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Oxfordshire Light Infantry Other Ranks Boer War Period Cut Down Pagri Pugaree Sun Helmet Flash

Oxfordshire Light Infantry Other Ranks Boer War Period Cut Down Pagri Pugaree Sun Helmet Flash

Cut down from the shoulder epaulette and edged with a white border. Heavily woven white on scarlet, some edge wear removed from uniform. Circa 4.5cm square. As worn from 1900 - 1908 on the pugaree. Rare. Note: The reference to Buckinghamshire was not added until 1908.

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Code: 65601

145.00 GBP

Boer War Era Royal Home Counties / Royal Northern Reserve Regiment Gilt Cap Badge

Boer War Era Royal Home Counties / Royal Northern Reserve Regiment Gilt Cap Badge

A lovely example, die struck with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 4.9cms wide and 4.8cms tall. Sharp details with all twiddly bits present and correct. QVC Crown. Pre 1902.

Worn by both Home Counties Regiment and Royal Northern Regiments.

K&K Vol 1 No 1128 refers.

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Code: 65573

48.00 GBP

1st Battalion Essex Regiment Boer War Made Souvenir Large Silk Handkerchief

1st Battalion Essex Regiment Boer War Made Souvenir Large Silk Handkerchief

In exceptional condition for age, and printed on the finest silk. Made in Maritzburg, South Africa, with dates of engagements up to 26th February 1901. Folded, but clean and in lovey condition with no foxing, damage or repairs. The very slightest blemish on one border, otherwise it is as good as the day it was made. Large at 20 inches square. Some enterprising printer has targeted the soldiers ... read more

Code: 61602

85.00 GBP

Boer War Vintage Imperial Yeomanry Slouch Hat / Shoulder Title

Boer War Vintage Imperial Yeomanry Slouch Hat / Shoulder Title

Separate brass letters but matching, on retaining brass backing plate with cotter pin. Letters circa 2.1cms tall. Some service wear to letters.

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Code: 65122

55.00 GBP

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

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

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

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Code: 65095

55.00 GBP

Anglo - Boer War Damants Horse (DH) Tigers Brass Slouch Hat Badge

Anglo - Boer War Damants Horse (DH) Tigers Brass Slouch Hat Badge


A rare small Damant's Horse sheet brass theatre made slouch hat badge with two original loops the reverse. the "Tiger", being the Rimington Tigers(Guides) previously. Worn from 1901 to 1902 only. Circa 3.4cms tall.

The unit was raised in South Africa originally Rimington's Guides. They wore Leopard skin on their slouch hat, and rather incongruously were known as "Rimi... read more

Code: 64918

275.00 GBP

Anglo - Boer War BMI Bethunes Mounted Infantry Brass Slouch Hat Badge

Anglo - Boer War BMI Bethunes Mounted Infantry Brass Slouch Hat Badge

A large theatre made slouch hat badge. Circa 4.7cms wide and 2.1cms tall. Long tangs to the reverse to accommodate begin worn in a slouch hat. The smaller versions encountered have short thin round loops, synonymous with being worn as a shoulder title, but no doubt they could have been interchangeable. Slight staining, otherwise in very good condition.

Not in Owen. The fin... read more

Code: 64915

225.00 GBP

Boer War Peace Medallion - Tynemouth ( Northumberland ) Friendly Society - Lord Roberts

Boer War Peace Medallion - Tynemouth ( Northumberland ) Friendly Society - Lord Roberts

Scarce finely cast pewter medallion in shape of Maltese cross, 38mm tall included fixed suspension ring, almost mint, never seen one in quite as good condition as this. A lovely item.

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Code: 61605

75.00 GBP

Boer War City Imperial Volunteers (CIV) Boer War Envelope Cover - Perkins 1st Volunteer Battalion The Middlesex Regiment

Boer War City Imperial Volunteers (CIV) Boer War Envelope Cover - Perkins 1st Volunteer Battalion The Middlesex Regiment


Envelope (no contents) posted from South Africa in September 1900 to an address in London, one penny Queen Victoria stamp with frank cancellation of British Army Post Office (35?) South Africa, dated 27 Sept 00, and back stamped 19 Oct 00. Envelope in top left corner is annotated as being from W.H. Perkins, No 353, C.I.V., "on active service". Some minor tears and folded, otherwise in g... read more

Code: 61458

45.00 GBP

Pro Boer Republic Transvaal / Orange Free State Art Postcard - Kruger & Joubert

Pro Boer Republic Transvaal / Orange Free State Art Postcard - Kruger & Joubert

Postally used, posted in 1899 from Zurich, Switzerland. Unable to translate message or address, but card is in excellent condition, especially as it has been posted. The Swiss stamp has some minor wear to top border. Scarce.

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Code: 58969

40.00 GBP

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