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by Schiavona13
Sun Jul 26, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: New Lewis Gun
Replies: 2
Views: 328

Re: New Lewis Gun

Very nice piece !
by Schiavona13
Wed Jul 22, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: LEGO WWI
Replies: 11
Views: 782

Re: LEGO WWI

Very nice !

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by Schiavona13
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Help id this chinstrap
Replies: 0
Views: 772

Help id this chinstrap

Help can somebody ID this chinstrap

It looks like from a raupehelmet but the ends donnt match



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by Schiavona13
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Busbies/Pelzmützen
Topic: Busbies in China
Replies: 4
Views: 1176

Re: Busbies in China

I found this and looks to me that the wappen is a dragon http://www.gutenberg.org/files/35376/35376-h/images/003.png text with the photo ( translated from french to english ) from L'illustration 24 june 1905 Seven Chinese officers, having already spent four years at the Wou-Chang military academy, h...
by Schiavona13
Tue May 19, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: Shooting Cords KAGGR#1
Replies: 5
Views: 600

Re: Shooting Cords KAGGR#1

nice collection !
by Schiavona13
Fri May 15, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: Ciney Militaria date change due to Corona
Replies: 1
Views: 1696

Re: Ciney Militaria date change due to Corona UPDATE

The spring edition has being cancelled completly
Next edition is planed for 25 November
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by Schiavona13
Wed May 13, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Computer Program for Collector Inventory
Replies: 6
Views: 1011

Re: Computer Program for Collector Inventory

Can someone post a screenview , how its looks ?
by Schiavona13
Sun May 10, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Computer Program for Collector Inventory
Replies: 6
Views: 1011

Re: Computer Program for Collector Inventory

there is a lot on the market and it all depends on the wishes you have . some have only one photo option others are only webbased so its really difficult to advise one
by Schiavona13
Tue May 05, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Help identifying a sword . Blucher Sabel
Replies: 6
Views: 980

Re: Help identifying a sword . Blucher Sabel

W stands for Prussian and 05 for 1905
by Schiavona13
Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Need your help if possible
Replies: 0
Views: 1097

Need your help if possible

I my trying to loced his helmet , It was sold in Juni of 2005 at Brunk Auctions in Asheville NC . The auctionhouse is not willing to help me :( The helmet is a mismatch of different Dutch helmet types but it has parts I need to compleet a other helmet If anybody knows the collector how has it now or...
by Schiavona13
Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: New Member from USA
Replies: 7
Views: 796

Re: New Member from USA

welcome on board
by Schiavona13
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Some of my British helmets
Replies: 10
Views: 954

Re: Some of my British helmets

Nice collection =D>
by Schiavona13
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch artillery Busbies Pelzmützen
Replies: 2
Views: 586

Re: Dutch artillery Busbies Pelzmützen

I think that everybody was looking at everybody and copying a little bit
by Schiavona13
Sat Mar 21, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: Dutch artillery Busbies Pelzmützen
Replies: 2
Views: 586

Dutch artillery Busbies Pelzmützen

Hey Guys ,

Here are two Dutch Busbies worn between 1895 and about 1910 by the field artillery


Left is a officier and right a soldier
by Schiavona13
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: Ciney Militaria date change due to Corona
Replies: 1
Views: 1696

Ciney Militaria date change due to Corona

Date is changed to 14 june
by Schiavona13
Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Another ersatz... made of cork and cloth !
Replies: 19
Views: 2795

Re: Another ersatz... made of cork and cloth !

If the dealer was in the room at the auction and Philippe left a writen bid normally the rule is that the room has the advantage and the bid wil go to the roombidder if the writen bid will not go any higher
by Schiavona13
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS 2020
Replies: 62
Views: 14028

Re: SOS 2020

Amybellars wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:03 am

No it has no decal and no liner and chinstrap.

Are u into FJ? That is my second purchase this year and my second one.
Yes I have a couple but no complete one , and prices are really skyrocketing
by Schiavona13
Wed Feb 26, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Auction & Show News
Topic: SOS 2020
Replies: 62
Views: 14028

Re: SOS 2020

Amy , Is the FJ compleet with chinstraps ? But no eagle if i see correctly ?
by Schiavona13
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: “Untouched” EK2
Replies: 1
Views: 1750

Re: “Untouched” EK2

Looks like a nice klein & Quenzer. Price is ok
by Schiavona13
Mon Feb 03, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Kürassier and JzP Lobstertail Helmets
Topic: My first Lobstertail
Replies: 22
Views: 5639

Re: My first Lobstertail

Amy How do you remove de diesel smell ?
by Schiavona13
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)
Replies: 13
Views: 3059

Re: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)

I totally understand . For your info . A lot of the soldiers that served in the timeframe in Netherlands Indie will or are very reluctant to talk about what they have experiencend . First of all a lot of volunteers singed up in 1944 en begining 1945 in the Netherlands to help liberate the North of t...
by Schiavona13
Mon Jan 13, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)
Replies: 13
Views: 3059

Re: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)

Just a quick recap if he is 93 now , he was born around 1927 and was about 14 wenn the Japs invaded so that would mean that he served in the KNIL between 1945 and 1950 . So he was part of the "Politionele Acties " https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_National_Revolution If so he would have revei...
by Schiavona13
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)
Replies: 13
Views: 3059

Re: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)

If you want to see the KNIL in action
From the 13th min its about just before W02

https://youtu.be/KENqdtUqKNI
by Schiavona13
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Help!
Topic: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)
Replies: 13
Views: 3059

