Before World War I and the time of mechanized armies there was the Age of Kings. The great armies of the late 1900's were heirs to a rich military heritage. These armies embodied the spirit and national identity of the nations they served. There are few alive today who have witnessed the pomp and grandeur of a great military parade of the pre 1914 era.
The pageantry of processions of cavalry troops, artillery columns and massed infantry in colorful uniforms and headgear must have been a fantastic sight. Our goal is to provide information, research and contact within the collector community. We hope to provide regular informational postings related to military collectibles of the era.
We encourage the reader to send information and research request to our site. In addition Age of Kings will also offer items for sale through our website or at auction.
Age of Kings Militaria is honored to offer for sale helmets from the collection of well known collector and author Col. Joe Robinson (USA Ret). Col. Joe is mainly known to the Imperial German collectors community though his website "Colonel J's" at www.pickelhauben.net.Discover Helmet History
Yack hair approx. 14" tall. Trichter is approx. 5 3/4" tall with a base screw of a diameter of 7mm. An original set rare to find.More infos
This a rare regimental helmet was only worn by the Guard Fusilier Regiment, 5th Guard Regt. of Foot, Guard Pioneer Battalions and the Guard Eisenbahn Regts.More infos
Straight out of the "woodwork" find. A gorget worn over the Kurass fo the Leib Cuirassier regiment "Grosser Kurfurst" #1. Model 1896.More infos
Original Haarbush for Officers with silver trichter. Overall eighth from base to top approx.11 3/4 inches. Mounting Screw of the trichter has an approx. 6,5 to 7 mm diameter.More infos
Black lacquered helmet body with brass/ gild trim. Body has good form and firm stitching. Exterior lacquer in overall excellent shape with small areas of age related crazeMore infos
Excellent high gloss binder type book with 31 "planches" or pages of uniformed mannequins of a variety of collections. One of kind book printed in limited numbers.More infos
Although in excellent shape and color, we believe this to be an excellent copy of the late 1970's. Overall Height approx. 11". Trichter height approx. 5".More infos
Straight woodwork find Named to " Lt. A. Wienck" or "A. Wiend", with his studio Picture. Original conditionMore infos
Original set of Epaulettes to fit the tunic of a Wurttemberg Uhlan. Ponceau Red backing with some minor moth nips. Wurttemberg cypher in gold. Excellent overallMore infos
Black Yack Hair "plume" or Haarbush for an Officers Pickelhaube. Average condition with some minor hair lose, otherwise guaranteed 100% original to period. No trichter.More infos
Original all the way through Marmouset fro a French Garde Cuirassier Helmet. Some dents as can be seen on the pictures but come with the original screw and leather set. Very RARE and hard to find part.More infos
Beautiful plate with approx.95% original fire gilting. Has both sets of screw. Pierced crown for Officers. distance between attachments approx. 95 cm. Tiny hole towards tail of the lion? 100% original plate, washer are replacements.More infos
Beautiful plate all silver -German Silver- Has both sets of screw, no bolts. distance between attachments approx 88 cm. Bandeau "MIT GOTT F. FUERST u. VATERLAND"More infos
Original Prussina Landwher shako plate in Black and White Painted steel. Missing the center reserve cross. Guaranteed original.More infos
Acquired from the estate of a WWII vet. Black Lacquered fiber body with silver trim.More infos
Beautiful Silver spike and base for a Jäger zu Pferd Pickelhaube. In excellent to near mint condition. A Rare find, guaranteed Original.More infos
Uncleaned/Brass set of rosettes for Officers Pickelhaube chinscales, complete with the split brads. guaranteed original.More infos
A nice Pair of unidentified Silver convex chinscales probably French or Belgium? Scales could be solid silver? mounted on Velvet as was custom on French Officers scales. Only one rosette remains. Excellent condition. Bargain priced.More infos