Australia - Coin Auctions

Lot 4009 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4009 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Badges for Royal Aus Navy Ex-Naval Men's Assn Submarines OCA, variety of diff RSL badges inc large type (4). (15). Bag of modern badges inc Legacy ANZAC etc (24) plus Great Britain On War Service 1914, On War Service 1915 (2), War Munition Volunteer. (45).

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Lot 4025 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Books: WWII POW Collection (20) inc Prisoners of War From Gallipoli to Korea (Patsy Adam Smith, 600 pgs, hard cover with DJ, pub 1992). The Diggers of Colditz (Jack Champ, one of 19 Aussies imprisoned there, hard cover with DJ, pub 1985). Dangerous Days - A Diggers Great Escape (E Brough, 2009). POW-Australian Prisoners of War in Hitler's Reich (Monteith, pub 2011). Hellfire, The Story of Australia, Japan & the POW's (Forbes, hard cover with DJ, pub 2005). The Changi Brownlow (R Perry 2010). The Rats of Rangoon (Wing Commander L Hudson). Sandakan - A Conspiracy of Silence (Ramsay-Silver). The Duke, A Hero's Hero at Sandakan-Caption Lionel Matthews GC MC (D Matthews, pub 2008). Hells Heroes - The Forgotten Story of the Worst POW Camp in Japan (Maynard, pub 2009). Plus 11 others. Mostly VG-near new, retail $550. Also 10 others, mostly British inc 'The Wooden Horse (Williams), Miracle on the River Kwai (Gordon) & Return from the River Kwai (retail $150). Great lot of good reading, total retail/original cost $700. (30)

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Lot 4041 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4041 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Police: New South Wales 1916-54 Police King's crown 'Skeleton' badge. Early version for wear on helmet in unplated W/M (ca 1916-35), 3 x lug rev, but top lug cut off (presumably to convert to cap badge). gVF. Scarce (P)

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Lot 4004 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4004 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Badge: Queensland ca 1890 Qld Scottish Regt Helmet Plate. White metal, QV crown. EF. Grebert: 215. Rare. (P)

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Lot 4020 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Bayonet: WWII Pattern 1907 bayonet dated 1942 by Lithgow (OA) working locking stud in matching scabbard. Grease on metal parts of scabbard & blade overall GC.

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Lot 4036 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Machete: WWII Blue bolo blade with brown bakelite grips, with original lanyard. No scabbard. Overall very good condition (blade currently covered in grease).

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Lot 4015 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4015 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Badges - Sweetheart: Aust & GB. Royal Navy in sterling silver, brass & nickel plated. RAAF WWII sterling silver 9ct plated, gilt, nickel plated, enamel & perspex. Kings Rifle Corp sterling silver. Kings Labour Corp sterling silver. Rifle Brigade in 9ct gold. 10th Cameron Highlanders. Royal Marines cap badge made into brooch. (13)

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Lot 4031 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4031 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Ephemera: Australia, Germany, UK, USA: Ephemera collection with Australia WWI ACF 1918-19 Christmas / New Year Greeting Card & 'I.S.F.' PPC from Southampton UK to Sydney. Aust WWII Medical Certificate of Unfitness plus 3 diff 30 Inf Btn Greeting Cards. 1947 Motor Spirit Consumers License Cards (2), tatty but rare. Plus Petrol Ration Tickets (4 diff). Germany WWII Identity (Ausweiss) Documents (2, marked retail $150 ea) plus 1941 Civilian Driver's License (retail $150), US WWII ration Books (2) C/W Coupons. GB 1940s-60s Armed Forces Special Vouchers £1 (4) & 10/- (2), similar to banknotes. Plus various patriotic labels (60) from Aust, GB, Italy & USA & some odds & ends. Interesting group, total marked retail $1200+. (95 items)

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Lot 4042 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4042 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Police: Western Australia 1914-20 Police 'bottle-top' helmet plate. King's crown, white metal. Voided swan (early short neck variety) thin metal strike on long lugs for helmet 48mm. gVF. Scarce

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Lot 4010 - militaria Australia -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Lot 4010 - militaria Australia - Status International Coins & Banknotes Auction 355

Badge: WWI c1916 War Service For Australia issued to civilian staff at 1st AIF headquarters (House Ferries Rd, London). Most recipients were female. AE 52x40mm. RARE. (P)

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