Re: Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)

A link to the medals awarded to the KNIL soldiers. http://www.hetdepot.com/medailles.html These are al medails from the 1946 - 1950 period. Brain what do we know ? He served in the KNIL begin 1940 - 1941 ? He was born in what year ? He served in with branche ? Did he evacuated to Australia or was a...
by Schiavona13
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: MY TWO LATEST FIND - ONE AT A TIME
Replies: 16
Views: 2999

Re: MY TWO LATEST FIND - ONE AT A TIME

aicusv wrote:
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:50 pm
Are you going to leave any helmets out there for the rest of us?
I think Amy is secretly starting a museum
by Schiavona13
Mon Dec 30, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts Wanted
Topic: HR 17 - Totenkopf, Bandeau and Feldzeichen
Replies: 3
Views: 1194

Re: HR 17 - Totenkopf, Bandeau and Feldzeichen

I think Wietze will have some Bandeau for sale
by Schiavona13
Wed Dec 25, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

Re: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre

You donnt know to much , this only shows us how much history a piece in our collection can bring with it .
If this piece could only talk about what it had seen
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

Re: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre

Correct William of Orange is the connection , From the time of William of Orange till the French invasion this motto was in the Dutch coat of arms , After 1814 it was gone and just Je Maintiendrai was left .
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

Re: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre

The motto top one is Honi soit qui mal y pense - Shame on him who thinks evil of it ( Order of the Garter of Great Britain )
lower one is Je maintiendrai - I will maintain
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Merry xmas
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

Re: Merry xmas

For me also a Merry Christmas to you all

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source : https://news.unclesamsmisguidedchildren ... mas-truce/
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Help!
Topic: Problems posting pictures?
Replies: 42
Views: 6126

Re: Problems posting pictures?

I have the same problem and error message
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

Re: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre

Thank you all

By the way this dates from around 1760
coert65 wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:18 am
I never even knew these were still available..
I had the same idea but than this one popt up and I couldn't believe my eyes
by Schiavona13
Tue Dec 24, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: General Headgear
Topic: A Dutch Mitra / Mitre
Replies: 14
Views: 2337

A Dutch Mitra / Mitre

Hoi Guys , This year christmas came in spring and an empty wallet as well after this baby came to me Its a Mitra or Mitre front plate of a grenadier of the Dutch States Army Only a handfull of the frontplates have survived and nearly all are in museums ( I know of one more in a privat collection ) h...
by Schiavona13
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: butcher shop crew
Replies: 3
Views: 1100

Re: butcher shop crew

The text on the barrel is also very nice ( This is how we live in Antwerpen ) and is the dog looking at the meat ?
by Schiavona13
Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: My (all original) German Collection
Replies: 12
Views: 2776

Re: My (all original) German Collection

Nice start =D>
by Schiavona13
Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: Random pickelhaube and helmet parts for sale
Replies: 10
Views: 1949

Re: Random pickelhaube and helmet parts for sale

It says on ebay that you have no items for sale
by Schiavona13
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: For sale Frontplate / Wappen of Venezuela pickehaube
Replies: 2
Views: 1087

For sale Frontplate / Wappen of Venezuela pickehaube

For sale a Frontplate / Wappen of Venezuela worn from 1954 to 2006

Asking 75 eur excl shipping
by Schiavona13
Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:45 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: 5. Hannoversches Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 165 im Weltkriege
Replies: 1
Views: 1180

5. Hannoversches Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 165 im Weltkriege

I have for sale 5. Hannoversches Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 165 im Weltkriege – 1927 in a nice condition

Im asking 120 eur excl shipping

More pictures on demand
by Schiavona13
Sun Nov 03, 2019 3:12 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: Frank's machine gun Friday
Replies: 5
Views: 1956

Re: Frank's machine gun Friday

link does not work , adress incorrect
by Schiavona13
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: A new home for my collection
Replies: 30
Views: 8117

Re: A new home for my collection

Humidity is not a big problem here under normal conditions as we seldom get above 50%, but I do have a dehumidifier as well as limited heating in the winter and AC in the summer. During the coldest months, I will have to allow the temperatures to get below what is comfortable while making sure the ...
by Schiavona13
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: A new home for my collection
Replies: 30
Views: 8117

Re: A new home for my collection

Do you have climat control and heating in there ?
by Schiavona13
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Historic Clothing
Replies: 3
Views: 1724

Re: Historic Clothing

Nice :-)
by Schiavona13
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Medals, Badges, Awards
Topic: Iron Cross 2nd Class
Replies: 4
Views: 1875

Re: Iron Cross 2nd Class

You know that the ribbon is not of the period ?
by Schiavona13
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Pickelhauben & Parts For Sale
Topic: For sale Prussian Frontplate with rare central connection system
Replies: 4
Views: 1907

For sale Prussian Frontplate with rare central connection system

Prussian Frontplate with rare central connection system Im asking 100 Eur ex shipping or can be picked up a Ciney Militaria in a couple of weeks time https://i.ibb.co/55x0zcj/Foto-22-09-19-16-34-19.jpg https://i.ibb.co/S6gJZmZ/Foto-22-09-19-16-34-33.jpg https://i.ibb.co/vxQcz9p/Foto-22-09-19-16-34-4...
by Schiavona13
Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Member's Collections
Topic: Kaiser's Bunker Resurrection - Wappens
Replies: 22
Views: 6293

Re: Kaiser's Bunker Resurrection - Wappens

Nice , very Nice !!