28th Jun, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Militaria & Ethnographica

  Lot 74


A Quantity of Military Books, including The Irish Guards in the Great War, edited and compiled from their diaries and papers , volumes I & II by Rudyard Kipling, published by Macmillan 1923, one with dust jacket; The Thirty Fourth Division 1915-1919, the Story of its Career from Ripon to the Rhine by Lt. Col. J Shakespear, published by Witherby 1922; The History of the 1/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment, 1914-1919 by Capt.P G Bales, Halifax and London 1920; a Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armour by Stones; Luftwaffe Efficiency & Promotions Reports, volumes 1 & 2; Handbuch der Luftfahrt, Jahrgang 1939; and various books on military uniforms and badges, in six boxes.

Sold for £250
Estimated at £100 - £150


Auction: Militaria & Ethnographica, 28th Jun, 2023

An interesting and varied sale including a Collection of Prussian and German Pickelhauben, and various pieces of Second World War British military headgear, cap badges, air weapons, antique firearms, and pistols. Highlights of the sale include a Rare First World War Tank Driver's Leather Helmet, a Mid-17th Century German Wheel-lock Sporting Gun, and a 19th Century Asmat "Ndambirkus" Ancestor Skull, New Guinea. 


Tuesday 27th June 10am-5pm and the morning of the sale from 8am

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