Card of Vintage British Railways Buttons
Here is a card of mixed vintage railway buttons from different periods, most are white metal with one brass and one Bakelite, there are 24 in total, 8 large British railways made by Gaunt, 10 smaller made by Buttons Ltd Birmingham and five later style ones also made by Buttons Ltd, all are in very good condition. read more
Scarce Vintage British European Airways Uniform Buttons
British European Airways (BEA) was in existence from 1946 – 1974 before being merged with other airlines to become BA British Airways, so these buttons are at the latest 1970’s but as 12 of them are Bakelite I believe they date from the very earliest period of the company. No makers marks, 15 in total, 12 bakelite and 3 brass finish, all are in very good condition. read more
Hallmarked Silver Spirit Measure.
A silver double spirit measures hallmarked Birmingham 1990 and made byW. I. Broadway & Co. it comes in lovely condition with a couple of little faults, a small dent to the small cup and on the bigger cup the rim is slightly distorted in one area. It measures 4.5 inches tall. read more
Lot Vintage Boy Scouts & Boys Brigade Badges & Belts Etc.
A lot of various vintage Boy Scouts & Boys Brigade badges, neckerchief with woggle and belts, one with the Boy Scouts Whistle. Plus an early Girl Guides belt. you get all you see in the pictures, all good old items in good condition. read more
Rare Early 20th Century Mercury Light Bulb.
A very rare piece of technological history, this dates from around 1910 and probably French. It was in its time a quirky novelty, when the filament gets hot, the mercury will jump about causing a light effect. It is in perfect working condition and looking at the thickness of the filament and glass, it will never blow. It measures 3.5 inches. read more