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BITS AND PIECES : MISCELLANEOUS - METAL
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1858
Australia/Great Britain: WW1 OFFICERS TRENCH WHISTLE. Tube whistle dated 1918. Birmingham maker. 50% of the N/P worn off. Grade III+
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1859
Australia: 1924 DATED BRASS PLAQUE. Engraved in large capitol letters 'Breech Block of 12 inch gun from H.M.A.S Australia presented by Commonwealth Government 1924'. Solid old plaque, weighing 585 grams now with a few dings/scraps and a dark patina which could be polished back to a bright finish. Attachment holes to each corner. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1860
Australia: WW2 RAAF LARGE METAL CANNISTER POSSIBLY USED TO PROTECT REON CAMERA EQUIPMENT OR FILM. 32cm high & 19cm width. On both sides of can has marked RAAF delicate aircraft components. Handle with care ident AMIS-66-034-1847, size 2. Handle on lid & secured by 3 wire fold down locks. Metal interior with felt. Has been post war painted black but O/W general wear. Unusual. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1861
Australia: WW2 RECTANGULAR METAL PICTURE FRAME WITH AN ORNATE FLORAL DESIGN STAMPED INTO IT AND A SMALL FACSIMILE RISING SUN BADGE AFFIXED TO THE TOP OF THE FRAME. Original clear plastic front (net glass) and original brown paper inner border. Timber plywood backing, no hanging or standing device. Take photo size 205mm x 236mm or using inner border photo size 140mm x 190mm. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1862
Australia: POST WW2 COMMERCIALLY PRODUCED SMALL PRESSED COPPER SLOUCH HAT with a miniature 1948-1953 period rising sun badge attached. Size approx. 35mm high by 85mm diameter. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1863
Australia: Post WW2 Vehicle TAC Sign. Black Background with yellow crossed swords + kangaroo and "Z" (Paint). Possible Commando company? Minor Paint Loss. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1864
Great Britain: VICTORIAN BRASS NAME PLATE. Finely engraved to "Capt Hume, 2nd Dragoon Guards". Rectangular with an attaching hole to each corner. Size 92mm by 60mm. Now dull due to age, but would polish up nicely. Grade II-.
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1865
Great Britain: WWI PRINCESS MARY'S COMFORT TIN. 1914 gift tin presented to all allied troops in the field at Christmas 1914. Made possible. By business appeal donations. Some age marks and slight dent to lid under bust of Princess Mary. Grade II-
 SOLD at A$90
1866
Great Britain:WW2 OFFICERS TUBE WHISTLE. 1939 dated. Broad arrow marked made by J Hudson & Co Birmingham. Comes complete with thin rope lanyard. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1867
Great Britain: RAF Brass button stick. "A/M marked. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1868
Germany: IMPERIAL PAIR OF CANDLESTICK HOLDERS. Made from the inverted grips of a pair of Artillery Officers' Lion Head swords. Silver wire bound black celluloid grips with metal hilt fittings, originally with gilt finish, the majority now worn off. Each with a short length of blade terminating with an ornate brass candlestick holder and to the base an ornately designed circular plate. Grade II- (P)
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
1869
Germany: WW2 ORIGINAL CAST METAL PLAQUE FEATURING A BUST OF ADOLF HITLER. Rectangular bronze coloured metal plaque measures approx. 155x122mm. Side profile of Hitler facing to his right hand side, in shirt, tie and jacket. Incorporated in to the casting, under his bust is "ADOLF HITLER" in block letters. Good likeness, now showing some age patina. Has "GW" and "2" cast in to the rear presumably for the artist or maker. Has provision to the reverse for hanging or attaching to a piece of wood, etc, for display. Suitable for framing. Grade II-.
 SOLD at A$450
1870
Germany: WW2 HITLER PLAQUE. Die-stamped galvanized sheeting design of Hitler's head with facsimile signature below. Size 200mm x 160mm. Original period made item. Would look good in a frame. Grade II-
 SOLD at A$275
1919
Australia: WW2 AFV (ARMOURED FIGHTING VEHICLE) FIRST AID OUTFIT MECH UNIT BOX. No contents. Internally there is a printed list of usual contents (stained). By Tromax Limited. Sigma Co. Melbourne. Black painted (85% remains) with red cross. Grade II-
 NO LONGER AVAILABLE
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