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Essex Imperial Yeomanry Large Pattern Brass Button

Essex Imperial Yeomanry Large Pattern Brass Button

Circa 22mm in diameter, fixed shank, maker marked " S.B. Ltd, England ". Looks other ranks rather than officer's quality. Not seen this maker mark before. 1902 - 1908. Scarce.

C17.1  read more

Code: 58286

12.00 GBP

1st Shropshire ( Shrewsbury ) Rifle Volunteers Shropshire Officer 's  Large Pattern Silver Plated Button

1st Shropshire ( Shrewsbury ) Rifle Volunteers Shropshire Officer 's Large Pattern Silver Plated Button

Large pattern silver plated button, fixed shank, maker marked Jennens & Co, London, circa 25mm in diameter. Victorian crown with a central bugle with the No 48 between the stings. The garter strap as the designation 1st Bat Shropshire Rifles Volunteers. Some light tarnishing and some wear to silver plate on the high points of the button. Scarce.

The No 48 was the precedence ...  read more

Code: 57844

45.00 GBP

North York Volunteers Large Pattern White Metal Button

North York Volunteers Large Pattern White Metal Button

Circa 23mm in diameter, fixed shank and maker marked J& B Pearse & Co, London. North Riding of Yorkshire interest. In very good condtion.

B54.2  read more

Code: 57957

35.00 GBP

Victorian Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry ( Prince of Wales Own) Officers Large Pattern White Metal Button

Victorian Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry ( Prince of Wales Own) Officers Large Pattern White Metal Button

Circa 24mm in diameter, fixed shank and backmarked Firmin & Sons Ld, London. Some signs of wear to reverse (slightly pushed in), but front in very good condition. Pre 1902.

Ripley No 324 refers.

A70.7  read more

Code: 55800

15.00 GBP

Berwick on Tweed Police Large Pattern White Metal Button, pre 1921

Berwick on Tweed Police Large Pattern White Metal Button, pre 1921

Large pattern white metal button with fixed shank, backmarked Extra Quality. Circa 27mm in diameter. In good condition with sharp detail and minor tarnishing. Scarce.

The with the Berwick-upon-Tweed police were merged into Northumberland Police in 1921.
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A9.3(1/2)

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Code: 55409

SOLD

Berwick on Tweed Police Large Pattern White Metal Button, pre 1921

Berwick on Tweed Police Large Pattern White Metal Button, pre 1921

A scarce early police button, circa 26mm in diameter, fixed shank and maker marked Gardiner and Company, London. The central device of bear and tree is the town's crest.

The Berwick-upon-Tweed police were merged into Northumberland Police in 1921.
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A9.3(2/2)

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Code: 58370

SOLD

19th Foot (North Yorkshire Regiment) Georgian Pewter  Open Back Tunic Button, c.1820-1830

19th Foot (North Yorkshire Regiment) Georgian Pewter Open Back Tunic Button, c.1820-1830

Circa 18mm in diameter, fixed shank and maker marked "Nutting London". '19' below a Georgian crown.

Apparently a crown was added above the 19 on the post 1820 examples, dating this to between 1820 - 1830. Some heavy scratches to front, although superb condition to reverse, especially the original shank. Rare.

Comm DaSm  read more

Code: 64835

48.00 GBP

19th Foot (North Yorkshire Regiment)  Copper / Brass Tunic Button, c.1830 - 1855

19th Foot (North Yorkshire Regiment) Copper / Brass Tunic Button, c.1830 - 1855

Circa 19.5mm in diameter, fixed shank, maker marked "Nutting London". Closed back button made from a copper alloy / brass.

Apparently a crown was added above the 19 on the post 1820 examples and given this is closed back, it would date it from 1830 - 1855.

See also my item 64835 for an earlier pattern.

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Code: 64836

40.00 GBP

Montgomeryshire Yeomanry Cavalry (MYC) Officers Silver Plated Large Pattern Button

Montgomeryshire Yeomanry Cavalry (MYC) Officers Silver Plated Large Pattern Button

Circa 25mm in diameter, fixed shank, maker marked Firmin & Sons Ld, 108 St Martin's Lane, London. Silver plate dark toned and some minor wear to the plate finish on the highpoints. A rare button.

Ripley/Darmanin "Yeomanry Buttons 1830 - 2000" Figure 151 refers (found in silver, white metal, gilt, brass and bronze).

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Code: 64257

35.00 GBP

Pre WW1 Motor Volunteer Corps (MVC) Officers Silver Plated Button

Pre WW1 Motor Volunteer Corps (MVC) Officers Silver Plated Button

A very rare silver plated officer's button, circa 25mm in diameter with a strong fixed shank and maker marked I & B Pearce & Co, who were a small London based firm. In superb condition.

The Motor Volunteer Corps existed for 3 March 1903 until it was officially disbanded on the 26th July 1906.

Their Latin motto "Subito" means Suddenly. The corps was a small unit ...  read more

Code: 64261

65.00 GBP