Our highly important Auction 68 was scheduled for April 2020. As
much as anybody else we are concerned by the international crisis that
has arisen in recent weeks. In the interest of our customers we do not
wish to hold a public auction in a situation of travel restrictions and
of social and economic uncertainty. We will therefore set a date for
this auction when things become a little more manageable. Please check
www.andreas-thies.de for an extensive Picture Preview. We will of course be happy to answer any questions you might have.
in times like these with bad news every day it is worthwile to deal with the more beautiful things
in life and for us collecting is most definitely one of them. We have
therefore launch our joint US and Germany - Online Auction on:
This auction features almost 1700 interesting and rare items with very
reasonable starting prices.
(Hero of the "DDR" awarded to Erich Honecker)
The very High End Auction 68
catalog ( at the moment we are planning on late May / early June)
contains a wonderful and unprecedented selection of truely magnificent
Orders and Medals from many countries and periods.
A large number of these museum quality pieces of the highest rarity have never been offered at auction before.
are selling two of the most important collections that have ever been
assembled in a series of auctions starting in early 2020.
Helmets and Uniforms from Imperial Germany, fine and rare Orders and
Medals as well as Military Antiques from 1933 - 1945 and the grouping of
Orders and Medals of the last Head of State of the Communist East
German "DDR" Erich Honecker and his brother in law Manfred Feist are
among the important Highlights of this sale.
Among the many
important 3rd Reich Period items is the Marshals Baton of Luftwaffe
Field Marshal Erhard Milch which after careful restauration by a highly
skilled team of museum restorers has been brought back to it's original
state of conservation.
Highlights from past Auctions: