WW1 Northamptonshire Regiment Other Ranks Bi-Metal Cap Badge
An early second pattern castle ( standard pattern ) with original slider to reverse and three sweat / braising holes to reverse of the scroll. Die struck badge with good sharp detail. Stiff, solid badge in very good condition. Circa 4.3cm tall.
See my item 60033 for the WW1 economy version.
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The Devonshire Regiment Other Ranks Bi-Metal Cap Badge
Bi-metal die struck cap badge with original slider (bent upwards) to the reverse. Three braising / sweat holes visible to the reverse. In very good condition.
K&K Vol 1 No 602 refer.
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WW1 / WW2 The East Surrey Regiment Other Ranks Bi-Metal Cap Badge, Kings Crown
An earlier pattern badge with original slider and seven expansion / braising / sweat holes to the reverse (one large one which is behind slider). A great badge. Circa 4.2cm tall.
K&K Vol 1 No 640 refers.
See item 60054 for the Victorian flat topped pattern crown on lugs and item 57842 for the slidered version of the same.
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WW1 Motor Machine Gun Corps (MMG) Other Ranks Bi-Metal Cap Badge
In near mint condition with original slider and braised MMG in white metal mounted to the front. Top of crown present but pushed back.
A much copied badge, this badge does not have the die flaw found on most copies, nor is the MG voided as found also on most copies and the MMG is front mounted, again most copies have it mounted with large tabs on the reverse of the crossed gun... read more
East Yorkshire Regiment (15th Foot) WW1 All Brass Economy Version Cap Badge
Die struck in brass. Original slider but this has been much bent out of shape otherwise in good condition. Gaylor confirms there was an all brass version.
K&K Vol 1 No 609 refers.
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Royal Irish Fusiliers (RIF) 2 part Bi-metal Cap Badge with White Metal Coronet
A bi-metal grenade cap badge with original slider to the reverse with and a separate die struck white metal coronet with two original loops. The grenade has a single sweat / braising / expansion hole and also a small strengthening strip to neck of grenade, as manufactured. In very good condition and mounted on a rectangular panel of khaki cloth for display.
K&K Vol 1 No 694 ref... read more
WW1 Black Watch (The Royal Highlanders) Other Ranks White Metal Cap Badge
Die struck with two original loops to the reverse (some twisting to them from service wear. ‘Lacessit’ spelling. This pattern worn until 1936.
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Scottish Gordon Highlanders White Metal Sporran Purse Badge, king's crown issue
Die cast white metal in good condition with two original loops to the reverse (some service wear to loops). Slight loss of detail from polishing. Circa 3.5cms tall. Scarce.
Churchill No 1726 refers, but this one is earlier and worn 1902 - 1956.
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WW1 Northumberland Fusiliers Other Ranks Brass Cap Badge
A very good die struck gilding metal condition with original slider. Worn 1910 - 1936.
Col D Wood (Edn 2) No 170 refers.
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