Category: Trench Art

Click image to enlarge Aluminium ID tag in the shap of Australia with attached leather strap. Measures 60mm x 45mm. Front is crudely engraved with a rising sun with “KV NUZUM” at center, “HQ 13 F.A.B. AIF” below and “1088 …

Australia World War 1 Aluminium Map of Australia ID Tag Kingley Victor Nuzum 1088 Read More »

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Click image to enlarge Gold return form for William Hennessy, Australian Field Artillery 87037. Front shows a WW1 Australian solider with a rifle, King’s crown above and “HE ANSWERED HIS CALL” below. Back has a pin and mount and is …

Australian World War 1 15ct Gold Return Fob William Hennessy 87037 Read More »

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Click image to enlarge Unofficial World War 1 AIF ID disc made from Australia 1915 Plain Florin. Obverse has been neatly skimmed and very proficiently engraved with the following inscription: DUNNE AR 3734 9 AI C OF E The skimmed …

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Click image to enlarge Unofficial World War 1 AIF ID tag made from Greek silver drachm. Obverse of coin has been skimmed and the coin has been holed. The skimmed obverse has been crudely engraved with “wiggle-work” and reads: 3149 …

Australian World War 1 Army Identity Tag – E. Barber 3149 Read More »

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Click image to enlarge Unofficial World War 1 AIF ID disc made from Egyptian 1917 (AH 1334) 5 piastres (KM#318.1). Obverse has been neatly skimmed inside the radius of the rim beads. The following inscription has been applied with skillful …

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Click image to enlarge Unofficial World War 1 AIF ID tag made from white metal Cairo souvenir medallion. One side shows the Egyptian Sphinx with two pyramids behind and crossed flags above. The word “CAIRO” is visible at the top …

Australian World War 1 Army Identity Tag – R.G. Pigou 1141 Read More »

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Click image to enlarge Interesting World War 1 AIF Identity Disc crafted from a 120 Grana from Naples (Italian States). Very unusual to see an ID disc on a crown sized silver coin, and especially so on an obscure coin …

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Click image to enlarge Interesting World War 1 AIF Identity Disc crafted from Great Britain 1914 Penny. Obverse is stamped with letter punches and reads: TODD AC 6569 6AI CE Arthur Christenson Todd, a 29 year old engine driver enlisted …

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Click image to enlarge World War 1 AIF Identity Disc crafted from a bun head Queen Victoria British penny. Attached to a chain with a white metal Canterbury Cathedral medallion. Both sides of the coin are worn almost flat, and …

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Click image to enlarge Click image to enlarge Click image to enlarge 1907 pattern aluminium identity disc made out to World War 1 AIF soldier, Leiutenant Gordon Massey. Disc is threaded with a leather cord and also attached is a …

Australian World War 1 Identity Disc and “I Go To Return” Gold Boomerang – Lt. Gordon Massey Read More »

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