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Royal Malta Militia Other Rank 's helmet plate, circa 1889-1914

Royal Malta Militia Other Rank 's helmet plate, circa 1889-1914


A good die-stamped brass example on three toned black loops. Imperial crowned Maltese cross, the arms overlaid with a white metal four part scroll inscribed “Royal Malta Militia MDCCC”. Four braising holes to reverse.

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Code: 56659

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Scarce Federation of Malayan Home Guard / National Service Badge, circa 1948 - 1957

Scarce Federation of Malayan Home Guard / National Service Badge, circa 1948 - 1957


Malaysian National Service Home Guard badge Die-stamped chrome with painted flag Original pin back.

These were worn by the local HG villagers armed with shotguns etc., and the badge was worn on their everyday clothes.

A laurel wreath enclosing strap inscribed “Jawatan Perkhidmatan”, within the strap the Malaysian flag. Above the strap, joining the tops of t...  read more

Code: 55834

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HKVDC Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps Brass Shoulder Title

HKVDC Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps Brass Shoulder Title


Adopted in 1920, brass shoulder title with two original lugs to the reverse. Circa 5.5cm wide and 1.2cm tall.

Renfrew et al, Vol 1, No 868 refers.

Scarce

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Code: 55462

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Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps original Officers Silvered Mess Dress Badge, King's Crown

Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps original Officers Silvered Mess Dress Badge, King's Crown


Scarce small pattern die cast silver (unmarked) Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps original Officer's Silvered Mess Dress Badge, with original slider. Circa 3.1cm tall and 3cm wide. In excellent condition with sharp detail. Worn 1946 - 1952 only with King's Crown. Very scarce.

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Renfrew et al, Vol 1 no 888 refers.  read more

Code: 55392

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HKSRA Hong Kong Singapore -  Royal Artillery Brass Shoulder Title

HKSRA Hong Kong Singapore - Royal Artillery Brass Shoulder Title


Straight pattern, Circa 5.5cm wide and 1.2cm tall. Two hexagonal lugs to reverse. Good condition. Worn 1924 - 1947. Also worn on pagri behind a cloth red/blue diamond,

Renfrew et al, Vol 1, No 948 refers.  read more

Code: 55200

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Scarce Federation of Malaya Home Guard / National Service Badge, circa 1948 - 1957

Scarce Federation of Malaya Home Guard / National Service Badge, circa 1948 - 1957


An other ranks die-cast in brass with two original lugs to the reverse (one has some damage but still functional). These were worn by the local HG villagers armed with shotguns etc, and the badge was worn on their everyday clothes (my thanks to Stephen Risby for confirming this).

A laurel wreath enclosing strap inscribed “Jawatan Perkhidmatan”, within the strap the Malay...  read more

Code: 54581

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Malacca Volunteer Corps Brass Shoulder Title

Malacca Volunteer Corps Brass Shoulder Title


In good condition with two original lugs to the reverse. Circa 4.5cm wide and 1.5 cm tall (corrected from 1cm tall post sale). Worn circa 1922 to 1942.

Of Straits Settlements and Malay States interest, now Singapore and Malaysia. Malacca was a Malay enclave.


Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 797refers.  read more

Code: 54517

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Malacca Volunteer Rifles Brass Collar Badge, circa 1915 - 1942

Malacca Volunteer Rifles Brass Collar Badge, circa 1915 - 1942


Die struck collar badge. The two scrolls beneath read Malacca Volunteer Rifles, Firm but Few. Two original copper lugs to the reverse. Circa 3.2cm tall. In good condition with sharp detail. Scarce.

Of Straits Settlements and Malay States interest, now Singapore and Malaysia. Malacca was a Malay enclave.

Renfrew et al, Vol 1, No 794 refers.  read more

Code: 54484

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China Shanghai Volunteer Corps Gilt Brass Cap Badge

China Shanghai Volunteer Corps Gilt Brass Cap Badge


Other ranks cap badge with two original dark toned lugs to the reverse. Circa 3.4mm wide. In excellent sharp condition. Of Chinese interest and very scarce.

Renfrew et al, Vol 1, No 968 refers.  read more

Code: 54239

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Scarce British Asian Squadron King’s Colonials Boer War slouch hat badge

Scarce British Asian Squadron King’s Colonials Boer War slouch hat badge


.A very fine scarce die-stamped heavy and stiff yellow brass example. Elephant standing on scroll inscribed “British Asian”; palm trees in the background. Two loops to reverse (east - west). Some staining to front, which has mostly cleaned off as it was stained badly but cleaned off with some WD40. More elbow grease would no doubt remove it all, but I felt it would look just too good! A...  read more

Code: 53880

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