Federated Malay Armed Forces Maintenance Corps Officer's Matched & Facing Cast Bi Metal Collar Badges
Of two part bi metal cast metal matched and facing collar badges of riveted construction, Gilt in lovely bright condition with riveted silver plated overlay, with two original loops to the reverse. A tiger superimposed on crossed Kris and Scabbard with the 11 pointed federation star above. Circa 3.2cms tall. In lovely condition. See my item 66339 for the matching cap badge.
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Indian Army - Reserve Battalion Burma Burmese Military Police Officers cap badge
A scarce die cast silver plated example on its original loops (north - south). Some minor wear to plated finish on the highpoints otherwise in good condition. Circa 1930s.
Renfrew et al Vol 2 No 2105 refers (but this one silver plated).
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Ceylon Defence Force Staff Brass Cap Badge, Kings Crown
A small die stamped brass badge on its original slider. In very good condition. Rare.
The Ceylon Defence Force replaced the Ceylon Volunteer Force in 1910 until independence in 1949. Now known as Sri Lanka.
Renfrew et al, Vol 1, No 1119 & Cox No 1016 refer.
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WW1 Australian Field Artillery (AFA) (Militia) Oxidised Black Brass Slouch Hat Badge - Larger Pattern
A large die struck badge circa 64mm high by 42mm across. An exploding grenade with a towed field gun facing right over Southern Cross stars on the centre ball and surrounded by a wreath. At the base a scroll 'AUSTRALIA'. The blackened finish was a wartime finish (brass, coppered and oxidised) and places it from about 1915 onwards. wearing this badge in 1922. Earlier brass versions worn by ... read more
Australia - 27th Infantry Battalion The South Australian Scottish Regiment Cap Badge
Good scarce die-stamped silvered rising sun with central 27 on tri-part scroll, maker marked Stokes. Two original loops, in good very condition.
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WW1 / WW2 Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Generic Rising Sun Cap Badge and Collar Badges
Bronze cap and collars. The collars are not matching as one has a slightly larger crown which is also voided. All with original loops.
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Malayan Federation Armoured Car Regiment Officer's cap badge, worn pre 1960
A scarce gilt and silver plated example on original loops. Exceptionally fine quality and delicate design, certainly not a mass produced item. Circa 3.6cms wide and 3.7cms tall. Crossed Kris on a horseshoe with mailed fist and engraved title scroll (there was an earlier pattern which lacked the horseshoe but was considered too delicate). Rare.
Formed 1st September 1952 and affi... read more
Scarce Federation of Malaya Home Guard / National Service Badge, circa 1948 - 1957
An other ranks die-cast in brass with two original lugs to the reverse. These were worn by the local HG villagers armed with shotguns etc, and the badge was worn on their everyday clothes.
A laurel wreath enclosing strap inscribed “Jawatan Perkhidmatan”, within the strap the Malaysian flag. Above the strap, joining the tops of the wreath, a scroll inscribed “National Service”, be... read more
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 the 1950s.
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