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Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 22-06-21, 09:43 AM
Replies: 38
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Posted By Tweed
One does not grift car boot sales it is not...

One does not grift car boot sales it is not befitting of the gentleman hahaha
Joking aside you probably did see me once upon a time but I donít do it anymore so more badges for you : ))))

Anyway...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 10:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
And this one with tablet? And NZ same die

And this one with tablet? And NZ same die
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Back on topic, In 2 minutes I find this example...

Back on topic,
In 2 minutes I find this example that looks like a match!
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 09:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
I’m not I keep saying having a go at you.? I just...

I’m not I keep saying having a go at you.? I just want some evidence to back up what you say and it’s become awkward so just forget it if it’s too much trouble.
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Iím sorry you feel like a victim I donít mean to...

Iím sorry you feel like a victim I donít mean to be kiboshing you!
I just want evidence thatís all any claim I make like yours in any collecting field I have demonstrable evidence EVERY time is cuts...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
I want someone to be able to back up what they...

I want someone to be able to back up what they say especially with your claims.

Show me a photo of anther one of these or the original die manufactured badge as you say it would be believable to...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 09:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Interesting opinion! I would like to see the...

Interesting opinion!
I would like to see the original die please ?
Show me visual evidence hahahah
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Here note the whole thing is seriously lacking in...

Here note the whole thing is seriously lacking in detail especially the obverse

A link to the badge being sold ...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 20-06-21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Thank you Terry, Yes good that is a fast way of...

Thank you Terry,
Yes good that is a fast way of spotting a fake die! And I used it myself earlier today it stands out clearly.
Infact I will try and find it and share it here.
Kind regards Chay
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Hi Terry Saw those badge Iím not sure what the...

Hi Terry
Saw those badge Iím not sure what the red lines indicate
Here is a comparison of a British slider example side by side
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Hi Rob, I cannot see any trace of NZ once...

Hi Rob,
I cannot see any trace of NZ once attached I check with scope it has a nice sheared edge :))
The lugs are set in gold braze like this example
Kind regards Chay
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Alan yes indeed it has the same lugs as the New...

Alan yes indeed it has the same lugs as the New Zealand type mgc badges I noticed after I posted the thread, oh the metal type has a colour of those badges as well.
It is full size or same size as a...
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 04:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
When I first saw this badge I thought it was fake...

When I first saw this badge I thought it was fake but the comments so far are making me believe it is original!
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 04:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Hey Terry like this you mean?

Hey Terry like this you mean?
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 03:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
I wouldnít know I donít do car boot sales :)))

I wouldnít know I donít do car boot sales :)))
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 01:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Indeed they do look a bit uneven?

Indeed they do look a bit uneven?
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Jewels not appealing?

Jewels not appealing?
Forum: Other Army Departments and Corps Badges 19-06-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tweed
Machine gun Corps

Gentlemen
Thoughts on this one please?
Not an example that matches the slider types I have
Kind regards Chay
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 18-06-21, 02:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Tweed
Thank you Alan!

Thank you Alan!
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 18-06-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Tweed
Royal engineers

Gentlemen
Thoughts on a time for these I believe are royal engineers
I have an estate from ww2 with these badges also, are these for the shoulder?
Kind regards Chay
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 16-06-21, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By Tweed
Yes indeed it looks like a cast India made badge...

Yes indeed it looks like a cast India made badge to me!
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-06-21, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Tweed
Great information Alan! Thank you

Great information Alan! Thank you
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-06-21, 04:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Tweed
I just had a search on the internet and this came...

I just had a search on the internet and this came up from a dealer in doncaster home of the KOYLI museum where this badge with tombstone attachments is called a slouch hat badge.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-06-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Tweed
Amazing thanks Luke ! The whole scenario of the...

Amazing thanks Luke !
The whole scenario of the change over seems quite unusual to me? I do think the tombstone attachment is ultra heavy duty when compared to a slider!
Kind regards Chay
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-06-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Tweed
Thank you Alan, I checked the old thread Luke...

Thank you Alan,
I checked the old thread Luke posted the link to, I wonder if these oblong lugs are found on any other badges?
Kind regards Chay
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