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Boer War Charm Pendant / Medallion Boer War Generals including Baden Powell

A small unmarked silver medallion / charm pendant , circa 16mm in diameter with small suspension loop. It depicts three small portraits of British Boer War Generals: Baden Powell, Buller and French. To the reverse, crossed rifles with a Victorian crown above. Nice detail for such a small item.

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Code: 57693Price:


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Boer War - Good Luck to the Australian Contingent Medallion 1899 - 1900

A gilded bronze (some wear to the gilt) medallion with hole at 12 o.clock for suspension ring (now absent). Obverse: Head of Queen Victoria surrounded by the words ' British Transvaal War '. Reverse: Crossed Flags with the dates 1899 and 1900 surrounded by the words ' Good Luck Attend Australian Contingents ' . Still in a sealed protective card and plastic covering. A bit worn, so condition NVF. Circa 23mm in diameter.

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Code: 57523Price:


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Colonel Robert G. Kekewich Photographic Boer War Commemorative Celluloid Tin Tinnie Button Badge

A scarce Boer War celluloid tin button badge with clear photograph of 'Colonel ' Robert G. Kekewich in army uniform, the reverse with original paper backing with maker's details "The Whitehead & Hoag Co. Newark, N.J. Patented July 17, 1894. April 14, 1896. July 21.1896." Very good clean condition, complete with pin fitting, minimal rust and foxing. Circa 22mm in diameter.

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Code: 57522Price: 15.00 GBP


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General Hector MacDonald - Photographic Boer War Commemorative Celluloid Tin Tinnie Button Badge

A scarce Boer War celluloid tin button badge with clear photograph of 'General Hector MacDonald' in army uniform, the reverse with original paper backing with maker's details "The Whitehead & Hoag Co. Newark, N.J. Patented July 17, 1894. April 14, 1896. July 21.1896." Very good clean condition, complete with pin fitting, minimal rust and foxing. Circa 22mm in diameter.

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Code: 57521Price: 12.00 GBP


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General Hildyard, Photographic Boer War Commemorative Celluloid Tin Tinnie Button Badge

A scarce Boer War celluloid tin button badge with clear photograph of General Hildyard, in army uniform, missing the reverse original paper backing but in the same style of others made by the Whitehead & Hoag Co. of Newark, N.J. Very good clean condition, complete with pin fitting. Circa 22mm in diameter.

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Code: 57520Price: 12.00 GBP


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Lieutenant - General Sir George White, V.C., G.C.B. Photographic Boer War Commemorative Celluloid Tin Tinnie Button Badge

A scarce Boer War celluloid tin button badge with clear photograph of General Sir George Stewart White V.C., G.C.B., in army uniform, the reverse with original paper backing with maker's details "The Whitehead & Hoag Co. Newark, N.J. Patented July 17, 1894. April 14, 1896." Very good clean condition, complete with pin fitting. Circa 22mm in diameter.

General White was in command of the troops in the Natal and was the gallant defender of Ladysmith in the Boer War.

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Code: 57519Price: 10.00 GBP


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Boer War - Kitchener 's Horse Brass Slouch Hat Badge

Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge with two brass wire loops to the reverse, as worn by Kitchener's Horse. Circa 3.3cm tall and 3.8cm wide. In very good condition. Worn 1900 - 1902. Scarce.

B23.18

Code: 57462Price: 155.00 GBP


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Boer War - WPMR - Western Province Mounted Rifles Brass Shoulder Title

Locally made brass shoulder title, cut sheet brass with 2 loops to reverse. 4.6ccm wide and 1.4cm tall. May also have been worn as a slouch hat badge. In good condition with some service wear.

B28.15

Code: 57461Price: 45.00 GBP


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Boer War - Lumsden 's Horse Bronzed Slouch Hat Badge ( Indian Army Formed Unit ).

A one piece bronzed Slouch Hat Badge, of good quality with two small original loops to the reverse. Circa 4.8cm wide by 3.3cm tall. Very good condition and scarce.

Lumsden's Horse was the name given to the Indian Mounted Infantry Corps, which was formed in Calcutta in 1899 by Lt Colonel Dugald Mactavish Lumsden of the Assam Valley Light Horse. The new corps was raised from volunteers from various existing Indian regiments, including the Assam Valley Light Horse. Colonel Lumsden contributed 50,000 rupees.

The Corps left Calcutta 250 strong in February 1900 to take part in the Second Boer War, under the command of Field Marshal Lord Roberts. The Corps took part in the march to Bloemfontein, the occupation of Johannesburg and Pretoria, the pursuit of de Wet, and the Barberton & De Kaap campaigns against the Boers.

Lord Curzon, Viceroy and Governor General of India placed a memorial tablet in St.Paul's Cathedral, Calcutta. It lists those of the Corps who died in action and in sickness.

B23.20

Code: 57460Price:


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Baden Powell Mafeking Relieved 1900 Pressed Glass Plate - Boer War Vintage, Scarce

An attractive pressed glass plate. Around the border the wording " Baden Powell " and in the centre " Besieged 7 months - 17 May 1900 - Relived ". No damage or chips. Usual stress/mould marks from pressed glass, plus minor surface wear. Circa 26cm in diameter. Scarce.

Code: 57346Price: 60.00 GBP

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