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Old 17-05-18, 12:38 PM
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Default Essex Yeo

Hi what makes this Firmin made badge so special that it went for
255 are there so few I wanted it I have 3 and I must admit I wanted it for my collection collecting badges is far better than money in the bank if some one come along and offered the right price for my collection I am tempted to accept chris
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Old 17-05-18, 06:28 PM
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Hi Chris,
This was the scarce "large" version Essex Yeomanry badge. There are a few about in advanced collections but very hard to find.
So, good luck to whoever won it as I have only seen "3 In the flesh" in over 30 years of collecting.
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Old 17-05-18, 10:44 PM
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Luck is the name of the game. I found my copy very many years ago on a well known dealer's card at Charing Cross market, when it was in the basement- 8

I must make sure my wife knows not to give it away when I pop my clogs!

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