Dealers who have been kind enough to share pictures from their catalogues with me - Many Thanks!
Peter Dangerfield's Medal-Medaille - a long-time collector and employee of major auction houses, now selling a glorious array of world medals.
eMedals - another beautifully-illustrated site from a Canadian medal dealer with excellent world-wide stock
CollectRussia! - wonderful and well-illustrated Russia, and other communist bloc countries, catalogue.
Liverpool Medals - excellent and comprehensive on-line database of medals for sale from around the world, many of which are illustrated. Full e-commerce site.
British Medals by Rennie Alcock, formally part of Liverpool Medals, now with the British material separated onto a different site (but at the same high standard!).
Spink - online stock lists and news of 'conventional' auctions.
Morton & Eden - London-based auction house with infrequent but gorgeously-illustrated medal sales
Najafcoins & Collectables - wide-ranging collection of world orders & medals
La Galerie Numismatique - beautifully-illustrated site of a Swiss auction house
Arctic Medals - Canadian-based dealer with a range of British, Canadia, South African and world medals, all nicely illustrated
Medals of War - site of the renowned Canadian dealer Eugene Ursual, who died recently. While he is sorely missed, it is hoped that the business will continue.
Tim Eriksen Worldwide Orders, Medals and Decorations - specialist in Scandanavian awards, but good worldwide listings
Philip Burman Military Medals - specialist in British & Commonwealth medals
Carsten Zeige - Auktionen, Antiquitäten & Historica
Ibar Jewellry and Antiques - specialist in Turkish decorations
Herman Historica - international dealer/auction house, based in Munich.
South African Military Badges and Insignia - Medals from South Africa, Rhodesia, Africa & the world, and other militaria.
V.F.M.R Orders& Medals - vibrant dealer with orders, decorations and medals from Spain and other nations
San Giorgio Auction House - Italian auctioneers handling a wide range of militaria, but who now seem to be concentrating solely on antique weapons
Wellington Auctions - London-based specialists in UK and Commonwealth medals
MedalHouse - auctioneers and dealers based in Finland but interested in worldwide medals
Fellows & Sons - general auction house, only occasionally dealing in medals.
Andreas Thies - beautifully illustrated PDF catalogues, especially good on German States pre-1918.
Parade Antiques - new company with plenty of militaria to choose from
Torsten Straube - Straube: Ordern und Medaillenhandlung - good on German States but other nice (mainly European) material as well
Bene Merenti - new German auction house run by Christian Lehrle
Floyd Medals - noted US dealer Jeff Floyd (formely a partner in FJP Auctions)
Worcestershire Medal Service - manufacturer of good quality full-size copies and miniature medals of the UK and other nations
Dix Noonan Webb - several well-illustrated sales of Orders, Decorations and Medals a year, plus numerous auctions of other collectables
The London Medal Company - fine array of UK and world medals
Thies and Johnson Military Auctions - new venture opening in America with some splendid German material
Universal Medals: Orders and Medals of the World - collector selling wide range of surplus items
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG, Osnabrück - fine array of ODM, especially from the German states, and also a coin dealer
Other Dealers & Auction Houses - all well worth a visit
Mearto - a searchable database of auction results from houses in Europe and the US (it does other fine art/antiques, this link is set to the 'medals' search)
Invaluable is an 'auction aggregator' which lets you keep track of loads of auctions in one place.
Roy Woolley - World Medals - nicely illustrated selection of British and foreign material.
Finnmedals International - dealer specialising in the medals of Finland
Dimitry Markov - includes a marvellous checklist of USSR Orders with pictures, statutes, etc.
André Huesken's Galerie d'Histoire - historical antiques, orders and medals.
Helmut Weitze's Militärische Antiquitäten und Antiquariat - specialist in German orders, decorations and medals of all periods, plus those of other nations.
Claus Philipp - the 'shop' contains a well-illustrated array of German and foreign awards, and full e-commerce facilities; you need to write (and pay for) auction catalogues.
Bretzendorfer - German site with a good range of international awards, some interesting stuff here.
Strandbergs Mynthandel & Aktiesamlaren AB - a Swedish dealer with varied and interesting stock
JK Militaria - medals worldwide, with specialisms in Canada, UK, Germany, Poland and international Red Cross awards; also uniforms, weapons and other militaria.
Der Rittmeister Militaria - specialist in Imperial (pre-1918) German artefacts, especially those connected with early aviation history.
Jamie Cross Militaria - comprehensive 3rd Reich site, with medals, paperwork and badges also British material including that relating to the British Fascist movement.
Bulgariana - site selling all manner of things Bulgarian, including medals
Schulman b.v. - coin & medals from the Netherlands and Europe
Medals of America - just about anything you might want in American medals, badges, rank insignia etc. Includes foreign awards authorised for wear in US uniform and a comprehensive listing of the various devices which may be worn on US medal ribbons.
Miles - Military Export Sales - mostly Italian uniforms and medals, with a few items from other European countries.
Dimitri Alexandrov - Russian antiques, Imperial memorabilia: includes uniforms, medals and badges. All beautifully illustrated.
Sydney Vernon - worldwide medals dealer, nice illustrated selection.
Trident - interesting collection of medals, badges and uniforms, with an accent on camouflage uniforms, and material from the Iron Curtain countries and South Africa.
Vimy Militaria - specialists in Canadian and Commonwealth medals, also some from other countries.
Elite Medal Sales - UK medals and groups; well-researched.
