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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 02-10-22, 12:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By badgecollector
just a quick question on the NCB. is it a dud...

just a quick question on the NCB.
is it a dud because it has a flat back? it doesn't appear bazaar cast. more die struck with a flat back?
also i found this one. lugged not slider and probably a...
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 01-10-22, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 302
Posted By badgecollector
hey Arwon nice genuine hat badge and very...

hey Arwon
nice genuine hat badge and very collectable
i assume you have researched uncle Keith?
what did he do in the war?
bc
Forum: New Member Introduction Zone 30-09-22, 10:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 302
Posted By badgecollector
all looks good from the front looks to be a...

all looks good from the front
looks to be a collar badge? so many have the middle tip missing
bc
Forum: Other Corps 28-09-22, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By badgecollector
thanks terry yes, the throat badge, the arm...

thanks terry
yes, the throat badge, the arm badge and the medals
hopefully one day
bc
Forum: Other Corps 27-09-22, 01:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By badgecollector
hey Rob OS. i dont know what happened to the...

hey Rob
OS.
i dont know what happened to the title?
that service number has nothing to do with this post
bc
Forum: Other Corps 26-09-22, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By badgecollector
SX28067

hi all
not often you find attributable Australian Army Nursing Service 1916 badges and this one is bronze and enamel. ive only ever seen the gold and enamel.
i wonder what the difference was? why...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 22-09-22, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By badgecollector
thanks Mike i have seen these 2 sites and have...

thanks Mike
i have seen these 2 sites and have contacted the author/owner.
will let you know the outcome
bc
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 22-09-22, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By badgecollector
cheers Dave BC

cheers Dave
BC
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 22-09-22, 12:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By badgecollector
Hi Dave Thanks for the pics My badge is...

Hi Dave
Thanks for the pics
My badge is distinctly different as it is 2 piece.
Doesn’t look like it ever had lugs but maybe thin blades east west.
What do you think
Also what do you think it’s...
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 21-09-22, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By badgecollector
Thanks Dave I don’t suppose you or anyone has a...

Thanks Dave
I don’t suppose you or anyone has a pic of the reverse?
Although this badge doesn’t have its reverse fittings it does look from the remains that they were blades. Will you try and post...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 21-09-22, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By badgecollector
cheers mate i will check it out regards bc

cheers mate
i will check it out
regards
bc
Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 21-09-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By badgecollector
information needed on Royal Ulster Constabulary badge

hi all
just after some information on this Royal Ulster Constabulary badge.
from what i can see from the limited information on the net its pretty rare.
was wondering if anyone had a pic of the...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 21-09-22, 06:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By badgecollector
Wanted prongs/blades

Hi all
Anyone know where I can buy blades/prongs from?
Bought some on eBay awhile back but can’t find any arm
Cheers
BC
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-09-22, 12:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 107
Posted By badgecollector
unknown patches

hi all
any ideas what hese are?
thanks in advance
bc
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 19-09-22, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 886
Posted By badgecollector
Hi all Extra pics as requested. It’s really...

Hi all
Extra pics as requested.
It’s really well made but probably lacked the detail of the veins?
BC
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-09-22, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By badgecollector
Thanks Mike It came with a large lot of badges...

Thanks Mike
It came with a large lot of badges including a shoulder title for the school
Cheers
Bc
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-09-22, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By badgecollector
thanks Alan

thanks Alan
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-09-22, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 408
Posted By badgecollector
a few for a once over

hi all
be interested to hear your thoughts on these badges.
dont think any of them are good but thought id better check before moving them on
oh and btw, whats this button?

cheers
bc
Forum: General Topics. 10-09-22, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 213
Posted By badgecollector
those days like christmas

hey all
do you know those days that are like christmas?
you get home from work and theres 3 boxes from 3 diffenrent countries with lots of badges.
this is what i unwrapped friday.
im sure a few...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 09-09-22, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By badgecollector
thanks guys dont have the badge yet but its on...

thanks guys
dont have the badge yet but its on its way.
i also think its good and initially suspected what your thoughts are Alex, mounted and discoloured to the front but was there a non bronzed,...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-09-22, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By badgecollector
unusual Gloucestershire rgt badge

hi all
looking for your thoughts on this one.
the front doesnt seem to match the back?
looks dull brass or bronze front but bright brass or gilt rear and officers?
it is gaunt marked so im pretty...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-09-22, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By badgecollector
sorry for the poor pics but i dont have the badge...

sorry for the poor pics but i dont have the badge at the moment.
here is the back
im vary happy with the front but the back looks cast and im not sure if its how it would have been or not?
anyway,...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 08-09-22, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By badgecollector
unknown badge help please

hi all
any help to ID please
cheers
BC
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-09-22, 03:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By badgecollector
just bumping this one up again be nice to ID...

just bumping this one up again
be nice to ID the date/period it was worn
bc
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 31-08-22, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By badgecollector
thanks all this was in an auction lot that i...

thanks all
this was in an auction lot that i didnt end up winning.
the Chap and his brother were WW1 pilots. one brother died, shot down winning an MC. the other survived and went on the be an...
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