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12th (East Suffolk) Regiment Victorian OR’s glengarry badge circa 1874-81
An original die-stamped brass example, with only minor signs of service wear but the key to the top of the central tower appears to have been professionally re-applied at some point. Star surmounted by Castle and Key; on the star a strap inscribed “Montis insignia calpe. East Suffolk” with “12” to voided centre. Reverse with brass (not copper) loops, north - south. Original yellow brass patina.
K&K Vol 1 No 437 refers.
Code: 59817Price: 75.00 GBP
92nd Regiment of Foot ( Gordon Highlanders ) Piper's White Metal Glengarry Badge, 1868 - 1881
A quality white metal die struck badge with two original dark toned loops to the reverse. In excellent condition. Simply gorgeous.
Bloomer page 85 refers.
Code: 59413Price: 325.00 GBP
43rd Light Infantry Original Other Ranks Brass Pre- territorial Glengarry Badge 1855 - 1881
Yellow brass with two original brass lugs (east -west), an absolute cracker from an impeccable source. Strong original badge, not a Fox or later copy. Sharp detail. 5cm call and 5.5cm wide. From 1881 the Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
K&K Vol 1, No 498 refers.
Essex Regiment 2nd Pattern HPC with original King 's Crown Other Ranks Brass Helmet Plate
Worn circa 1903 to 1914. All lugs on both pieces original, present and collect. A lovely item.
Code: 58039Price: 80.00 GBP
Oxfordshire Light Infantry HPC
A brass helmet plate centre with all 4 original loops to reverse.
K&K Vol1 No 333 refers.
Code: 57804Price: 45.00 GBP
Early Gilt Light Infantry Officer Quality Ribboned Bugle Badge
An early unidentified pattern gilt die struck bugle with one of two loops remaining and this one has been squeezed together. Circa 3.7cm tall and 3.5cm wide. Gilt is bright but has some wear.
Code: 56305Price: 35.00 GBP
Large Georgian / Early Victorian Fused Cap Grenade British Pattern - Possibly Grenadier Guards / HAC / Royal Artillery, pre 1855
unidentified bronze grenade but similar to patterns being worn by the Grenadier Guards and Honourable Artillery Company ( H.A.C. ). Sew on rather than fitted with lugs (never has been), see the deliberate holes in the bottom edge of the flames. Note the unusual jaggered edges to the bottom of the flames Large at circa 9.7cm tall and 7.3cm wide. Rare item, any information welcome. Circa 1816 - 1855.
Code: 56167Price: 75.00 GBP
68th ( 1st Bn DLI ) Light Infantry Other Ranks Glengarry Badge, 1874 - 1881
An original and very clean heavy die struck version of this original glengarry badge, as worn by the predecessors of the 1st Battalion Durham Light Infantry, the 68th Light Infantry Regiment. Two strong and original brass loops to the reverse (one larger and longer in the mouth of the bugle), and correctly positoned. A copper tone to it rather than a yellow gilding metal, but spot on nevertheless. Circa 5cm tall and 5.7cm wide. Very good condition and scarce.
Whilst pre-Territorial Glengarries have been profusely copied, an original example like this is hard to come by. Nor is it a turn of the century 'Fox' restrike.
K&K Vol 1, No 530 refers.
British Indian. 105th (Madras Light Infantry) Regiment, OR’s glengarry badge and matched facing collar badges circa 1874-1881
105th (Madras Light Infantry) Regiment, OR’s glengarry badge and matched facing collar badges set, worn circa 1874/6-1881. A good die-stamped gilt example of all three. Crowned coiled bugle horn; lined ‘105’ to voided centre. Brass lugs East and West to badge. (K&K Vol 1 , No 582). Collar badges are fitted with two original copper lugs, East and West (Chruchill No 1388 refers, 2nd pattern variety as worn 1876 - 1881 only).
In 1861 the 2nd Madras (European) Regiment was transferred to the British Establishment as the 105th (Madras Light Infantry) Regiment, becoming the 2nd Battalion, The King’s Own Light Infantry (South Yorkshire Regiment) in 1881. An attractive but scarce set.
Code: 55227Price: 185.00 GBP
79th Regiment of Foot ( Cameron Highlanders ) Scarce Other Ranks Humel Bonnet Badge
Worn circa 1850 as worn on the Humel Bonnet, usually with the separate numerals "79" in white metal below. However, numerals no longer present. Two original dark toned lugs, some twisting with service wear, but a scarce early badge. Circa 5cm tall and 4.5cm wide. Would benefit from a light clean otherwise in good condition.
Bloomer P97 refers.
Code: 54987Price: 65.00 GBP
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