Lot 7    

Fine Collection of Turner Medals, Badges, and Tokens
8/10/2011 - World at War Auction
50+ 19th and early 20th century Turnverein medals, badges, tokens, and pinbacks from various cities throughout the country, including Akron, Toledo, and Cincinnati, OH, Washington and St. Louis, MO, Milwaukee, WI, Kansas City, KS, Detroit and Saginaw, MI, Covington, KY, New York, and more, plus a Bohemiam Gymnastic Association cdv. Many of the medals, badges, and pins feature portraits of Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, who is commonly known as the Turnvater Jahn, or "Father of Gymnastics" Jahn. Highlights include the In Arte Voluptas Cincinnatia and the Schlaraffia Totowa medals, each marked A. Schwerdt Stuttgart on verso, 4 in. long.
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German Model 1871 Dress Bayonet with Scabbard
Lot # 265 - German Model 1871 Dress Bayonet with Scabbard
This dress bayonet has a rolled engraved blade and brass handle. > Item Details
German Pair of Turner Swords
Lot # 6 - German Pair of Turner Swords
This set of fencing swords has 33" blades. We can't find a maker's mark, but they look like the workmanship of Shinkle of Cincinnati, Ohio. > Item Details
German Army and Navy Zeppelin Commemorative Prinzen Badges Lot of Two
Lot # 139 - German Army and Navy Zeppelin Commemorative Prinzen Badges Lot of Two
The Zepplin badge was a post-war badge; production was begun in 1920. They are still a very rare badge and very much sought after. The two offered here are early reproductions; often these badges by this maker have been selling as real since the 1950s. Still great display pieces. > Item Details
U.S. WWI Needlepoint of American Flag.
Lot # 168 - U.S. WWI Needlepoint of American Flag.
American flag with 42 stars and gold motto that reads If I Had A Thousand Lives I Would Live Them All For You; framed, 21.5 x 21.5". > Item Details
U.S. WWII Navy Practice Bayonet for M-1 Rifle
Lot # 266 - U.S. WWII Navy Practice Bayonet for M-1 Rifle
USN-issued plastic blade used for training and guard duty; with scabbard. > Item Details
*British Enfield No.2 MK I Revolver
Lot # 217 - *British Enfield No.2 MK I Revolver
.38 S&W cal., 5" barrel, S/N P1312. Parkerized finish, walnut grips. > Item Details
Chilean Model 95 Mauser Rifle
Lot # 531 - Chilean Model 95 Mauser Rifle
7mm cal., 29.5" barrel, S/N D9101m, matching numbers including stock and cleaning rod. > Item Details
U.S. WWII Master Sergeant's Tunic, First Cavalry, with Side Cap
Lot # 306 - U.S. WWII Master Sergeant's Tunic, First Cavalry, with Side Cap
1st tunic with cavalry collar dogs and DI's on lapels to the 5th regt. cavalry. This tunic is 1920s. Also included is a side cap with 5th regt. cavalry DI. > Item Details
US WWI Remington Bayonets Lot of Three
Lot # 78 - US WWI Remington Bayonets Lot of Three
Lot includes Model 1917 with scabbard, Model 1913/17 dated 5/17 with scabbard and Model 1913/17 dated 6/17. > Item Details
U.S. WWII Theater-Made Wings, Lot of Four
Lot # 380 - U.S. WWII Theater-Made Wings, Lot of Four
Lot includes one pilot's wing by Firman, London, one liason pilot's wing by Firman, London, one observer wing by Luke, Melborne, Australia, and one bombardier wing by Luke, Melborne, Australia. > Item Details
US Spanish-American War Field Gear
Lot # 48 - US Spanish-American War Field Gear
An infantry sergeant's chevrons, porcelain plate and bowl marked Co. K 2nd Ohio National Guard, leather cartridge box with ONG box plate, drinking flask, mess kit, trooper's wallet and a Spanish cockade. > Item Details
*French S.A.C.M. Model 1935A Pistol
Lot # 497 - *French S.A.C.M. Model 1935A Pistol
7.65 French long cal., 4.25" barrel, S/N 7496A. Parkerized finish, black plastic checkered grips. > Item Details
U.S. Navy Archive of Admiral John Cumming, Large Lot
Lot # 196 - U.S. Navy Archive of Admiral John Cumming, Large Lot
This archive contains the personal effects of Adm. John W. Cummings. Included is the log for the USS Connecticut, 1907 and 1908. Plus books, photos, letters and scouting papers for Boy Scouts of America. > Item Details
German WWII Wool Overseas Caps, Lot of Two
Lot # 325 - German WWII Wool Overseas Caps, Lot of Two
German WWII railroad personnel wool side cap, size 54, and one Navy enlisted man's side cap, size 56. > Item Details
German WWII Enlisted Man's Red Cross Dagger and Leather Frog
German WWII Luftwaffe Pilot and Observer Badges, Lot of Two
Lot # 387 - German WWII Luftwaffe Pilot and Observer Badges, Lot of Two
Pilot's badge is maker marked Junker, with cut-out between legs. The observer's badge is made by IMME. These are two early examples. > Item Details
U.S. WWII John H. French Paratrooper Archive
Lot # 191 - U.S. WWII John H. French Paratrooper Archive
John H. French was a paratrooper with 504th PIR, and the 507th PIR. His order for his purple heart while with the 504th is with the archive. Archive includes: two pistol belts, 30cal.; chain link belt; letters home; dog tags; clothing stamp; CIB; small ford container with bronze stars for ribbons: s... > Item Details
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