Grenadier Guards Grenade Brass Cap Badge Long slider ( clipped) - 16 flames
Unusual16 flames pattern with slider with original and long slider which has been clipped / squared off towards its end. In good condition.
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The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (42nd & 73rd Foot) - Victorian Issue Lacessit Spelling - Gaunt Tablet
A very pleasing die struck white metal badge with two original loops to the reverse (some slight bending to these). Victorian crown and sharp detail. Maker's tablet JR Gaunt London to reverse of crown. This version with the motto spelling "Lacessit" as opposed to the alternative version found "Lacesset". As is the case with all Black Watch badges there appears to be an inability to settle on th... read more
King's Royal Rifle Corps (KRRC) Blackened Brass Other Ranks Large Pattern Glengarry Badge, post 1881
Large post 1881 blackened brass die struck badge with two original loops to the reverse. Battle honours to Tel - el - Kebir. Circa 6.3cm tall and 4.7cm wide. Sharp detail with black finish in excellent condition. One very slight edge knock to bottom edge of Maltese cross, barely noticeable from the front.
K&K Vol 1, No 675 (but with a Victorian Crown).
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Victorian QVC King's Own Scottish Borderers (KOSB) Other Ranks Large Pattern White Metal Glengarry Badge - Gaunt Tablet
A good heavy quality early pattern die stamped white metal example with two of three original loops, the stub of the third remaining and located behind the crown. Circa 7.8cms tall. This is not a HPC or a converted HPC. Hard to find. The Victorian pattern crown worn 1887-1901, King's crown thereafter.
K&K Vol 1 Nos 626 refers.
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Suffolk Regiment Victorian / Edwardian Indian 'Officers' Mess' Servants / Orderlies Headdress Badge
A cracking example, a large, unmarked silver example with original and functional stout pin fitting to the reverse. Circa 5.5cms tall.
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Highland Light Infantry (HLI) Other Ranks White Metal Glengarry Cap Badge - Long Scroll Pattern
A die struck cap badge, not properly cut out on bottom section of the cross arms. Two original D style loops to the reverse. Allegedly these appeared during WW1 and possibly the long scroll is just a manufacturer's variation as opposed to signify a particular battalion or force (i.e. territorials). There are a number of variations found with and without die flaws.
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Scottish Gordon Highlander's Full Dress Sporran Silver Plated Badge Insignia
A finely di-struck white metal example which as been sliver plated and has its two original very long copper fixing loops to the reverse. Good sharp detail. Much re-produced but this example has some age to it. Lovely.
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The Green Howards ( Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment) (19th Foot) - 1st Pattern Other Ranks Bi-metal Cap Badge
A most attractive badge, die struck with two original dark toned lugs to the reverse and a number of braising / sweat / expansion holes to the reverse of the A. Some slight twisting to lugs otherwise in very good condition. This pattern worn until circa 1908.
K&K Vol 1 No 615 refers.
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Connaught Rangers Edwardian EDVII Issue Other Ranks Gilding Metal Cap Badge
Die struck gilding metal cap badge with two original loops the reverse (some squashing and slight bending to these but fully functional). Some minor bends to harp strings otherwise in very good condition. Worn circa 1902 - 1910 with loops.
K&K Vol 1 No 696 refer.
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Prince of Wales Leinster Regiment ( 100th & 109th Foot) Victorian / Edwardian Issue Bi Metal Cap Badge - with sweat holes
Made from bi-metal and in good condition with two original loops to the reverse and four sweat / brazing holes to the reverse (some filled in with braise). Circa 4.2cm tall. In very good condition with sharp detail. A very pleasing example.
K&K Vol 1 No 699 refers.
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