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POST-WAR

RICHMOND MILITARY ANTIQUES

9am to 5pm - Mon to Fri

North Yorkshire - England

richmondmilitaryantiques@gmail.com

Tel: +44 (0)7853 431727

All items available to view - and covered by our refund/guarantee of authenticity











V FORCE WATCH OMEGA - DATED 1953
 




£3,500

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  • Ministry of Defence issued Omega watch to the V-Force Nuclear Bomber Pilots & Navigators flying Victor, Valiant and Vulcan Bombers during the "Cold War" period - The MOD in 1952 requested Omega to design and make a watch that would not be affected by the electromagnetic field produced by the detonation of a Nuclear Bomb dropped from one of these aircraft - this watch dated 1953 - Stainless Steel Case with iron inner case, spring loaded retaining ring and iron perimeter ring (often missing but still with this watch) - replacement strap

    Complete and in excellent, original condition - very small crack to glass at the base
    [B.Am]


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  • SMITHS MILITARY WATCH W10 - 1968
     


    SOLD

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  • Smiths Military Watch W10 - 1968 - The last mechanical wind-up watch issued to the British Armed Forces only from 1967 to 1970 - High quality movement associated with 'Jaeger-LeCoultre'

    Has all the markings and date of isssue 1968 - Working order and keeps good time - used condition - The watch was working when acquired it but we had the Set Bridge, Set Lever replaced and a service to bring it up to standard - replacement strap.



    GLENGARRY - KINGS OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS
     


    £45

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  • Kings Own Scottish Borderers Glengarry - early Queens Crown white metal badge on traditional rosette cockade - traditional red toorie - traditional Blue/Black Wool fabric - size medium but not stated anywhere on the interior

    Kings Own Scottish Borderers were disbanded in 2006

    Original undamaged used condition.


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  • RAF SIDE CAP - DATED 1947
     


    £35

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  • RAF side cap - dated 1947 - Brass RAF badge with King's Crown - black bakelite buttons to the front - Maker's stamp to the interior - traditional Blue Wool fabric - size 7

    Lovely original undamaged condition.
    [91-2d03]


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  • BRITISH ARMY TURTLE HELMET AS USED DURING THE NORTHERN IRELAND TROUBLES - DATED 1952
     




    £45

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  • Black British Army Turtle Steel Helmet as used during the Northern Ireland Troubles - Date stamp "1952" and "REM III 7" unknown maker, size 7 - Original khaki cnavas chin strap

    Complete used and undamaged condition

    Size: 7 22.5inches (58cm)
    [grp-tenn]


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  • FRENCH STEEL PARATROOPER'S HEMET -1989
     


    £45
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    ref: ep-frenchhelf-0217



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  • 1989 dated example of a French paratrooper's steel helmet - steel helmets now very much a collectable curiosity from the 20th Century obsolete in the 21st Century - The French after huge numbers of catastophic head injuries during WW1 from shell bursts were the first to introduce protective stel helmets for their troops, this example from France being the last pattern to be made from steel - in it's original post war olive green paint finish

    Exceptional, original and undamaged condition

    small-size


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  • US M1-C STEEL PARATROOPER'S HEMET
     


    SOLD

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  • Classic Vietnam period M1-C United States Steel Helmet with origial liner, chin strap and cover - Type of chin strap denotes this example as a paratrooper's - Claliner (Government contractor) - 1967 dated mitchell pattern camoulflaged camio cover

    Excellent undamaged original used condition

    Size: one size fits all - adjustable



    DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY OFFICER'S PEAKED CAP - PRE 1952
     


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  • Durham Light Infantry Officer's peaked cap - Maker's lozenge stamp to the interior - Metal DLI badge displaying King's Crown - can be dated to 1952 as still on King's Crown but lozenge states "By Appointment to the Late King George VI" - traditional dark green wool fabric - size L - leather chinstrap held by correct DLI buttons

    Lovely original undamaged condition.
    [9d/E.Ed]




    MINISTRY OF DEFENCE POLICE HELMET
     


    £35

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  • Ministry of Defence Police Helmet - Metal badge displaying Queen's Crown - traditional dark blue fabric - size L - complete with chinstrap

    Original condition
    [Ad]


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  • SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE HELMET
     


    £40

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  • South Yorkshire Police Helmet - Metal badge displaying Queen's Crown - traditional dark blue fabric - size L - complete chinstrap

