The Royal Scots Other Ranks Bi-Metal Pagri Badge - Slider
A scarce badge, with original slider, not as long as that encountered on pre 1906 examples, so probably WW1 vintage. Condition is not great as slider has been bent back to make a hook, no doubt to facilitate a firmer grip of the pagri cloth, and this manipulation has distorted the central device which has popped off a bit on the left side of the circlet from the white metal star, not discernabl... read more
3GR 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles Blackened Brass Shoulder Title - 2nd Battalion
An early and unusual die struck title with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 3.9cms wide and 1.7cms tall. In good overall condition. Believed to have been worn from 1900 - 1920s by the 2nd Battalion only (see page 46 of publication below).
Gurkha Museum Publication "Insignia of the 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles, fig. 3GR F8B refers.
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5th Dragoon Guards Officers Sterling Silver Cap Badge - Gaunt
A die cast sterling silver cap badge with two original long silver loops to the reverse. Stamped Sterling and maker marks JRG&S for JR Gaunt & Son. Silver dark toned but detail is sharp. King's crown. Worn 1922 - 1952. A cracker!
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Royal Corps of Transport (RCT) Full Dress Band Shako Helmet Plate
A large and impressive band badge as worn on a specially designed band shako (similar to those of the 1860s) and worn 1974 - 1993. EIIR to centre, with three of three original loops to the reverse. Circa 9.7cms tall. It looks really well made but is actually silver paint over a chrome star (slight darkening to silver paint finish on the star ray tips) otherwise in superb condition with no dam... read more
T / Y / Lanark - Scottish Lanarkshire Yeomanry One Piece Brass Shoulder Title
A one piece brass shoulder title with three original loops to the reverse. Tracess of dried polish otherwise in very good condition. Worn from 1908 - 1920.
Westlake No 247 refers.
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The Devonshire Regiment Officer's OSD Bronze Cap Badge - Blades
In good condition with two original blades to the reverse. As ever, I do not recommend playing with the blades as they get brittle with age.
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St Andrews / OTC / University One Piece Gilt Brass Shoulder Title
WW1 period one piece shoulder title with two original loops to reverse. In very good condtion.
Westlake No 1649 refers.
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WW1 West Bromwich (South Staffordshire) Volunteer Rifle Corps (VRC / VTC) White Metal Cap Badge
A die struck white metal cap badge with original slider. The design is the Stafford Knot with a King 's crown above (worn by the Staffordshire Yeomanry in gilding metal). In very good condition with sharp detail. Circa 1914 - 1915.
Westlake confirms they wore grey-green uniforms with bronze general service buttons with no shoulder titles or collar badges. The grey-green c... read more
East Yorkshire (formerly 15th Foot) Regiment Mess Waiter's Button
A large button at 27mm in diameter, open backed with fixed shank and maker marked Firmin & Sons Ld, St Martins Lane, London. Some wear to silver plate, a small ding and some light staining to front otherwise in good condition. Circa 1894 - 1908 (with this address to the reverse). Scarce.
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The Green Howards ( Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment ) Matched Pair of Embroidered Cloth Shoulder Titles
Removed from uniform, but otherwise in good condition and a nice pair.
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