28th Jun, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Militaria & Ethnographica

  Lot 88


A Collection of Twenty Six Books and Publications Relating to the Royal Flying Corps, including Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis, first edition, published 1936; Winged Victory by V M Yeatts, first edition, second impression, published 1934; The Aeroplane Speaks by Captain Horatio Barber, signed by Lieutenant A E Hahn of the Canadian Infantry attached to the RFC; A History of 24 Squadron, Royal Air Force, by Captain A E Illingworth and Major V A H Robeson, M.C., limited edition 113/275; Flying Colours by Captain R H M S Saundby, circa 1918, limited edition of 1000

Sold for £280
Estimated at £300 - £500


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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