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  1. Hi Looks like ... and sometimes sold (from Canada...) as
  2. Hi I have this red feather hackle, that I belive to be British / Scotish. Size all together: 16 cm - 6.3' feather: 12cm - 4.75' Which unit? Which headdress? Thank you in advance !
  3. Hi Thank but.... Canadian Black Watch? Which headdress ?
  4. Hi I have this 17/21 Lancers Off Dress cap. Generally speaking, it looks good to me: all cloth parts are well made and coherent, side brass buttons are present and well fitted. The chin strap is a plastic one But what about the cap badge? It looks silver plate and burnished It is attached by two horizontal lugs/loops of white metal Would you tell me if it is a good genuine cap or...a wrong one ? Thank you in advance, Eric

    Hi Thank you Franck for this very interesting topic
  6. Austrian uniforms

    Hi Yes, 6 and originally sewed. Still working to re compose the medal bar !
  7. Austrian uniforms

    Hi Gordon Very nice Do you have pictures of the inside of the coats ?
  8. Hi Please see below one of mine Albanian awards. This Black Eagle from 1914 has be manufactured in Germany and never release. Totally complete, including case and ribbon.
  9. Hi It comes from an old collection made in the 60's I bougt past year. What would be a price for ?
  10. Austrian uniforms

    Hi Here is my Officer hussar tunic
  11. Pix of orders / medals being worn

    Hi Ed Well seen: a Military merit for a Admiral ! Good catch !
  12. Hi I just get this ty?cal German bar. Only the Austrian award is missing. Which award was on this bar? As you can see the small hook is placed close to the top of the bar: 5cm betwwen this hook and the bottom of the German "Hindenbourg" Cross. So, it was for a Signum Laudis? I don't think so. A Verdienst Kreuz? Possible, but I am not sure. What do you think about?
  13. Hi Haynau Thank you. The serbian royal household medal is wonderful ! I did know it had the same ribbon as the Austrian . SO, according to you, I can add on this bar the cross below?
  14. Hi Thank you everybody for your help I am quite convinced it would be a Zinc Verdienst Kreuz. But for me, this bar belonged to a German person, who was at some time in Austria. Am I wrong?
  15. Hi Kevin From my side, I was thinking about a Merit / Verdienst Cross, war-production, indeed. Maybe a Tapferkeit too...
  16. St Helena medal

    Here the picture:
  17. St Helena medal

    Hi There are differences between St Helene ribbon and Croix de Guerre French War Cross ribbon: St Helene: red strip = 1,8 mm French War Cros : red strip = 1,5 mm red strip is crimson / red brick on St Helene and red-red on the War Cross See below 3 sizes of this commemorative medal:

    Hi Ed Addiction has already started....