Edwardian Express Motor Cap Company Brass Cap / Collar Badge
A die struck brass cap / collar badge with two original toned loops to the reverse. Circa 3.3cms tall. Slight loss of detail from polishing otherwise in very good condition and rare. Pre WW1. The first London cab driver worked for this company - see below:
The Story of London's "Number 1 Taxi driver"
James 'Jimmy' Michael Howe was a veteran of the cab trade.... read more
Coldstream Guards Other Ranks Full Dress Ceremonial Waist Belt
White Buff leather belt with all its brass fixings including a matching brass Waist Belt Clasp (maker marked). Only very light polishing to centre of the WBC. Blue union jack flag to inside tab. In very good overall condition.
On account of the weight will only post to a UK address.
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WW1 1915 British Army Officer Mark V Pocket Compass
A scarce and good early example of the pocket watch style compass engraved "Anglo Swiss Association London V 41169, 1915" along with the military arrow showing it to have been issued into service, mounted in a full hunter case which is in excellent dent free condition which is nickel plated on the inside and polished brass on the outside (possibly all once nickel plated but polished back to the... read more
Royal Household Gilding Metal Martingale Horse Furniture Ornament Badge, c1837- 1901
A very neat die struck and voided Royal Household badge. The Royal Crest with Queen Victoria Crown (QVC) within the Garter HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE. 4 single retaining wires to the reverse (one of two pairs remaining on each securing point). Some polishing to the face of the lion otherwise in very good condition. Circa 7.8cm tall and 3.9cm wide. Scarce.
Whilst this looks like th... read more
Crimean War Research Society (CWRS) Members Enamel Lapel Pin Badge Brooch
An attractive design, a relatively modern issue, with pin fixings. In good overall condition.
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Scotland Scottish Kings Body Guard RCA (Royal Company of Archers) Gilt Brass Bonnet Badge
Post 1902 brass badge with two original loops to the reverse. Owner informs me the badge was the property of a one A.K. McIntosh Corps number 9503, but I cannot confirm this as the badge is just the badge. Gilt finish back to brass otherwise in good condition. Circa 6.5cms tall.
See the following URL for more information on the corps:
https://www.royal.uk/roya... read more
Original Sepia Postcard Photograph of London & South Western Railways (LSWR) Steam Locomotive and Tender No 678 and Railway workers / management suitably flat capped!
A wonderful sepia image, original and postally unused. Some minor foxing to the reverse.
The LSWR T6 class was a class of express passenger 4-4-0 steam locomotives designed for the London and South Western Railway by William Adams. Ten were constructed at Nine Elms Locomotive Works between 1885 and 1886.
The class were numbered 677–686, and were a development of t... read more
Masonic - Cheshire, Past Provincial Assistant Grand Director of Ceremonies Royal Arch chapter collar jewel
In very good second hand condition with bright gilt and maker marked Toye Kenning & Spencer Ltd, London.
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Royal Princesses Visit to South Africa 1947 Gilt and Enamel Bar pin badge
Princess Elizabeth and her sister Princess Margaret featured in side profile on pin badge souvenir. It is rare to find the two sisters depicted together in this way. Good condition and pin original and functional.
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Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Brass Duty Plate
An unissued example in superb condition, marked "Duty" to the reverse and maker marked FN Narborough, Birmingham. Pre 1952 with king's crown to cap badge imprint.
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