WW2 German Heer Administration Official Visor Cap, upgraded with an officer’s chin cord. Black leather visor is in very good condition, with one small nip on the center front edge. All emblems in place as well as side buttons. Some small moth nips to the underside (as shown in pictures). Marked to the interior size 56. liner and sweatband in good condition with some separation of the material under the sweatband. A nice original condition example.
2nd Pattern Fairbairn-Sykes Fighting Knife with issue scabbard. Double edged 6 1/2 inch blade, with the F-S mark to the one side, and the Wilkinson mark to the other. Un-marked cross guard, and the typical donut shaped pommel nut above the finely checkered pattern grip. The blade is in very good condition, showing approx. 80% of it’s original dark color, as does the pommel. The grip is in very good condition with the checkering being sharp and clear, and retaining approx. 80% of it’s original dark finish, with some finish loss at the lower edge of the pommel. The leather scabbard is in very good condition, retaining almost all of it’s original color and finish. Both leather tabs in place, with strong stitching throughout. Issue elastic in place, but separated in the center. Very good to excellent condition overall.
WW2 British Army Officer’s Field Sword. Slim tapered blade manufactured in the white, measuring 32 1/2 inches in length, and being etched for 17 inches. Scrolled nickle basket hilt, with King George cypher. Wire wrapped snake skin grip. Full nickle finish scabbard with two suspension rings. Blade shows light spotting and discoloration from age. with some light stain marks in small areas to the hilt. Scabbard is in very good condition with 95% of the nickle finish remaining. Grips are in very good condition, with the wire wrapping in place and being very tight.
WW2 German Army EM/NCO’s belt and buckle. Pebble finish buckle with national emblem to the center, and maker marked “S.T. & L.” on the inner edge. Brown leather belt, adjustable from approx. size 34 inches to 36 inches. No visible marking to the belt. Very good condition overall.