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Post 1940's, Dennis Fire Engine Chrome Plated Brass Mounted Presentation Bell With Functioning Striker On Plynth With Plate Engraved 'B.V.F.B'. Sn 8142. - 8142
Founded in 1895 Dennis Specialist Vehicles Limited was a major British coachbuilder and manufacturer of specialised commercial vehicles based in Guildford, England. The company was best known as the manufacturer of Fire Engines. This is an original presentation, chrome plated brass Dennis Fire Engine bell probably made sometime after the 1940's when Chrome plating was introduced. It is mounted on a brass frame and wooden plynth. The bell is 10" in height ( excluding plynth) and 10" in circumference at it's widest point. It is complete with lever operated striker and works perfectly with a loud deep resonance. It is undamaged and the frame to which the bell is mounted is securely fixed to the wood plynth which measures 12 x 16 x 1 1/2 inches. The brass frame has traces of original red paint. The plynth is fitted with a brass plate nicely engraved ' B.V.F.B'. Price for this excellent Fire Brigade presentation Bell includes UK delivery. Sn 8142.
345.00

British WW2 1944 Commando 'D-Day' Bergen Rucksack By Ballymena Manufacturing Co. MISC 792. - MISC 792
This is a rare original British WW2 Commando 'D-Day' Bergen Rucksack produced for the D-Day landings. Equipment worn by troops on D-Day differed considerably between the Commando Units involved (see page 79 of The World War II Tommy By Brayley & Ingram). This example is made of rugged canvas & is in great condition for its age. The rucksak when packed measures approx 24" x 20" x 15" and is mounted on a steel frame for comfort when carrying. The back of the rucksack has it's original reinforced stitched leather anchor points where mounted to the frame and has a top large flap cover with webbing retaining straps and interior lined waterproof cover for additional waterproof protection. The top of the rucksack's body has brass rings stitched into the webbing for drawcord which is not present but could easily be replaced. The body of the rucksack has a central large flap covered equipment pocket and others on the left & right sides. The rucksack opens to reveal it's waterproof lining which is intact and a seperate dividing pocket. The rucksack and frame are complete with all of it's correct shoulder straps and buckle fasteners. The rucksack does have does have some minor service wear to the outer canvas which is to be expected. The interior of the pack has an excellent label which is nicely ink stamped 'Ballymena Manufacturing Co Ltd' with War Dept Arrow & '1944' Date. This is a scarce and highly collectable piece of D-Day equipment. Price includes UK delivery. MISC 792.
175.00

London Blitz Recovered 1871 Bronze Bell by J Warner & Sons London. ( sn 7854) - 7854
This is an unusual item for us to acquire, a bronze bell dated 1871 and cast by John Warner & Sons of 2 Jewin Crescent, Cripplegate, London, Bell and Brass Founders to His Majesty the King, By Royal Warrant. ( from THE BELLRINGER Jan 26th 1907 ) This bell was recently un-earthed in a garden shed having been reputedly stored there since being recovered during the London Blitz. It is probably a church or school bell, weighs approximately 50lb and is 13 inches in diameter and 12 inches high. Warner's details are cast into the bronze and the original clapper is present. It makes a wonderful resonating sound. This is a good item, functional and un-damaged. It is very heavy and delivery will be by arrangement and at cost. ( Sn 7854 )
975.00

Captured, WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan ( Ex Captain George Barnes, Grenadier Guards And Special Forces). Sn 6285. - 6825
This is an original captured WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan. The flag is made of white cotton measuring 52 x 28 inches. It has a large central vivid red sun roundel printed in it's centre. The flag has nice stitched edging which is completely intact and hollow 2 inch edging to the left and right hand sides for pole mounting. Price includes UK delivery. Interestingly this captured flag is from the Estate of Ex Captain George Barnes, Grenadier Guards and Special Forces. Sn 6825.
245.00

WW2 1943 Dated, German Double Gurttommel Drum Magazines MG 34 & MG 42 & Carrier.( 4x available) Misc 785. - Misc 785
An original double carrying frame with two mint MG 34 & 42 belt drum magazines. They are referred to as ' Gurttrommel' for the drums and ' Gurttrommeltrager' for the carrying frame. They have original paint finish and the frame is clearly stamped with manufacturer and date code 'bdk 43' (illustrated). When full both drums carried a 50 round belt. The drums clip onto the side of MG 34's and the MG 42. An excellent addition to any German MG collection or display. For full information on these accessories see pages 403-406 of 'German Universal Machine Guns' by Myrvang. ( ask for details of those available at the time of ordering please.) The price includes UK delivery. Misc 785
295.00

WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan. Misc 777. - misc 777
This is an original WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan. The flag is made of white cotton measuring 52 x 26 inches. It has a large central vivid red sun roundel printed in it's centre. The flag has nice stitched edging which is completely intact and hollow 2 inch edging to the left and right hand sides for pole mounting. Price includes UK delivery. Misc 772
95.00

WW2 Japanese Battle Flag. Misc 776. - misc 776
An original 36" x 26" WW2 Japanese Battle Flag. It is made of white silk and has a central vivid red printed roundel surrounded by Japanese script. Price includes UK delivery. Misc 776.
200.00

Original WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan. Misc 772. - Misc 772
This is an original WW2 Japanese Battle Flag / Ensign Of The Empire of Japan. The flag is made of white cotton measuring 29 1/2 x 20 inches. The flag and it's large red coloured cotton, central roundel have nice stitched edging which is completely intact. Price includes UK delivery. Misc 772
95.00

Original WW2 Japanese 'Occupation' Flag. Misc 770. - Misc 770 / 6297
An original 34" x 25" WW2 Japanese 'Occupation' Flag in good condition. It is made of white silk and has a central vivid red printed roundel surrounded by 3 sets of Japanese script each with one of the following in English above ' Yokohama, Japan, and Tokyo. The Flag has 1 corner edged with a stitched leather pad and hanging cord. Price includes UK delivery. Misc 770.
210.00

Original 'Premier' 17th/21st Lancers Regimental Side Drum. Misc 768. - Misc 768 / 6250
This is a genuine Regimental Drum from the 17th/21st Lancers. This was one of the last Regimental 'painted' drums used by the 17th/21st lancers before the change to new Regimental colours. it is an English Premier side drum in excellent un damaged condition which has been hand decorated to a very high standard with the Regimental badge and battle honours. These range from Central India, Crimea, Boer War WW1 and WW2. There are 33 individual Battle honours listed in 2 panels (a sample of which are illustrated). This is a magnificent item, unique and specific to the 17th/21st lancers. A must for the Cavalry and Lancer collector. Price includes UK delivery. Misc 768.
1,100.00
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