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INERT DEACTIVATED. British M.2G. Fuse Setting Mark 1 Inspection Gauge In Original Fitted Case. Sn. 15623. - 15623
INERT DEACTIVATED. This is a British M.2G. fuse Setting Mark 1 gauge in its original factory fitted case used for testing fuse setters used to set fuses on artillery projectiles. The fuse setter is made of machined steel and has two knurled rings on the bottom half. The top of the fuse is graduated S and 0 to 75 with a small vernier setting scale above it. The body is stamped CM.1324A GAGUE TESTING M26 FUSE SETTER 1967 (date) SERIAL No 64/37 and highlighted in black. The green painted mahogany fitted case is stencilled on the lid GAGUE TESTING M.2G FUSE SETTER MK1 CM.140 GA and a crowfoot. The green painted case is made of dovetailed timber with two brass hinges with a steel fastening clasp and is stencilled in white GAUGE TESTING M.2G FUSE SETTER MK1. CM. 140 GA. The inside of the case has a label with instructions for use and felt covered securing wooden pads. No licence is required to possess this inert fuse setter in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. The price includes U.K. delivery. Sn. 15623
£195.00

Late 1800s 1893 Model Brazilian Nagant In Obsolete Calibre .440 Brazilian (11.2 x 20R) Six Shot Double Action Revolver. Sn. 15632 - 15632
This is a rare 1893 Model Brazilian .440 Brazilian (11.2 x 20R) Nagant double action gate loading revolver made under contract by Simson and Co. Suhl, Germany. This is an excellent revolver in full working order with a 5 ¾ inch barrel and an overall length of 11 inches. The frame is crisply marked SIMSON & CO SUHL with the serial number 6047 stamped on the frame, barrel and extractor rod housing. The pistol has many proof and inspection marks stamped on it. The revolver retains most of its original blued finish and is fitted with wooden chequered grips secured by a single fixing with a lanyard ring fitted to the butt of the grips. The revolver, unlike the Russian examples does not have the gas seal feature common to that model. This is an excellent example of a Nagant Brazilian revolver & the price includes UK delivery. NB As an obsolete calibre pin fire weapon, no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn. 15632
£1,200.00

SOLD SOLD (19/08) American, Mid To Late 1800's, Forehand & Wadsworth Model 32 .32 Rim Fire 6 Shot Double Action Pocket Revolver By. Sn 15634 - 15634
Sullivan Forehand was first employed by the American Firearms manufacturer's Allen & Wheelock in 1860. He married Ethan Allen's daughter and entered the Firearms business. Henry C. Wadsworth, while an Officer in the Union Army during the Civil War, also married one of Ethan Allen's daughters. Upon his discharge at the end of the war, he joined the Allen firm. The Company name subsequently changed name to Forehand & Wadsworth Firearms Manufacturing Co.This is an excellent undamaged example of a Forehand & Wadsworth Model 32 Pocket Model double action, 6 shot, nickel plated revolver in .32 Rim Fire. The gun has a 2 1/2" octagonal barrel and measures 6 1/2" overall. The gun is complete with ejector rod & has nice undamaged black rubber grips embossed with the F&W logo. It's cocking & firing action work as they should. The top of the barrel is marked by the manufacturer ' Forehand & Wadsworth, DOUBLE ACTION No32 Worcester, Mass.'. The butt strap is stamped number 11148. Price for this American rim fire pistol includes UK delivery. NB as obsolete calibre antique weapons no licence is required to own these pistols in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 15634
£0.00

British WW1 Era .455” Webley Mk. VI Service Revolver Holster. Sn. 15631 - 15631
This is an excellent condition WW1 era brown leather holster for the Webley Mk.VI .455" Service Revolver. The holster has a full flap cover with retaining strap and brass stud fastener. The rear of the holster has a large rear belt loop All of the leather, brass fittings and stitching are intact and in excellent condition. Price for this nicely holster includes UK delivery. Sn. 15631 £165
£165.00

SOLD SOLD (17/08) Japanese WW2 Original In Near Unissued Condition Scabbard Frog For The Arisaka Rifle Bayonet. Sn. 15622 - 15622
This is an original Japanese WW2 frog to fit the scabbard for the bayonet used on the Arisaka rifle. These frogs are seldom encountered and this one is in a near unissued condition with no signs of wear. All the stitching is in an intact perfect condition. The brass buckle has traces of a black finish on it and leather retaining strap is unworn. The price for this rare item includes U.K. delivery. Sn. 15622
£0.00

