „Kaiser Wilhelm,...
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Tan tropical Waffen-SS field cap with cap and skull being taken off. The machine-woven EM/NCO pattern eagle is still there and can be re-attached. Traces of skull and...
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019
Made by Deschler & Sohn München. RZM "M1/52" maker marked. Both prongs in place. Cupal. Nicely worn in good condition.    
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Blue enameled background with white lettering "Adolf-Hilter-Pl. 143". Slight chipping to the right side. Size: 16x20 cm. Signs of use. Good condition 2....
Bidding starts on 25th May 2019

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