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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 11-01-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By Myles
Several for sale on quickfireauctions.co.uk, 60...

Several for sale on quickfireauctions.co.uk, 60 each.
Myles
Forum: General Topics. 24-06-18, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 474
Posted By Myles
Andrew This may be what you are looking for. ...

Andrew
This may be what you are looking for.
The 'o' is underscored but difficult to see.
I am satisfied the badge is genuine.

Trust this is of help
Myles
190231

190232
Forum: Other Militaria 10-10-17, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By Myles
Gary Its not clear to me from the photos but I...

Gary
Its not clear to me from the photos but I think it looks like there is a refurb. date of 1915. The 42 you refer to is probably the inspectors no.
Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 19-03-16, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By Myles
Yes it is the Swan Neck type, not much of it left...

Yes it is the Swan Neck type, not much of it left though.
Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-11-15, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 962
Posted By Myles
I did think these two badges would get a few more...

I did think these two badges would get a few more replies than they have but thanks anyway to ricardo.

Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 10-11-15, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 962
Posted By Myles
5 Bn Border Reg.

Two cap badges of the 5 Bn Border Reg. for comments please.
The style of crown is different on each, where there two different types.
The badge on the right is a recent purchase and is in near...
Forum: General Topics. 22-12-14, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,959
Posted By Myles
Andy D and M Packaging Supplies Ltd may be...

Andy

D and M Packaging Supplies Ltd may be able to help. They have book deodoriser packs.
Web site is: care4books.com


Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-11-14, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Myles
Thanks for that Alan. As there are no other...

Thanks for that Alan.
As there are no other comments, it looks like it is going back for a refund.
Would anyone please show me what I should be looking for, as not having much luck so far with...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-11-14, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,108
Posted By Myles
East Yorkshire Cyclist Bn ?

Could I please have your thoughts on this East Yorkshire badge. It was purchases as a Cyclist Bn badge but it is clearly a bi metal badge that has been blackened. Would this have been the case or...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 17-10-14, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By Myles
Much reassured with those two positive replies. ...

Much reassured with those two positive replies.
Thanks very much for taking the trouble to comment.
Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 16-10-14, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By Myles
Gloucestershire 4/5 Bn

Hello
Another recent purchase for comment, good or bad for this Gloucestershire 4-5 Bn badge. There are a few defects on the scroll and the face is a bit of a concern.
Thanks in advance.
Myles
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Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-10-14, 09:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,685
Posted By Myles
Simon, yes there is gold graze to the slider and...

Simon, yes there is gold graze to the slider and the badge is of better quality than the other All Brass Welsh Economy ones I have, so I am having second thoughts about returning it; its just not...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-10-14, 05:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,685
Posted By Myles
Thanks for that Simon, at least I now know the...

Thanks for that Simon, at least I now know the points to look for in a correct blackened brass one.
This one will be going back for a refund.
Myles
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 11-10-14, 03:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,685
Posted By Myles
The Welsh Reg. Blackened Brass

Would appreciate comments on this recent purchase, good one or bad. It has a very thick slider but the blacking is only on the front of the badge.
Purchased as genuine and looks OK to me but I'm...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-03-14, 09:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,301
Posted By Myles
Thanks very much for the replies. As the majority...

Thanks very much for the replies. As the majority are saying its a good one, I think I will be keeping it. From the original photos I thought it was the early brass version but I'm confident that...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 18-03-14, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,301
Posted By Myles
Para badge, good or bad

Would be pleased if I could get confirmation that this is a good badge or a fake one. It looks OK to me. I am assuming it was a nickel plated brass version, as it has very small remnants of nickel...
Forum: Other Militaria 14-11-13, 10:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,868
Posted By Myles
Krag-Jorgerson bayonet

Mike

It looks like the Model 1894 to me. Ref. Paul Kiesling's book.
Someone has ground a few teeth on the back edge though.

Myles
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 06-11-13, 06:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 847
Posted By Myles
Thanks to those who replied. In the process of...

Thanks to those who replied.
In the process of obtaining a refund on this one.
Thanks again
Myles
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-11-13, 09:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 847
Posted By Myles
The reason I say it is a casting is that is what...

The reason I say it is a casting is that is what a previous thread said the method to make them was, it may well be die struck for all I know. Dose anyone think it may be a genuine one.

Thanks...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 05-11-13, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 847
Posted By Myles
Lincolnshire Reg. Imp

Opinions please on this Lincolnshire Reg. Imp, purchased recently as genuine.
I now have my doubts, as close up it shows a few of those pin top sized bubbles of metal in various locations , which...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 21-02-13, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,962
Posted By Myles
BAS ships

Jeff
You may already be aware of this but an earlier research ship the RRS Bransfield was new built, in 1970 by Robb Coledon of Leith. This has now been replace with the RRS Ernest Sackelton,...
Forum: General Topics. 10-04-11, 07:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,617
Posted By Myles
Yes, please put me down for one. Thanks Myles

Yes, please put me down for one.
Thanks
Myles
Forum: Other Militaria 21-11-10, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,361
Posted By Myles
Mike Pull frog as far up-wards as you can...

Mike

Pull frog as far up-wards as you can and then prise over the top of the stud.
If it is very tight some force will be required. You may need to soften up the leather first.

Myles
Forum: General Topics 07-09-09, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,374
Posted By Myles
Hello 3.M.D. is the 3rd Military District...

Hello

3.M.D. is the 3rd Military District (Eastern Command, Victoria),
Ref: Ian D Skennerton, The Broad Arrow
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