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WW1 - Original Cap Badge to the Guards Machine Gun Battalion
A WW1 issue die struck cap badge worn only 1917-18 by the Guards Machine Gun Battalion with original slider. much reproduced, this is a genuine example in very good condition with some service wear to the slider. A good stiff badge, well made. Circa 5cm by 5.1cm. Scarce. Redesignated 8th May 1918 as the Guards Machine Gun Regiment.
K&K Vol 1, No 923 refers.
Code: 59896Price: 75.00 GBP
WW1 - Scarce Black Watch (The Royal Highlanders ) NCOs Bi-Metal Glengarry Badge
Of three piece construction, the Wee Jimmy / St Andrew to the middle appears to be silver plated, star in white metal star with short scrolls, bronzy brass centre and sphinx. Two original lugs to rear. Lacessit spelling. Worn circa 1902 - 1937. Circa 7.6cm tall.
K&K Vol 1 No 657 refers.
Code: 59879Price: 75.00 GBP
The Royal Sussex Regiment Bi-metal Cap Badge
A nice toned example with original slider, two rectangular sweat / braising holes to the reverse of the scroll. Lightly polished but overall in very good condition. A very pleasing example.
Code: 59805Price: 8.00 GBP
WW1 Chinese Labour Corps ( CLC ) Cap Badge - Blade Fixings
A thin bronzed brass die struck badge with four original tabs to the reverse. As with most blades I would not recommend opening these up as they can become brittle with age. Almost black in colour, I personally would not attempt to clean it up. Rare.
The Chinese Labour Corps were a force of workers recruited by the British government in WW1 to free troops for front line duty by performing support work and manual labour.
Code: 59779Price: 175.00 GBP
The 8th (Cylist) Battalion The Essex Regiment Bi-Metal Cap Badge
A really good example with original slider to reverse and three braising / expansion holes to the reverse of the scroll. Seeded pattern to base of scroll below the sphinx (no battle honour Egypt, as worn by the 8th Cyclists. This unit was formed in 1911.
Code: 59700Price: 40.00 GBP
WW1 Original White Metal Cap Badge to the Guards Machine Gun Battalion - Slider
A WW1 issue die struck cap badge worn only 1917-18 by the Guards Machine Gun Battalion with original slider. much reproduced, this is a genuine example. Some service wear to crown, bullet ends and slider bent from wear. Some red added to the rose. A good stiff badge, well made, with good old yellow solder runs. Circa 5cm by 5.1cm. A hard badge to come by it you are looking for the genuine item.
K&K Vol 1, No 923 refers.
Large School of Musketry Brass Cap Badge, 1902 - 1929?
A large brass cap badge with original slider. Some traces of red material to back of crown, as presumably worn worn with a red cloth backing to crown. This has a more upright squatter appearance than the standard badge and more detail evident on the rifle butts. The crown is held on by small tabs. Versions of this have also been encountered with 2 / 4 lugs. In very good condition. Any information welcome.
Code: 59631Price: 45.00 GBP
Victorian / Edwardian South Lancashire Regiment ( Prince of Wales's Own Volunteers ) Bi-metal Cap Badge
A good stiff die struck cap badge with two original dark toned lugs to the reverse. Sharp detail. Reverse has 4 braising / expansion holes to the reverse. One lug slightly squashed but it is still functional.
Code: 59559Price: 22.00 GBP
Royal Ulster Rifles ( RUR ) White Metal Cap Badge, King's Crown
A good white metal die struck cap badge with original slider to the reverse.
KK Vol 1 No 691 refers.
Code: 59558Price: 20.00 GBP
WW1 The Buffs East Kent Regiment Brass Cap Badge
A been there, done that cap badge, lots of service wear, die-stamped brass on original slider.
Code: 59453Price: 8.00 GBP
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