British Near Mint WW2 RAF 6E/383 B 5x40 Prism Mk IV Night Binoculars With Felt Lined Carrying Case. Sn 15625 - 15625
These are a near mint pair of British RAF 6E/383 B 5x40 Prism Mk IV night binoculars complete with their original felt lined carrying case with a carrying strap. These binoculars were extensively used by the RAF night fighter squadrons and by Costal Command in daytime search duties. The binoculars are engraved *5 BINO PRISM Mk IV No 6562 6E/383 B and a crowfoot. The binoculars have a low magnification but a large objective lens giving them good image reproduction in poor or dark visibility. The binoculars have a fixed focus where the focus has to be performed with a screwdriver. This makes sure that the binoculars are always focused when used. The B in the title designation means that the lenses are bloomed which improves light gathering, thereby improving the image brightness. This is seldom encountered in wartime binoculars. The optics and prisms are in a superb unmarked condition. The binoculars retain their original black painted and mottled finishes to the body and the one piece rubber eyecup is in perfect condition. The grey painted composite pressed cardboard case is lined with thick grey felt and has a cloth carrying strap and case securing strap. The price includes U.K. delivery. Sn. 15625
£275.00

SOLD SOLD (21/08) 1854 – 1855 Grand Tour English Nobleman’s .44 Belted Ball Calibre Long Octagonal Damascus Barrelled Convertible Percussion Pistol / Rifle, Brunswick Rifling, Removable Shoulder Stock & Accessories To Charles Bennett 6th Earl Tankerville. - 15610
Charles Bennett 6th Earl Of Tankerville was an Officer of the Gentlemen at Arms, the Royal ceremonial bodyguards to Kings & Queens and was said to be a very popular member of the English aristocracy. During his Grand tour 1854-1855 a close friend of the Earl, Captain Dorian Fitzherbert presented him with this fine unusual cased pistol / Rifle combination. During his tour, the Earl stayed with an Italian Nobleman and the cased weapon was left with Italian Nobleman’s family for safe keeping while the Earl continued his travels. The weapon was never retrieved by the Earl and 95 years later it was found in the Coach house of an Italian Villa near Florence when the Villa was being renovated. The case and weapon were in the condition to be expected having been left unattended for nearly a Century. The finder commissioned the expert, painstaking restoration of the weapon and case to the superb condition in which it is presented today. The pistol has an unusually long octagonal 24” Damascus barrel. The top barrel flat has a 2 leaf rear sight and small post fore sight. The bore has just staining consistent with age and Brunswick rifling. The underside of the barrel has proof marks and numbers (illustrated inset in image 2). The action and hammer have scroll foliate engraved decoration. The walnut stock with chequered pistol grip is undamaged and has German silver fittings including an inlaid escutcheon at the wrist which has a stylised ‘CB’ monogram to Earl Charles Bennett. The back of the wrist has a steel plate with lug for the shoulder stock. The pistol has a steel ram rod. The pistol’s cocking and firing actions work perfectly. The walnut shoulder stock which converts the pistol to a rifle when attached is undamaged. The stock has a steel butt plate and recessed steel cap which allows it to twist fit to the lug on the pistol’s grip. In its rifle configuration the weapon measures 39” overall length. The rifle comes with its original restored Oak case. The inside of the lid has a later trade label. It has a hinged lid and lock (key absent). The top of the lid has its original presentation plate inscribed ‘Charles Bennett Sixth Earl Of Tankerville From His Close Companion Captain Dorian Fitzherbert Travel Safely My Friend’. The inside of the case has green felt lined compartments which protect the pistol / rifle in its broken down form, with additional compartments for accessories. The accessories comprise a Joyce and Co London labelled percussion cap tin (empty), an ornate copper and brass powder flask with 2 hanging rings, a metal oil bottle with screw top lid and applicator. The lid is inscribed with ‘CB’ monogram. The case also contains a number of cloth patches, a wood box with screw top lid, a sprung primer tool & 3 wood handled tools , 2 of which are inscribed with ‘CB’ monogram. The price for this impressive cased pistol / rifle with connections to English nobility includes UK delivery. NB As an antique muzzle loading percussion weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 15610
£0.00

WW1 Era, French Military, St Etienne Arsenal Fusil Gras M80 Model 1874 (M74/80) 11mm Calibre Rifle Converted from Chassepot Needle Fire. Sn 15628 - 15628
This is an early breech loading French military rifle. Originally a model 1866 Chassepot needle fire rifle used during the Franco-Prussian War it was decided to extend their service life by converting them to fire the 11 x 59.5 mm brass cartridge using the Gras bolt system. The rifle was designated the Gras M80 Model 1874 (Fusil Gras M80 Modèle 1874). The Gras continued to be issued to French troops throughout WW1. This is a Gras 74/80 rifle. The wood is all original with just light bumps and bruises to be expected with age and service use. It has heavy military furniture and the metal work has even patina throughout. It has a block foresight, ladder rear sight, bayonet block, steel butt plate and is fitted with sling swivels & original clearing rod. It measures 51 ½” overall with a 31 ½” barrel. The bore is clean with crisp rifling. The breech is marked by the St Etienne Arsenal manufacturer and 'M80 & M1874' model detail together with other numbers and inspection marks (illustrated). Its loading and firing actions work perfectly. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an antique obsolete calibre rifle no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 15628
£975.00

