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Military

SAS hold quarterly Military auctions.

Within our military auctions, we offer firearms, swords, medals, buttons, badges, uniforms, Masonic and services.

Experience and knowledge allows us to give you expert and comprehensive advice when selling. Prior to the auction a professional, colour printed catalogue is produced and publicised worldwide to ensure that your items reach the excellent prices they deserve.

Our consultants are available and eager to offer friendly and honest advice to any buyers with questions regarding items for sale, prior, during or post auction.

Any enquiries regarding buying or selling and for more information please contact our specialists Adam Inglut, Thomas Forrester or Neil Shuttleworth on 01635 580595 or via our contact us page.

 

 

Consigning until end of March 2018

Auction highlights

  • Collectors Auction
  • 15th October 2019

Lot 136

A World War Two period Dispatch Rider's helmet, the plastic-type helmet having a thin leather covering, with attached leather ear and neck protectors, unmarked

Price realised

£650

Lot 212

A World War One Military Cross Medal group, awarded to Captain Frank Doveton Bazett, 3rd Royal Berkshire Regiment, Mentioned in Dispatches, born in Newbury, Berkshire, becoming Mayor of Newbury 1914-1915, he joined the 3rd Royal Berkshire Regiment in Portsmouth, was injured in live hand grenade practice in the UK and was not sent to France, also serving Court Martial duties, later becoming Mayor of Newbury again in 1942-1944, medals comprising Military Cross, War, Victory with oak leaf and World

Price realised

£1000

Lot 343

A Third Reich Government Official's dagger, with simulated mother of pearl grip, eagle's head pommel, cross guard with eagle and swastika, the double edge blade marked Alcoso, Solingen, complete with scabbard with oak leaf bands to hangers, complete with belt strap and knot (4)

Price realised

£2300

Auction highlights

  • Collectors Auction
  • 9th July 2019
Lot 297

Lot 297

A Winston Churchill La Corona Habana cigar, the framed and glazed cigar mounted with two Churchill Crowns and four Churchill stamps in display case, the cigar was collected by Doris Burgess who worked for London's Ambulance Service during 1940

Price realised

£1000

Lot 349

Lot 349

A WWI and WWII British and Australian Naval medal group, awarded to John Freeling Williamson, comprising WWI War, Mercantile Marine War, 1939-45 Star, Pacific Star with Burma Clasp, Italy Star, WWII War and Australia Service medal, court mounted

Price realised

£700

Lot 418

Lot 418

An early 19th Century East India Company Flintlock pistol, dated 1802 to the side plate, also marked 4 with V E I C in a heart shape, marked to side plate and butt, barrel with proof marks

Price realised

£340

Auction highlights

  • Collectors Auction
  • 9th July 2019
Lot 311

Lot 311

A 9th Lancers Officer's Full Dress Cross belt and pouch, having gilt metal front with cipher, the back in red material with bullion top, together with the original belt

Price realised

£780

Lot 424

Lot 424

A British .303 Bren Light Machine Gun MkI, dated 1942, serial V8370, complete with five magazines, canvas cover dated 1945, carry strap, cleaning bag dated 1946, original oil can and book, Deactivated to the latest EU Standard, with certificate from the London Proof House, Certificate number 5617

Price realised

£1100

Lot 442

Lot 442

A Japanese Tanto, c.1860s, having later etched 36cm long single fullered blade, handle having crane and butterfly decoration

Price realised

£3200

Auction highlights

  • Military
  • 5th February 2019
Lot 465

Lot 465

A WWII Special Operations Executive's (SOE) 'Striptease' jumpsuit, the one piece uniform having stamp to the neck, with original cushion, cushion marked with broad arrow, No.1 and dated 1944, also marked WD with broad arrow, together with the SOE helmet

Price realised

£5200

Lot 472

Lot 472

A 19th Century brass and mahogany flintlock pistol, the unnamed pistol having 30cm long barrel and 14.5mm caliber, AF

Price realised

£650

Lot 489

Lot 489

Major General Foster Stalker 1798-1857, Commander of the North Indian Division against Persia in 1857, his Punjab medal with Mooltan clasp, together with Ghuznee medal and miniature, plus his gold miniature Order of the Dooranee Empire (5.2g), also in the lot a daguerrotype photograph of him in full uniform, a large etching with card negative, two ambrotype images of relatives, original ribbon, and official hand written correspondence (parcel)

Price realised

£5800

Auction highlights

  • Militaria Auctions
Lot 500

Lot 500

A pair of early 20th Century Flying Boots

Price realised

£600

Lot 584

Lot 584

A WWII DFC medal group

Price realised

£2000

Lot 594

Lot 594

A WWII Military Cross medal group

Price realised

£1300

Auction highlights

  • Military
WWI tank driver's splatter mask

WWI tank driver's splatter mask

Price realised

£4000

A Military Service medal 1793-1814

A Military Service medal 1793-1814

Price realised

£4800

A cased J.R Cooper Pepper pot pistol

A cased J.R Cooper Pepper pot pistol

Price realised

£2600

Auction highlights

  • Militaria
Lot 596

Lot 596

- An 1815 Waterloo medal

Price realised

£920

Lot 597

Lot 597

A WWII DFC medal group

Price realised

£1400

Lot 598

Lot 598

A German Kreigsmarine Officer's dagger by W.K.C

Price realised

£350

Auction highlights

  • Militaria
Lot 604

Lot 604

A 1st Pattern Fairbairn Sykes Commando dagger by Wilkinson

Price realised

£1300

Lot 605

Lot 605

An early Century Indian Coorg Pichangatti knife

Price realised

£480

Lot 618

Lot 618

A German Third Reich Luftwaffe First Pattern Officer's dagger

Price realised

£440