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Straight Settlements (Singapore) Penang Volunteers Bi Metal Cap Badge

Straight Settlements (Singapore) Penang Volunteers Bi Metal Cap Badge

Die struck with two original loops to the reverse. Circa 4.8cms tall. In very good condition. Worn 1902 - 1921.

The corps was comprised European, Malay and Chinese infantry companies which, at the outbreak of WW1, had a combined strength of 300.

Cox confirms worn in bi-metal also and into sizes, this being the smaller pattern (1025). Collar badges were of a dif... read more

Code: 64308

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WW2 Indian Ocean -  Mauritius Territorial Force (MTF) Brass Gilding Metal Cap Badge

WW2 Indian Ocean - Mauritius Territorial Force (MTF) Brass Gilding Metal Cap Badge

Die struck with two original loops to the reverse. In good condition and scarce. Worn 1939 - 1945. Two battalions in WW2. The Mauritius stag was introduced by the Dutch.

Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 1175 refers.

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Code: 64307

75.00 GBP

Royal Hong Kong Defence Force White Metal Cap Badge, King's Crown

Royal Hong Kong Defence Force White Metal Cap Badge, King's Crown

Locally made neatly cast and detailed with sharp detail and two original copper loops to the reverse.
Circa 5.8cms tall. Worn 1st May 1951 - 1952 only, before a change of crown. The force consisted of all three services, viz - the Hong Kong Regiment, the Hong Kong Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve and the Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force, which is reflected in the design, with the title stra... read more

Code: 64204

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Hong Kong Military Service Corps Chromed White Metal Cap Badge with Backing Plate

Hong Kong Military Service Corps Chromed White Metal Cap Badge with Backing Plate

Hong Kong Military Service Corps post 1945 chromed cap badge Locally made with original rectangular brass backing plate and cotter pin. Dragon on two tier title scroll with chromed loops. In very good condition. Worn circa 1945 - 1980. Chromed loops.

Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 926 refers.

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Code: 64200

95.00 GBP

Federated Malay Armed Forces Maintenance Corps Bi Metal Cap Badge

Federated Malay Armed Forces Maintenance Corps Bi Metal Cap Badge

A two part bi-metal cast metal cap badge of UK manufacture, with two original loops to the reverse (some bending and damage to loops but fully functional). A tiger superimposed on crossed Kris and Scabbard with the 11 pointed federation star above. Circa 4.8cm tall. Some bending to top part of star otherwise in good condition. I sold a theatre made cast version as my item 58766.

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Code: 64199

45.00 GBP

Malay Regiment Fire Gilt Officers Cap Badge, adopted 1933

Malay Regiment Fire Gilt Officers Cap Badge, adopted 1933

A stunning example, die cast on two original loops. Circa 40mm tall by 27mm wide. Slight twisting to loops and a few small marks to the gilt finish otherwise in excellent condition. Scarce.

This was a two battalion force which fought well in the doomed defence of Singapore. After Japan's defeat it was revived and by the time of Independence in 1957 was seven battalions strong.read more

Code: 64198

55.00 GBP

The Royal Malta Artillery  Bi-Metal Cap Badge, Kings Crown

The Royal Malta Artillery Bi-Metal Cap Badge, Kings Crown

Full size cap badge with original slider to the reverse. With strengthening bars behind crown and six braising / sweat holes to the reverse. Curved to cap. In very good condition.

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Code: 63819

30.00 GBP

Royal Malta Militia Brass Other Ranks Collar Badges - Victorian Imperial Crowns (also worn by bandsmen of the 62nd Foot (The Wiltshire Regiment) (1873 -1881))

Royal Malta Militia Brass Other Ranks Collar Badges - Victorian Imperial Crowns (also worn by bandsmen of the 62nd Foot (The Wiltshire Regiment) (1873 -1881))

Not a matched pair. Two original lugs to the reverse of each. In good condition, with some squeezing to the loops on one of them and slight colour difference between the two of them to front. Pre 1902. Scarce.

Chruchill notes that the bandsmen of the 62nd Foot wore this badge 1873 - 1881 in honour of their service in the Mediterranean (No 1498 refers).
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Code: 61016

45.00 GBP

KOMRM - Kings Own Malta Regiment of Militia Pair of matched brass shoulder titles

KOMRM - Kings Own Malta Regiment of Militia Pair of matched brass shoulder titles

A matched pair, service wear as polished with two original hexagonal lugs to the reverse. Worn 1903 - 1921.

Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 1374 refers.

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Code: 59841

55.00 GBP

Kings Own Malta Regiment of Militia Bi- Metal Cap Badge - Long slider

Kings Own Malta Regiment of Militia Bi- Metal Cap Badge - Long slider


A die struck two part construction cap badge with long slider (possibly for wear in the pagri of the sun helmet). In very good condition with sharp detail. Worn 1903 - 1921.

Renfrew et al Vol 1 No 1364 refers.

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Code: 59842

45.00 GBP