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Indian Army Cavalry - 3rd Skinners Horse Brass Shoulder Title
A scarce cast gilt brass shoulder title to the 3rd Skinners Horse. With two original loops to the reverse. In good condition.
Named 3rd Skinnerís Horse in 1903, the Regiment was sent to the Western Front, France, with the 7th (Meerut) Cavalry Brigade in late 1914, remaining there until their transfer back to India in 1916, then they were posted to the Loralai for service on the North West Frontier. They saw action during the Third Anglo-Afghan War of 1919.
Claude Stokes, intelligence officer for the Dunsterforce, was an officer with the 3rd Skinner's Horse.
It amalgamated with the 1st Duke of York's Own Lancers Skinner's Horse at Sialkot in June 1921 and so ceased to have a separate identity.
Code: 58301Price: 55.00 GBP
Indian Army - First Horse ( Skinner 's Horse ) Cast two part Collar Badge
An Indian cast Skinners Horse two part badge with two original lugs to the reverse. White metal rose applied to centre of lance pennants. Circa 3.1cm tall. Pre 1947. In very good condition.
Code: 58176Price: 22.00 GBP
Indian Army - Indian Army Veterinary Corps Bi Metal Cast Cap Badge
A nicely cast two part construction gilt brass with white metal centaur ( facing right ) to centre of star with King 's crown above and two original loops to the reverse. Circa 3.6cm tall. This title from 1925 onwards. Indian made but of good quality. Scarce pattern.
Code: 58170Price: 45.00 GBP
Indian Army - United Provinces Horse Silver & Gilt Officer 's Cap Badge - Gaunt London
A stunning officers cap badge, British made in die cast unmarked silver in with two part construction with gilt title overlay. Two original silver loops to the reverse. Maker 's stamp J.R,Gaunt London to reverse. Circa 3.1cm tall. In excellent condition. Worn circa 1920 - 1947.
Cox No 2664 refers.
Code: 58153Price: 125.00 GBP
Indian Army ( AFI ) Kolar Gold Fields Battalion Matched Pair of Officer 's Gilt Collar Badges, 1917 - 1947
A scarce Kolar Gold Fields Battalion matched pair of collar badges worn circa 1903-17. UK made die cast gilt brass, a crowned circlet with crossed hammer and pickaxe. Kolar Gold Fields Battalion designation applied from 1947 until Indian Independence. Circa 3cm tall with two original loops to the reverse of each. In very good condition.
Unit history: 1903 formed as the Kolar Gold Fields Rifle Volunteers on 23rd January from a detachment of the Bangalore Rifle Volunteers. In 1917 became 43rd Kolar Gold Fields Battalion, and in 1920 as the Kolar Gold Field Battalion (Infantry).
WW1 Indian Army - KGFV ( Kolar Gold Fields Volunteers ) Small White Metal Shoulder Title
A small white metal UK made / officer 's quality white metal shoulder title with two original lugs to the reverse. Slight twisting to lugs from service wear, otherwise in very good condition. Circa 33mm wide by 10mm tall.
The Kolar Gold Fields are believed to be the second deepest gold mines in the world. Situated at a distance of approximately 120km from Bangalore.
The unit was formed on 23rd January 1903 as the Kolar Gold Fields Rifle Volunteers from a detachment of the Bangalore Rifle Volunteers. In 1917 they became 43rd Kolar Gold Fields Battalion, and in 1920 redesignated on as the Kolar Gold Field Battalion (Infantry).
10th Baluch Regiment Officer 's Bullion Sun Helmet Pagri Cloth Badge
A gold bullion Roman numeral X on a blue rectangle on a diamond shaped red felt backing cloth. The backing cloth is 4cm by 4cm. In good condition for age.
The 10th Baluch Regiment was a regiment of the British Indian Army from 1922 to 1947.
Indian Army - Indian Mountain Artillery ( IMA ) bi metal shoulder title on white cotton slip on
White metal star applied to a brass I.M.A. with two integral tombstone style loops to the reverse suggesting Indian made with retaining cotter pin. Some red staining to white cotton material otherwise in very good condition and scarce.
Code: 57600Price: 55.00 GBP
Indian Army - Punjab Regiment Unmarked Indian Silver Pagri Badge
The Burmese Cinthe ( Lion Dog God ) with the numerals 15 above a scroll " Punjab Regiment " with original and functional pin fixing to the reverse. The Cinthe was attributed to the 8th Punjab Regiment, but its various battalions often had their own badge. the 8th Punjab Regiment had a 15th Battalion, raised and based in India in 1942, which was disbanded in 1947, which was a training battalion for NCOs. Appears to be cast unmarked Indian silver and is well made, heavy and with sharp detail. Circa 4.1cm tall.
Indian Army 130th Baluchis Bi-metal Shoulder Title - maker named
An attractive and scarce bi-metal die cast two piece shoulder title to the 130 Baluchis. With 2 integral lugs to the reverse. Faintly marked on the reverse with maker's details - J H Johnson & Co, Aligarh, U.P. The brass has been given a bronze finish, In good condition.
Code: 57598Price: 32.00 GBP
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