Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps Blackened Brass Collar Badge
Smaller than the cap badge (see final photo for comparison) at circa 2.3cm tall and 2.6cm wide, with two original loops to the reverse (some twisting to left leaf but does not detract).
Worn in non-facing pairs, circa 1881 - 1947.
Renfrew et al, Vol 2 Nos 2140/2141 refer.
See 62776 for the cap badge.
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Indian Army - 7th Light Cavalry White Metal Cap Badge
A post 1922 die cast white metal example. Two original loops to the reverse. Some twisting to top left of lance otherwise in good condition.
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WW1 Indian Army 129 Baluchis Brass Shoulder TItle
One piece title with two original tomb stone style loops / fixings to the reverse. Possibly blackened at one point, but only traces of this remains to front otherwise in very good condition.
The 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis was an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army raised in 1846 as the 2nd Bellochee Battalion. It was designated as the 129th Duke of Connaught... read more
62nd Bengal Native Infantry Hat Badge Circa 1855 - 1857
A badge of this pattern is described in the Sir John Chapple Collection gifted to the National Army Museum. Cast in yellow brass with four fixing loops soldered to the reverse. Circa 7.3cms tall in good condition with no damage. The 62nd were disarmed in 1857 during the Indian Mutiny. Rare.
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WW2 Royal Indian Army Service Corps (RIASC) Officers / NCOs Cast Cap Badge
A good die cast brass example worn 1937-47. Looks to have been cast from an Officer's badge as makers stamp J.R. Gaunt, London can faintly be seen on the back. Two original loops to the reverse. In very good condition.
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1st Punjab Regiment Large Cast Bi-Metal Shoulder Belt Plate (SBP), screwposts
Indian Army - a large and imposing 1st Punjab Regiment Shoulder Belt Plate, Indian cast and of two part construction with a brass floret with kings crown to the top and a mounted metal elephant with Assaye tablet and Chinese dragon below. Two out of three screw posts remaining (one bent). Two old holes to either side of the elephant appear to have been filled in with lead solder. Worn 192... read more
Indian Army - 16th Bombay Native Infantry Regiment Brass Die Struck Glengarry Badge
A quality UK made yellow brass metal die struck cap badge with two original brass lugs to the reverse (east-west). Circa 5.9cm tall. Battle honour for Afghanistan. Worn 1882 - 1885 only (according the IMHS J.Chappell collection listing). Rare.
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Indian Army - 104th Wellesley Rifles Officers Hallmarked Silver Pouch Belt Badge, 1903 - 1922
A stunning hallmarked silver full dress belt plate as worn by officers of the 104th Wellesley Rifles from 1903 until 1922. With matching Birmingham Hallmarks with date letter 'f' for 1905 to front and to the reverse of the solid silver backplate and also maker's details 'JRG & S' (JR Gaunt & Sons). Three of three original screw posts to the reverse with their original retaining nuts and wash... read more
WW2 Burma Burmese Army Signals Cast Bi-Metal Collar Badge
In very good condition with two original loops to the reverse. Cast theatre made badge with white metal silver plated applied fittings. This pattern worn in this size as both a cap and left facing collar. Circa 1937 - 1948. Scarce.
See my item 62809 for a slidered version.
Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 1015 / Vol 2 No 2112 refers.
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19th King George Vs Own Lancers Silver Plated Officers Cap Badge
A die cast silver plated cap badge, most of silver plate to front has worn off but mainly now to the reverse. UK made cap badge with original broad slider with hole for stitching to cap. This pattern worn 1922 - 1947.
Please see an interesting lot to this unit listed below.
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