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133* Imperial Airways. Smith (John P, 20th century). Croydon Airport London, watercolour on paper, showing City of Glasgow (G-EBLF) on the runway with crew and passengers, signed lower right, 31.5 x 28.5cm, mount aperture, framed and glazed, together with another by the same artist showing an SE.5a (G-EBIF) over an aerodrome with ‘Persil’ written in smoke, watercolour on paper, signed lower left, 27.5 x 38.5cm, framed and glazed

135* Imperial Japanese Army Air Force. A WWII brown leather map case, the front flap stitched with Japanese star, with pen holders to the side and an additional studded pocket to the rear, with carrying strap, 28cm high x 20.5cm wide x 10cm deep

138* Imperial Japanese Army Air Service. A WWII IJAAF / IJNAF Pilot’s carrying case for an electrically heated suit, hard composite construction with the name of the owner faintly painted on the front, with two further characters on the side plus initials MH on the other side, 12cm high x 60.5cm wide x 22cm deep (1)

£200 - £300

The star symbolised that it was owned by an officer and of an earlier type, later map cases had a circle instead of a star (1) £200 - £300

Captain Jack Savage and his team of ex military pilots started aerial advertising in the 1920s flying WWI aircraft. (2) £100 - £150

136* Imperial Japanese Army Air Force. A WWII IJAAF pilot’s bail out survival float flag, with string lanyards, 80 x 95cm, scarce (1)

134* Imperial Japanese Army Air Force. A fine WWII Japanese Reserve / Scout Pilot’s peaked cap, with a gold and silver bullion embroidered badge, gilt metal buttons and black felt cloth, with composite peak, red cloth lining inscribed with two Japanese characters, in remarkable condition, 18cm diameter (1)

£500 - £700

£150 - £200

137* Imperial Japanese Army Air Force. A WWII period Victory camera, in a brown leather case plus a pair of cloth embroidered pilots’ wings 9.5cm long Provenance: The camera was purchased by the vendor in Tokyo with a collection of air force officer’s personal items relating to Matsuo Matsuda, who was a Lieutenant, killed in a training accident. Before his death he was a Sergeant-Major, promoted to Lieutenant after Honan (Russian border) and war in Mongolia 1938-1940 (2) £150 - £200

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139* Imperial Japanese Army Air Service. A scarce WWII period IJAAF winter weight flying suit, green cloth with pockets to the chest and legs, rabbit fur collar (worn), good clear printed stamps to the cloth label, 160cm long x 43cm inner arm (1)

£300 - £400

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Dominic Winter  

Military, Aviation & Transport History | 16 May 2019 | High Res

Dominic Winter  

Military, Aviation & Transport History | 16 May 2019 | High Res