W.W.II.: Authentic Yellow Badge, Star of David, with Certificate
Authentic Jewish-badge, unused, good condition.
This Yellow Badge comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
The yellow badge (or yellow patch), also referred to as a Jewish badge, was a cloth patch that Jews were ordered to sew on their outer garments in order to mark them as Jews in public. This one comes from a family in Wien.
German Steamer S. M. Gefion Trading Card Coffee. Boxer Rebellion
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Decorative vintage postcard depicting the German WWI steamer Gefion. Portrait of Prince Heinrich.
Used as advertising postcard: “Thüringer Kaffee-Würze, feinste Kaffeeverbesserungsmittel”.
Unused postcard in very good condition.
Gefion initially served with the main German fleet and frequently escorted Kaiser Wilhelm II’s yacht Hohenzollern on trips to other European countries, including a state visit to Russia in 1897. In late 1897, Gefion was reassigned to the East Asia Squadron; she arrived there in May 1898.
The ship took part in the Battle of Taku Forts in June 1900 during the Boxer Rebellion in China.
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Felix Graf Luckner Autograph: Hand-signed Photo. CoA
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Earl Felix Luckner b/w photograph with authentic signature by Earl Luckner, hand-signed.
4 x 6 inches, very fine condition.
The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Felix Graf von Luckner (1881 -1966) was a German nobleman, navy officer, author and noted sailor who earned the epithet Der Seeteufel (the Sea-Devil) — and his crew that of Die Piraten des Kaisers (the Emperor’s Pirates) — for his exploits in command of the sailing commerce raider SMS Seeadler (Sea Eagle) in 1916-1917.