    Lovely original undamaged condition.
    [917D3]


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  • ROYAL SIGNALS SIDE CAP
     


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  • Royal Signals Side Cap - Queen's Crown



    Excellent original undamaged condition



    WEST GERMAN ARMY BELT & BUCKLE - DATED 1968
     




    £45

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  • West German Army Belt - Date stamp "1968" - supreme quality - maximum length 36.5 inches (93cm)

    Used but in great undamaged condition
    [Bd]


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  • 57 REPLACEMENT POMMEL FOR THIRD REICH KRIEGSMARINE DIRK
     


    £75

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    A "57" replacement pommel for the Third Riech Kriegsmarine dirk - Members of the Kriegsmarine were still permitted to wear their dress daggers after the war finished in 1945 providing the swastika had been removed and in 1957 these pommels became available to replace the original pommels bearing the swastika, however by then the demand had greatly diminished and few were sold making them quite rare.

    Excellent used condition
    [0c]


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  • SOVIET CAVAS BAG FOR BUTT AND SPARE MAG
     




    £15

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  • A Soviet era canvas bag for Butt & spare mag.

    Excellent, undamaged condition
    [0d]


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  • EARLY POST WAR RAF TUNIC WITH KINGS CROWN WINGS
     


    £45

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  • Early Post War RAF Tunic with King's Crown Pilot's Wings - Staybright Queen's Crown buttons and fittings

    Used, intact condition
    [Tenn]


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  • POST WAR RAF TUNIC
     


    £35

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  • Post War RAF Tunic with early "AE" (Air Electronics) half wing padded badge - Staybright Queen's Crown buttons and fittings

    Used, intact condition
    [Tenn]


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  • AFGHANISTAN & UN MEDAL PAIR
     


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  • Medal pair comprising QEII Afghanistan QSM and United Nations Cyprus Medal - both to "Private S P L CHARLESWORTH RLC 2515658" (Royal Logistics Corps)" - material: QSM Silver, UN Bronze

    Also included RLC beret with badge and belt and badges for successful competion of Commando course - photograph in No1 Dress Blues wearing awards - uniform showing subsquent promotion to Lance Corporal

    Medals in undamaged, excellent, used condition



    NORTHERN IRELAND MEDAL
     


    £120

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  • General Service Northern Ireland medal with clasp - material: silver - named to "24935668 PTE H Hartley DWR" (The Duke of Wellington's Regiment, West Riding, 1702 to 2006, nickname 'The Dukes')

    'Northern Ireland' first awarded 14 August 1969 - This award terminated in 2007

    Excellent condition


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  • IRAQ MEDAL & DIAMOND JUBILEE MEDAL
     


    £295

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  • Iraq Medal & Boxed Gold Jubilee Medal pair - both to "W1050799 GNR (Gunner) T. A. THOMPSON RA (Royal Artillery)" - 'W' indicating rarer award to a serving woman - material: cuppro nickel - Diamond Jubilee Medal in original case.

    Iraq Medal in very good used mounted condition, Diamond Jubilee medal immaculate in it's box


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  • VIETNAM MEDAL PAIR
     


    £55

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    Pair of United States Vietnam medals - Material: Bronze alloy - one campaign medal and a Military Merit Volunteer's medal

    In excellent, undamaged condition with original ribbons
    [B.Ed]


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  • GREEN HOWARDS MEDAL 1688-1988
     


    £75

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  • Green Howard's Medal & Box - material: hall marked silver

    Presented to members of the Green Howards still serving in 1988 to mark the third centenary of the founding of the regiment. Local to ourselves but disbanded in 2006

    Both medal and case in excellent condition

    Weight: 1.5oz
    Dia: 44mm


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  • 57 IRON CROSS 2nd. CLASS
     


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  • Refered to as the 57 Iron Cross as from 1945 Third Reich awards were banned until 1957 when the law changed to allow servicemen who were awarded the Iron Cross during WW2 to recieve their medal without any NSDAP symbolism. This award has now been discontinued.

