Unidentified Matched Pair of Bullion Collar Badges - USA American Corps of Engineers? OTC? Religeous organisation?
Any help in identifying the attached would be much appreciated. In very good condition, nicely padded, and circa 28mm wide and 32mm tall including black felt backing
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WW2 France: Vichy Legion Francaise des Combattants lapel badge
Vichy France Legion Francaise des Combattants lapel badge in aluminium. Circa 1940 - 1945.
A small scarce enamel and aluminum Legion Francaise des Combattants (LFC) lapel badge with original lapel fixing. Enamel undamaged.
The Vichy made lapel badge makers details on reverse - 'J. Decat, Abrest, Vichy' and 'Beraudy Vaure, Ambert'. Circa 25mm high.
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WW2 Netherlands Dutch Army Free Forces Bronze OSD Cap Badge - Blades
Bronze die cast WWII officer's cap badge with original blades to the reverse. The Royal Lion of the House of Orange above a scroll "Nederland". In very good condition (some verdigris to the reverse) and scarce.
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Guyana Defence Force Brass Cap Badge
The GDF was formed on 1 November 1965. Members of the new Defence Force were drawn from the British Guiana Volunteer Force (BGVF), Special Service Unit (SSU), British Guiana Police Force (BGPF) and civilians. Training assistance was provided by British instructors.
In January 1969, the GDF faced their first test when the Rupununi Uprising, a bloody separatist movement in southern... read more
Unidentified WW1 era Continental Shako Cockcade Pompom 3D - German / Austrian / Hungarian ?
In very good condition for age. Any information / ID most welcome.
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USA American Military Government in Korea Shoulder Sleeve Insignia (SSI) Patch
In good unissued condition. Korean War to Present.
Brian Davis "US Army Cloth Insignia 1941 to Present" Fig 625 refers (He describes this as 'Rare')
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Eire Irish Army Brass Cap Badge with Green Felt Backing Cloth
A finely detailed die struck and voided brass cap badge with two original long loops to the reverse (east - west). Original dark green felt backing, one area of edge wear to felt otherwise in good condition.
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WW2 Free Czechoslovak Army Enamel 2 PESI PLUK (Infantry Regiment) 1940 badge pin lapel - maker marked Miller
A scarce original wartime period British made 'Free Czech Army 2 PESI PLUK 1940 badge'; Coat of Arms of Czechoslovakia bearing lion within a shield, superimposed over crossed Czech and Slovak flags with embossed title scroll, turret and 1940 within and 'AGDE' area to the base; the reverse impressed with maker's details 'H.W.MILLER Ltd B'Ham 18'. Very good condition, complete with original pin f... read more
German - DRKS (DEUTCHES REICH KLEINKALIBER SCHUTZEN) Shooting Badge Pin Award Trophy
A bronzed brass metal .22 calibre small bore shooting badge. With original pin fitting and in very good condition, with minor wear to finish.
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Maginot Line French Brooch Pin Badge - They Shall Not Pass!
An attractive badge, the part voided version with original pin. Silver washed with brass showing through on high-points. 36mm in diameter. Sharp detail but with a small hole at 6 o'clock, possibly for the attachment of a safety chain.
The motto "On ne passe pass" (They shall not pass) was most famously used during the Battle of Verdun in World War I by French General Robert Nivel... read more