Vintage & Modern Militaria

Freikorps Insignia by VerKuilen Ager, published in Rochester, New York, USA, 1979-£12.00

Two matching vintage 1970 MOD D-shaped fire sand buckets & one lid-10 inches high-£15 for the two

Plastic with metal handles. MOD stamped & dated 1970. Both buckets are in excellent original condition, the 1 lid has some very slight signs of use and wear. They both measure 10 inches high & 10 ½ inches from the centre of the straight back to the centre of the curved front.

1938 ARP lapel badge-hall marked silver-£15

A silver ARP lapel badge with crescent. Very clear hall marks: date letter C for 1938. Makers initials JG. Measures 1 1/2 x 1 inches. Excellent original condition.

Swiss Army M83 Alpenflage camo field shirt-Size Large-fits 44 inch plus chest comfortably-£15

In unissued and unworn condition, but being sold as used-like new. Made from hardwearing 50% cotton 50% polyester fabric. The shirt has a zip front closure, press-stud closure flap chest pockets, single shoulder pocket, press-stud adjustable belt loops on sides, button on epaulettes, reinforced elbows, and cuffs with zips. This will fit a 44+ inch/110 cms chest comfortably [I’m a 49 inch chest and can zip it up but its very tight and restrictive]. Collar to back hem measures 31 ½ inches/80 cms

Vintage 1986 Austrian Army Military M65 field jacket-Size Small=38 inch chest-£25

The Austrian Army version of the American M65 field jacket. Made in 1986 by Littomericzky Wien [Vienna]. It appears to be in unworn condition, but is being sold as used, as new. The jacket has a degree of water resistance but is not water-proof. Double lined for wind resistance. Some very minor signs of storage. Size Small. It will comfortably fit a 38 inch chest-as actually measured- [the label sizing is 88-92 cm chest, but the jacket is generously cut to allow for bulky clothing to be worn underneath, so it will fit up to a 38 inch chest comfortably]. The length measures 33 inches back of collar to hem. Heavy duty 65% polyester/35% cotton fabric Austrian military olive drab colour. Shoulder epaulettes. Drawstring waist. Concealed hood that can be rolled into the collar when not in use. Four large and practical pockets, button fastening. Button adjusted cuffs Full length metal zip front fastened with a buttoned wind flap. Double lined for comfort and warmth. Velcro name strip. Twin pleats in the back.

WW2 U.S. M2 50 cal metal storage box made by “Modern”-with modifications

In excellent condition, all hinges and catches are fully operational. This WW2 era M2 steel storage box has been adapted, possibly to increase the storage space available. It has had a new bottom part bolted on which gives it an overall height of 9 inches. It is 12 inches long by 6 inches wide. It has been repainted at some time after the bottom was bolted on with a sage/olive shade of paint over a red base coat. Overall dimensions 12 x 9 x 6 inches.

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