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Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges Yesterday, 07:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,685
Posted By Luke H
My money is still on the 19H double scroll being...

My money is still on the 19H double scroll being bandsmen’s badge for several reasons. The low number of bandsmen, unpopularity of the Broderick and change of Alexandra’s title all around the same...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 12:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 950
Posted By Luke H
Dave, I’ve never had any intention of...

Dave,

I’ve never had any intention of putting the forum or Mike at any risk and am sorry for any grief I’ve caused him, which I have said to him previously in private.

Point being, even if a...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 10:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 950
Posted By Luke H
Where is the personal attack Dave? It’s...

Where is the personal attack Dave?

It’s incredibly clear that many members on this forum have no objection to and even fly to the defence of old pals or mentors selling repros as originals rather...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-07-21, 08:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 950
Posted By Luke H
That is indeed a genuine one in the first link...

That is indeed a genuine one in the first link Mike. Another was shown here on the forum https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showpost.php?p=408157&postcount=31

Note the square ends of the...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-07-21, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By Luke H
Fire brigade.

Fire brigade.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-07-21, 04:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 950
Posted By Luke H
I take objection to someone selling a fake for...

I take objection to someone selling a fake for £450. There are clear difference between your badge and the genuine article. If you permit I can demonstrate using pictures. I’m afraid you are wrong...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-07-21, 07:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 625
Posted By Luke H
As Alan said in post #2 it was sealed for the TA.

As Alan said in post #2 it was sealed for the TA.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By Luke H
Alas the same clown of a seller that’s flogging...

Alas the same clown of a seller that’s flogging the RE badge with a button soldered in the middle for £499, discussed in another thread.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-21, 10:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 625
Posted By Luke H
Nice pic JT. Is it 1908/09 summer camp per...

Nice pic JT. Is it 1908/09 summer camp per chance?

Hereís a badge with the fixing for the sporran.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-21, 09:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 625
Posted By Luke H
You have two original staybrites from the 1970s...

You have two original staybrites from the 1970s or later. In the case of the SAS badge these have been produced in prodigious quantities specifically for the collector market so it all hinges on your...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 28-07-21, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By Luke H
And at £24 very reasonably priced I imagine.

And at £24 very reasonably priced I imagine.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 28-07-21, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 201
Posted By Luke H
A very nice badge. Where is the repair?

A very nice badge. Where is the repair?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 28-07-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 625
Posted By Luke H
Those thistles are found with both original steel...

Those thistles are found with both original steel pins and loop fixings for headdress plus occasionally clips for the sporran.

Keith Hook told me in 1951 he knew and met a member of the London...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-07-21, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Luke H
A fake and fake mark. This thread may be of...

A fake and fake mark.

This thread may be of interest, I’ve listed other fake makers marks from the same stable (no pun intended):
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=81809
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 25-07-21, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By Luke H
Email sent re V.B.

Email sent re V.B.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 25-07-21, 12:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By Luke H
The 23H is an unmarked Firmin example, a nice...

The 23H is an unmarked Firmin example, a nice badge.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 24-07-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 198
Posted By Luke H
SOLD

SOLD
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 24-07-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 198
Posted By Luke H
Parachute Regiment (broken)

A scarce slidered KC type without loop fixing/scars. Unfortunately the slider has been cut off !!!

£11 inc. UK P&P.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 23-07-21, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By Luke H
Is the J&Co mark embossed or does it go into the...

Is the J&Co mark embossed or does it go into the metal as in stamped or engraved?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 23-07-21, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By Luke H
Bangalore Rifle Volunteers I believe.

Bangalore Rifle Volunteers I believe.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-07-21, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By Luke H
Yes a repro with same common features mentioned...

Yes a repro with same common features mentioned as all the others from its stable but with the addition of E-W brass strips as an added touch to deceive.

There is a badge I consider genuine sans...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 22-07-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 950
Posted By Luke H
Not the most reliable of dealers Iím afraid. ...

Not the most reliable of dealers Iím afraid.

Mr Heys also claims this is a genuine double scroll Nelly (only the second he has had!)Ö it is of course not genuine, £450 only. :eek:

His Ďunusualí...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 18-07-21, 10:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 424
Posted By Luke H
Many thanks Alan. Nice to see the badge with...

Many thanks Alan.

Nice to see the badge with the added V.B. scroll as per Keith’s clearly being worn by at least 3 of the sitters apparent from their outlines.

The second photo is very...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-07-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 358
Posted By Luke H
Itís a GviR cypher so 1936-52.

Itís a GviR cypher so 1936-52.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 15-07-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 141
Posted By Luke H
They are indeed fakes from the Martin Marsh...

They are indeed fakes from the Martin Marsh catalogue die.
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