28th Jun, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Militaria & Ethnographica

  Lot 87


A Collection of Royal Flying Corps Related Items, including a pair of wool lined leather flying gauntlets, the cuffs with RFC monogram in gilt, a leather flying helmet and goggles, a pair of leather gaiters, a khaki field service cap with RFC cap badge, a cane swagger stick with nickel plated pommel, three linen backed maps of the Western Front inscribed in pencil by Lieutenant Clifford Harold Bird RFC 1917, two commissions and a hand-written notebook to Second Lieutenant Owen Wilson-Jones, postcards, photographs and related ephemera

Sold for £450
Estimated at £200 - £300


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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