|Stewart's Military Antiques
P.O. Box 1492
Mesa, AZ 85211-1492
EMAIL: [email protected]
Browse Military Antiques:
Welcome to Stewart's Military Antiques!
Our goal is to provide fellow collectors and historians with quality military collectibles and rare examples of 19th Century Photography.
With 40 years of experience in the field, we can provide the serious hobbyist or novice collector with items seldom offered elsewhere. Our lifetime guarantee of authenticity and our liberal 5-day inspection time, assures our customer that they can buy with confidence from Stewarts'.
A brief guide to navigating our site, if you are interested in a particular nationality to view, simply click on the appropriate national icon on the left side of the screen this will pull all of that nationalities items onto one page for you to view. Or use our Search Box for a specific item. A new feature located at the top is the SITE NEWS section. Just click on that for the full story.
We invite you to visit our online catalog and ask you to please bookmark this site as our inventory is
constantly changing and we update our site nearly every day. Our site is up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are available in the office usually Monday through Friday between 9 to 4. Sometimes we are out of town at a show but we do answer our e-mails while we are away of you have questions.
We are also active buyers of quality militaria from Civil War through WWII.
Should you have one item or a collection, please contact us for a fair offer. We hope that you will find something of interest for your collection. Please Enjoy!, and please e-mail us your comments on our website
PO Box 1492, Mesa, Arizona 85211-1492
US WWII Amphibious Training Command SSI
Original era manufacture. US WWII Amphibious Training Command insignia, often seen worn on the pocket. Cotton embroidered, cut-edge patch which does
US WWII GI's Pocket Handybook, HMT Rohna Disaster
Original era publication. Commercially produced pocket size Handybook of around 100 pages. The first 30 pages or so are filled with information
German WWII Kriegsmarine Pattern Breadbag Strap
Original era manufacture. Wide style olive green canvas strap with brown leather ends and aluminum snaphooks. Black painted steel adjusting buckle,
US Early Pattern T-Handle Shovel
Original era manufacture. Unusual pattern of the classic T-Handle shovel. It measures 22 inches in length with traces of OD paint on the metal handle
US WWII Signal Corps Satchel
Original era manufacture. Light OD canvas satchel with a removable shoulder strap. Light age and wear, no issues.
US M1941 Dutch "Klewang" Pattern Navy Cutlass & Scabbard
Original period manufacture. Based on a Dutch design of 1898, but US made and adopted by our Navy as the M1917. The official US Navy models often
British WWII RAF Sweetheart Coin Purse
Original era manufacture. Gray leather coin purse in the shape of a RAF enlisted overseas hat. Small enameled RAF wing on one side, zipper closure,
British Cold War ERA RAF Wire Embroidered Pocket Patch
Original era manufacture. A very well done wire embroidered pocket patch, measures roughly 4x4 inches, shows normal wear and use, removed from a
US Pre WWI Collins No. Machete and No.13 Leather Scabbard
Original period manufacture. Polished steel blade measuring 22 inches in length with a black bakelite grip secured with four steel rivets. Original
British WWI-WWII Era 19th Dragoons Cap Badge & Horseshoe
Original era manufacture. Nice looking little display part of a collection we purchased last year. Normal age and wear.
German WWI Patriotic Porcelain Bowl, Weltkrieg 1914
Original period manufacture. White pocelain bowl which measures 9.5 inches across . Color transfer at center with the Bavarian motto In Treue Fest at
German WWI M1916 Steel Helmet, Partial Liner & Chinstrap, G62
Original period manufacture. A very sound example with most of its original feldgrau paint surface remaining, maker and size marked on the skirt, G62
Italian WWII Battle Damaged Helmet Shell, Kreta Recovered
Original era manufacture. Italian WWII Helmet shell, dark corrosion finish and stress cracked from cuncussion. Seller related that he purchased the
US Pre WWII USMC Photo Album, USS Mississippi 1936
Original era photography. 198 black and white photos of a young Marine and his service in the mid-1930's. The commercially produced cover shows a
German WWI M1916 Steel Helmet with Replaced Chinstrap and New Liner
Original era manufacture. Most of the original feldgrau paint finish remains on the shell, maker marked and size stamped on the neckskirt G62
Japanese WWII Signed Silk Flag, 29x41 Inches
Original era manufacture. A very strong looking printed silk flag measuring 29x41 inches. Colors and characters are bright with no major issues with
German WWII M1940 Waffen-SS Steel Helmet, Field Police Re-Issue ET-64
Original era manufacture. This most unusual helmet was a recent find by a gentleman here in Arizona as a local Gunshow walk-in. It's a standard
British WWI Christmas 1914 Princess Mary Gift Tin
Original era manufacture. 5x3x1" brass box with the profile of Princess Mary on the lid. At one time tins like these were filled with either
US Vietnam War GI Steel Helmet and Camouflage Cover
Original era manufacture. Late WWII produced steel pot, seamed in front with a non reflective edge, original sewn Dark OD canvas chinstraps with
German Pre WWI, Baden M1853/55 Yataghan Bayonet, Weyersberg Mfg. Lubbe Page 44
Original era manufacture. Brass handle bayonet with a bright finished blade measuring 570mm at present, book references a length of 575mm, likely
Japanese WWII Army Issue Blanket
Original era manufacture. Thin olive green wool blanket which measures roughly 60x70 inches with a stenciled Army Star in black ink, and issue tag in
Italian M1871 Bayonet Torino Arsenal, Long Spring Grip
Original period manufacture. Bright finished steel blade with an even steel patina, light cleaned corrosion pitting near the tip. Brown hard rubber
German Pre WWI, 1st Pattern M1898 Bayonet, One Piece Grip
Original era manufacture. Bright finished quill back blade which is crown W 01 stamped on the top of the spine. One piece wood grips, unit marked on
Book, Volume Two Platoon Sergeant 80th Blue Ridge Third US Army
Original era publication. Volume Two Platoon Sergeant, 80th BLue Ridge Infantry Division Third U.S. Army Pictorial Guide. Signed by author. 1990.