    In excellent, undamaged condition with original ribbon
    [EdB.Ed]trm




    EARLY POST WAR SHEFFIELD KNIFE
     


    £125

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  • Early Post War Sheffield made knife knife the design inspired by the WW2 F&S Commando Knife and US leather hilted Marine's knife - not military issue but thought to have been used by the military

    Knife in undamaged aged condition with the majority of the original crossgraining to the blade remaining
    [Ed]

    Overall Length: 27cm
    Blade Length: 15cm


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  • COMMANDO KNIFE
     


    £95

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  • Post War Commando knife

    Knife in undamaged aged condition - sheath has had the elastic strap replaced
    [10-tenn-91]


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  • POMZ MINE
     


    £65

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  • Pomz anti-personel mine - deactivated- used during the Bosnian Wars - Russian made - now the use of such mines is under a world-wide ban

    excellent condition with original paint finish

    Overall Height: 36.5cm
    Head Height: 10.5cm Dia: 6cm


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  • N09 MKI UZI (SI) BAYONET 1960s - MAKER ARMSCOR of PRETORIA
     


    £65 : (18+yrs 0nly)

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  • No9 Bayonet for UZI Sub Machine Gun (Known as the "SI" in South Africa) - Post War 1960s - maker 'Armscor' Littleton Engineering Works of Pretoria - Manufactured from blades salvaged from 'Enfield' and M1 scabbards

    Excellent condition retaining virtually all of its original finish.

    Blade Length: 6.7ins (17cm)

    Overall length: 9.75ins (22.5cm)


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  • SLR BAYONET & FROG - DATED 1965
     


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  • British SLR bayonet - complete with original frog - War Department 'Crows Foot' stamp - stamped serial No. 'LIA3 9600457 D' - Throat stamped 'M6 F60' - Dated 1965

    Good clean undamaged condition

    Overall length: 12.65ins (31.7cm)

    Blade length: 8ins (20.4cm)



    CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS ARM BAND - DATED 1952
     


    £20

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  • Civil Defence Corps Warden's Arm Band - Marked with War Department Crows Foot - dated 1952 - Makers name"Lewis Falk Ltd" - bearing embroided Kings Crown

    The Civil Defence was formed in response to the 'Cold War' threat in 1949 disbanded in 1968. Intended to deal with the aftermath of a nuclear attack

    Excellent original condition


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  • CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS BADGE - WW2
     


    £10

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  • WW2 Civil Defence Corps Buttonhole Badge - Manafacturer "H.W.M.Ltd" - material enamelled bronze - Bearing the Kings Crown dating this badge 1949 to 1952

    The Civil Defence was formed in response to the 'Cold War' threat in 1949 disbanded in 1968. Intended to deal with the aftermath of a nuclear attack

    Excellent original condition

    Width 20mm

    Height 27mm


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  • CIVIL DEFENCE CORPS BADGE - WW2
     


    £10

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    WW2 Civil Defence Corps Buttonhole Badge - Manafacturer "H.W.M.Ltd" - material enamelled bronze - Bearing the Kings Crown dating this badge 1949 to 1952

    The Civil Defence was formed in response to the 'Cold War' threat in 1949 disbanded in 1968. Intended to deal with the aftermath of a nuclear attack

    Excellent original condition

    [.Ed]

    Width 20mm

    Height 27mm



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  • PEWTER NUCLEAR SUBMARINE BADGE
     


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    Pewter commemorative award for serving between 1 and 9 patrols on a Vangard Class nuclear submarine

    [.EdA.Ed]

    Width 60mm

    Height 14mm




    BRITISH ARMED FORCES £1 SPECIAL VOUCHER
     


    £10

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    British Armed Forces £1 Special Voucher 3rd. Series Date 1948
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  • BRITISH ARMED FORCES £1 SPECIAL VOUCHER
     


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    British Armed Forces £1 Special Voucher 3rd. Series Date 1956
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  • BRITISH ARMED FORCES £1 SPECIAL VOUCHER
     


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    British Armed Forces £1 Special Voucher 4th. Series Date 1962
    [.Bd.Hd]



    IRAQ BANK NOTE - 250 Dinars
     


    £20

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    Iraq Bank note from the War (20 March 2003 to 18 Dec 2011) - 250 Dinars

    - in good used condition


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  • IRAQ BANK NOTE - 5 Dinars
     


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    Iraq Bank note from the War (20 March 2003 to 18 Dec 2011) - 5 Dinars

    - used condition




    LIBYA BANK NOTE
     


    £8.50

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    Libya Bank note bearing the image of Colonel Gaddafi (1969 to 2011)

    - used condition


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