WW2 Nazi German SS Dienstglas (Service Glass) 6 X 30 Magnification Binoculars Marked With ‘SS’ Runes By 'cag' (Swarowski, Glasfabrik Tyrol Austria) With Neck Strap & Steel Case With Period Inscribed Nazi Officer’s Name & Shoulder Strap . Sn 15660 - 15660
These are an excellent original cased pair of Nazi German , 6 X 30 Magnification, Binoculars. The Binoculars have a black textured finish, with adjustable eyepieces. The body of the binoculars have lanyard bars and are fitted with original leather neck strap. It’s Bakelite adjustable eye pieces are undamaged and all optics are excellent and function as they should. One shoulder of the binoculars is marked Dienstglas 6 x 30, No. 38517 & H/6400. The other has Nazi SS runes within a roundel, ‘+0’ and ‘KB’ within roundel marks together with ‘cag’ manufacturer mark (cag is the Nazi German War time manufacturer code for Swarowski, Glasfabrik Tyrol Austria). The binoculars measure 6"width x 4 1/2" height. They are contained in their original fitted sturdy black painted metal case with hinged lid, sprung metal clasp fastener and hanging rings. The case is fitted with 2 leather belt straps to the rear & has its original leather shoulder strap. The inside of the lid is padded to protect the binoculars. The bottom of the case is period inscribed with a Name, no doubt the name of the Nazi SS Officer who was issued with these binoculars (illustrated in image 2). The price for this excellent set of nicely marked cased WW2 Era Nazi SS Military Binoculars includes UK delivery. Sn 15660
£895.00

SOLD SOLD (21/08) WW2 Nazi German Kriegsmarine Kriegsberichter (Propaganda Company) ‘KF’ (Kalte Fett Cold Weather Lubrication For Winter use) Dienstglas (Service Glass) 6 X 30 Magnification Binoculars By 'bmj' Hensoldt Wetzlar. Sn 15659 - 15659
In 1938 Adolf Hitler ordered a new and efficient special unit in the German Army focused solely on propaganda. The first four Propaganda-Kompanien in the Wehrmacht were formed in September 1938 with the same sort of Propaganda-Kompanien established in the Luftwaffe and the Kriegsmarine the following year. Their role was to report on the war through text, photographs, drawings, radio and films; Propaganda against the enemy; Counter propaganda against enemy propaganda and produce misleading information to cover up military operations. At the beginning of the war, Kriegsberichters worked at the divisional or regimental level in conjunction with a cameraman and a driver. These three men constituted a Propagandatrupp. Several Trupps formed a propaganda platoon at corps level and several propaganda platoons constituted a propaganda company at Army level. Kriegsberichters were always a soldier first before completing the tasks as a war correspondent. These are an excellent original cased pair of Nazi German Kriegsberichter Kriegsmarine, 6 X 30 Magnification, Binoculars. The Binoculars have a black textured finish, with adjustable eyepieces. The body of the binoculars have lanyard bars and are fitted with original leather neck strap. It’s Bakelite adjustable eye pieces are undamaged and all optics are excellent and function as they should. One shoulder of the binoculars is marked Dienstglas 6 x 30, 463793 & H/6400. The other ‘KF’ (Kalte Fett indicating Cold Weather Lubrication for Winter use), ‘Kriegsberichter’ & Kriegsmarine Eagle with Swastika above ‘M’ mark together with ‘bmj’ manufacturer mark (bmj is the Nazi German War time manufacturer code for Hensoldt Wetzlar). The binoculars measure 6” width and 4 ¼” height. The price for this excellent set of nicely marked WW2 Era Kriegsmarine binoculars includes UK delivery. Sn 15659
£0.00

1888 Dated WW1 Era Imperial German Army Spandau Model 1871/84 11mm Obsolete Calibre Tube Magazine Bolt Action Rifle. Sn 15662 - 15662
The 11mm Mauser Model 1871/84 Rifle with tube magazine was adopted as the Infanterie-Gewehr 71/84. The rifle was designed and manufactured by Paul Mauser and Wilhelm Mauser of the Mauser company. It was issued to Infantry Regiments. This is a very good, original example of the Mauser M1871/84. Its woodwork has knocks, bumps and bruises consistent with age and service use and is all original. The metalwork is undamaged with original finish. The barrel’s bore is clean with crisp, well defined rifling. The breech is crisply marked 'Spandau' with Crown and Imperial proof/ inspection marks, model designation and 1888 date. The bolt action and firing mechanism work as they should. It has a block and blade fore sight, ladder rear sight, bayonet lug, steel butt plate and sling swivels. The price includes UK delivery. NB. As an antique obsolete calibre weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 15662
£975.00
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