US WWII Luke Field Arizona Army Air Force Base Graduation Book, 42-1
Original era publication. A large format publication, soft cover with photos of the graduation class of 42-1 (January 1942). No doubt there are some
German M1854 Bavarian Dornbuchse Bayonet, Kiesling Pg 194
Original era manufacture. A brass handle sword bayonet with a yataghan blade. Maker marked on the obverse ricasso with a T under a crown on top.
German Imperial Matching Shoulder Boards "Johanniter" Official
Original era manufacture. A well made pair of slip-on shoulder boards with heavy gold wire uppers and red wool underlay. Attached to the center of
US Pre WWI 1903 Mounted Pistol Belt & Holster, Eagle Snap Buttons
Original era manufacture. Khaki canvas belt with rimless eagle button closure buttons. I believe this to be Mills made but it is not marked, only
US WWII Era,US Navy Brass Padlock with Key
Original era manufacture. A well made brass padlock by HURD of Detroit. Complete with its original key, USN marked on its casing. Normal age and
US M1905 Bayonet, Springfield Mfg 1906, No Scabbard
Original era manufacture. First year production bayonet with a 1906 dated blade and SA marked on it's ricasso. The blade has a blue finish, perhaps
Soviet WWII Defense of the Caucasus Medal
Original era manufacture. Sound example showing honest use and wear, not one which lay in a box somewhere. Original ribbon with a brass backing
German WWII Kriegsmarine Admiral Small Boat Pennant
Original era manufacture. Swallow tail, double sided pennant which measures 22 inches in length. There is a linked chain which passes through the
Soviet WWII Defense of Stalingrad Medal
Original period manufacture. An honest example showing use from wear, original ribbon with a steel backing plate.
Soviet WWII Medal, Capture of Berlin
Original period manufacture. Medal for the Capture of Berlin in WWII gilded brass planchet with a brass backing plate for the ribbon. Nice
German Imperial Era 2 Place Medal Bar
Original era manufacture. A decent old bar with full size medals, Army Long Service and Hohenzollern Centennial medal. Shows normal age and wear.
German WWII Luftwaffe Flak Artillery Enlisted Visor Hat, Large Size
Original period manufacture. An issue quality hat complete with all insignia and chinstrap. The hat displays well showing typical wear and age.
US WWII Theater Made US Forces Austria SSI
Original era manufacture. A very well made insignia of red/white ribbed silk with a hand embroidered sword and olive branch outlined in silver wire.
German WWII Kriegsmarine Tropical Billed Cap, Named
Original era manufacture. A well used and service faded billed tropical cap with machine sewn cockade and handsewn eagle. Silk like material lining
US WWII Medical Unit DI, Sterling, Pinback
Original era manufacture. Enameled sterling marked DI with a pinback reverse. "Swiftly to the Rescue". Maker marked, light age and wear to the
US WWII Pattern 505th Airborne Oval, Sterling Marked Pinback Jumpwings
Original period manufacture. Cotton embroidery on blue wool felt oval with a white cheesecloth reverse. Pinback, sterling marked wings. Normal age
US WWII-Korean War Identified 82nd Airborne M1-C Paratroop Helmet & Liner
Original era manufacture. This is a wonderful old helmet, the seller stated that it was found in a Phoenix Arizona yardsale about 25 years ago. Rear
US Korean War 501st PIR Jump Oval
Original era manufacture. Gray cotton embroidery on red cotton twill, cheesecloth reverse. Shows typical age and wear.
US Korean War Pattern Cloth Jump Oval, 82nd Airborne Division
Original era manufacture. Cotton embroidery on red cotton twill, shows age and use, does not glow under a UV light, perhaps Korean War issue.
US WWII Airborne Sweetheart Jump Wings Pin
Original era manufacture. Multi piece construction of silvered brass, now toned to a mellow gold color. Pinback reverse.
Canadian WWII RCAF Pilot Wings
Original era manufacture. Large white cotton embroidered wings on black wool felt, padded, with a white canvas backing. Light age and wear.
US WWII Silver Wire Observer Wings
Original era manufacture. A well made pair of hand embroidered silver wire Observer wings, measuring 3 inches in length. Slightly curled, removed
Japanese WWII Army Issue Enlisted Field Shoes, Hobnail Soles
Original era manufacture. A very fine condition set which by the look of the soles were never worn. Size marked 11 on the ankle portion of each boot,
US WWII Divisional Unit History, 40th Division Overseas Book
Original era publication. A pictorial issue consisting of 200 tipped-in black and white photographs with a table of contents in front identifying the
US M1912 Experimental Ration Bags/Knapsack, RIA 1918
Original era manufacture. Right and left, tan canvas pouches designed for dual use by mounted and foot troops. Clean set with the central attaching
British WWII Era Stitched Wool Union Jack Flag
Original period manufacture. All wool construction with each segment individually sewn, quite a lot of work to make. The flag measures 16x37 inches
A sample of what we have to offer:
Stewart's Military Antiques News and Events: