Malay Federation Engineers Bi-Metal Cap Badge (1st Pattern)
Die cast in brass gilding metal with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 1953 - 1957 only. Circa 4.1cm tall. Not listed in either Renfrew et al, Volume 1 or 2. Possibly an officer or Senior NCO issue as I have previously sold a brass only version (see item 59585).
I was contacted by an expat soldier who wore this pattern in 1956 with 76 Federal Field Squadron (later 1st E... read more
Malay Federation Engineers Brass Gilding Metal Cap Badge (2nd pattern)
Die cast in brass gilding metal with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 4.1cm tall. This version has all the text in Malay. Slight stain to garter scroll otherwise in very good condition.
Malay Federation Signals Regiment Bi Metal Cap Badge
An attractive badge with a bird (a Tern) to centre flying above a globe in white metal within a brass circlet Federation Signals below a Malay Crown. Motto scroll below is in English and Malay "Swift and Sure". Not found this in either volume of Renfrew et al. An attractive design, die cast and of two part construction, in very good condition with two original small brass loops to the rever... read more
Singapore Royal Engineers Volunteers QEII Issue Other Ranks Gilding Metal Cap Badge, 1953- 1963
A scarce Singapore Royal Engineers (Volunteers) ERII ORs brass gilding metal cap badge. Die-stamped crowned title circlet resting in wreath of laurel that carries a large letter " V " above the motto scroll. with original slider stamped JR Gaunt London (no full stop). In unissued condition. Period of wear 1953 - 1963 only.
Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 742 refers.
WW2 STC Singapore Technical Corps Brass Shoulder Title
Shoulder title worn by Singapore Technical Corps circa 1930 to 1942. This was a uniformed formation of civilian specialists that assisted the armed forces during times of emergency. Lugs have been crudely soldered on. These do not look like replacements, but rather suggest an item of local manufacture. Circa 4.2cm wide and 1.3cm tall.
Renfrew et al, Vol 2, No 1964 refers.... read more
Malayan Volunteer Infantry Matched Facing Matched Collar Badges
Cast in brass with a gilt finish, with two original lugs to the reverse. A cracking pair of collar badges. Good quality and scarce. Worn 1915 - 1936 only.
Renfew et al, Nos 764 & 765 refer.
Australian Army - 4th Cavalry Regiment All Ranks Bullion Cap Badge, 1978 - 1981
A bullion badge in unissued condition. Some small tape marks to reverse where removed from an album. Circa 6.3cm tall including black backing felt. Slightly padded.
This regiment was formed in 1971. Allegedy they wore the corps RAAC hat badge until around 1978 when all members were officially issued the bullion beret badge (see attached picture). They could also privately pu... read more
Royal Malta Artillery Other Ranks Bi-Metal Cap Badge, King's Crown
A good scarce die stamped bi-metal example, worn circa 1902-53. Slider and strengthening bar and braising holes to the reverse. Probably a replacement slider but neatly done.
Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Bronze Rising Sun Cap Badge
In very good condition with two original loops to the reverse (one slightly flattened to a D shape).
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Federated Malay States Small Gilt Artillery Beret Badge
A small but very finely detailed gilt cap badge with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 4cm tall and 4.8cm wide. In excellent condition. Does not appear in Renfrew. Worn in 1950s.
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