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Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 05-27-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By lnijherald
No, some were originally made with a full length...

No, some were originally made with a full length zipper.



What is the distance between the press studs at the bottom of the front? Is it the same as on the monkey tail? If yes than it was made...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 05-27-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 80
Posted By lnijherald
That is most unusual, I've only seen labels with...

That is most unusual, I've only seen labels with white stitching. It looks like an oirginal label though.



Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 05-02-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 203
Posted By lnijherald
The Army Flying Badge and Pegasus patches are...

The Army Flying Badge and Pegasus patches are replicas. The others are outside my comfort zone so I can't comment on those.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 04-12-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,085
Posted By lnijherald
Almost four and a half years later it is still...

Almost four and a half years later it is still for sale.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-26-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By lnijherald
I do not particularly collect SAS, but when I see...

I do not particularly collect SAS, but when I see a socalled WW2 beret with a leatherette sweatband, slider pocket and worn out date I smell something fishy.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 02-11-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By lnijherald
It is a bit tricky without seeing a picture of...

It is a bit tricky without seeing a picture of the rear but from the irregular stitching I would say it is a replica.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 01-25-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By lnijherald
Yes it is an oirginal example, often called the...

Yes it is an oirginal example, often called the split feather type.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 01-17-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By lnijherald
Also known as ringed and beaded and ribbed and...

Also known as ringed and beaded and ribbed and roped. Unfortunately the blad has some pitting and the scabbard is not original.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 01-17-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By lnijherald
That is my impression too. Great knife btw! ...

That is my impression too. Great knife btw!


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-29-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By lnijherald
The first pictures show a genuine leather band,...

The first pictures show a genuine leather band, whereas the later pictures appear to show a leatherette band?



As a whole it is most obviously wrong. Biggest give away would be that Compton...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-19-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By lnijherald
Hmm, no I'm affraid not but it is probably ebay...

Hmm, no I'm affraid not but it is probably ebay which is not the best place to find accurate item descriptions.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-19-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By lnijherald
It is an original fibre rim helmet shell, but it...

It is an original fibre rim helmet shell, but it has been repainted and fitted with what appears to be a replacement fibre rim. Picture #3 shows a large vertical crack on the left hand side. I doubt...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-19-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 505
Posted By lnijherald
According to Alan Lock's book on SF insignia, 2nd...

According to Alan Lock's book on SF insignia, 2nd pilots wings were initially made from 1st pilots wings by cutting off the lion, unpicking the crown and then applying the G witin a circle. Perhaps...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-19-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By lnijherald
I've seen these advertised as officers slippers. ...

I've seen these advertised as officers slippers.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-17-2019, 05:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 505
Posted By lnijherald
I'm not an SAS badge collector but it does not...

I'm not an SAS badge collector but it does not appear to be a cap badge. It may be a blazer badge.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-16-2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,150
Posted By lnijherald
There is an interesting blog on B&N labels here...

There is an interesting blog on B&N labels here (http://www.originalprop.com/blog/2008/07/03/superman-costumes-in-the-marketplace-bermans-nathans-wardrobe-tag-analysis/).



Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-13-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,150
Posted By lnijherald
The Belgium label is placed inside the collar (if...

The Belgium label is placed inside the collar (if I recall well), so it could be underneath the Bermans & Nathan label.


British label, what British label? I see a piece of white cloth with...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-12-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By lnijherald
I agree, this strap has been replaced and the...

I agree, this strap has been replaced and the shell has been repainted.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-09-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,150
Posted By lnijherald
The smocks that sparked this thread are WW2...

The smocks that sparked this thread are WW2 British made and modified by the Belgium paras after the war.


What you have is a post-war Belgium made smock, with an unmodified button up neck see...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 12-04-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,150
Posted By lnijherald
It is a post-war Belgium made smock with a fake...

It is a post-war Belgium made smock with a fake army flying badge, fake ordnance date stamp and random costume label added to increase the market value, which, given the seller, does not surprise me...
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 11-07-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By lnijherald
I always thought these were deep drawn but using...

I always thought these were deep drawn but using a lathe makes more sense.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 11-07-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By lnijherald
Pete, there was indeed a smaller pattern of the...

Pete, there was indeed a smaller pattern of the army flying badge. It was issued first in 1946 and worn by both glider pilots and air observation posts.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 11-02-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By lnijherald
Bottom row, lion with wings, is an authentic WW2...

Bottom row, lion with wings, is an authentic WW2 period army flying badge worn by glider pilots and air observation posts.


Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 10-28-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By lnijherald
Second one is a wartime Indian made wing, very...

Second one is a wartime Indian made wing, very collectable!


Marc and Nico are correct about #1 and #4.



Luc
Forum: British and Commonwealth Militaria 10-08-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By lnijherald
Have you checked out this website? ...

Have you checked out this website?
http://millsgrenades.co.uk/?LMCL=R48y9f


Luc
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