Black Cross Military Collectibles - specialist in German, American and World War II medals.
Frontier Medals and Collectibles - British, American and other medals, plus Hong Kong memorabilia.
Jeffrey Hoare Auctions - dealer in coins and militaria of Britain and the Commonwealth.
Adelaide Exchange - Medals, orders and decorations of the world - or at least, Germany (States, Empire, Third Reich and Democratic Republic), Austria and Great Britain.
Pieces of History - Primarily US medals, including commemoratives; also books, militaria and world-wide medals. Beautifully illustrated, full e-commerce site.
Time Traveller Collectibles - specialising in American and German material, but with a fine worldwide selection. They frequently sell via eBay.
Bigbury Mint - manufacturers of commemorative medals on behalf of e.g. veterans organisations and regiments.
Historik Orders Inc - US-based dealer in UK decorations and medals, someone who researches and presents material well.
Gary Somerfield - North West Medal - specialises in British and Canadian attributed items.
Eekelers-Centini Intl. BVBA - supplier of current European, NATO, UN, Belgian and French medals
The Battle Zone - medals and badges, aimed primarily at US Veterans. New insignia made to official specifications.
Tutto Militare - Articoli Militari & Militaria - badges, medals, ribbons... and a vast array of ceremonial uniforms
Bert's Sammlerecke - fine selection of Austrian and world medals, plus other militaria and postcards
Markus Bertram - dealer in German & world medals and militaria
WorldWide Medals - wide international catalogue, particularly good for Bulgaria and Romania
World War Military - Russian (Imperial & USSR) specialists, but with a range of other decorations & militaria too.
USA Military Medals - all medals and accessories to US Government specifications
Orders, Military Medals and Dutch Decorations - good and growing range of European (not just Dutch) awards
Fritz Rudolf Künker - Künker Auction House for Coins and Medals
Michael Autengruber - Orders of the World
Baldwin's - Primarily a coin auctioneer, but also handling worldwide medals in selected auctions.
Kube Auktionen - German auction house with beautifully-illustrated catalogues
For Merit - Russian dealer specialising in contemporary Russian medals, includes the regulations for most of the ones displayed in their information!
Auction SU - Russian on-line auction house with a range of Russian collectables including a VAST array of medals from all eras.
Militaria J.B. de Molay - Argentinan dealer with worldwide stock, concentrating on South America
Adolfo Martinez - Armas Antiquas e Militaria - an Argentinian dealer
CJ & AJ Dixon Ltd - Chris Dixon has over 40 years' experience in the business!
Militaria Berliner Auktionhaus - regular auctions of worldwide militaria & other goodies
De Winters Medals - a new business specialising in British Campaign medals and decorations especially to Gurkha, Guards and Royal Marines
Militaria Archiv Carsten Baldes - new German dealer
Albanian Corner - specialists in artefacts from Communist Albania
Namtvedt Design - creator & supplier of commemmorative medals for UN, NATO and EU service
Paul J. Bosco - New York based store carrying a magnificent range of table medals, as well as orders and decorations
Soviet Power - military uniforms, hats, badges, and other militaria... including medals
Antico Presidio - new Italian dealer, not much yet but shows promise!
Mouret - since 1860, providers of official French orders, decorations and medals, as well as selected foreign ones.
Medals of England - dealer in British decorations and medals
Auctions H.D. Rauch - Austrian-based coin, stamp and medal auctioneers
Auktionshaus von Zengen in Bonn, Germany - good on historical German material
Premium Militaria - a German dealer, specialising in 20th century mostly German items
Marway Militaria - Canadian dealer in militaria, insignia and medals
Militaria-Archiv Carsten-Baldes - mostly German (Imperial & Third Reich), updated every Friday.
Aberdeen Medals - well-illustrated selection of British and foreign medals
Online shop "Voensovtorg" - Russian store dealing in Russian Federation offical and unofficial medals, uniforms, etc.
Ordensammler - mostly German material
Militaria X - new militaria site from Jeremy Chandler in the United Kingdom
War & Son - Medal and Militaria dealers
Cultman Collectables - comprehensive collections of UK military and police medals, uniforms and other memorabilia
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - a leading auction and trading houses for coins and medals.
The Medal Guy - with British, German and World Medals
Mr. F.J. Haffmans Kunst & Antiekhandel - an business, situated in Utrecht, The Netherlands, which includes orders and medals in their stock.
Barnebys - a Swedish search engine for art and antiques, which harvests auction information on whatever you are looking for
Stephen Wheeler Medals - London-based dealer with a range of UK and international medals.
Russianmilitaria.com - a fine dealer site with an excellent range of Russian material.
Dimitri Markov (Medal Dealer) - Coins and Medals - items for sale
Dracomedals - orders, decorations and other militaria from around the world.
Orders-Medals - Dracomedals subsiduary site which concentrates solely on orders, decorations and medals worldwide
Universal Medals - fine array from around the world
Stephen Wheeler Medals - good range of UK and world medals
Pannonia Terra Numizmatika - Hungarian auctioneer, mostly coins but carries Austria and Hungarian ODM and occasional other European pieces.
Soviet Orders - site set up by long-time eBay trader Matt Jensen, from the Netherlands, complete with beautiful detailed images of his wares.
The Orient Treasures - site by Khaled Hussein with orders, decorations and medals from the Middle East, along with other items.
If you know of any good links, please let me know.
Page last updated: 30 March 2019