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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification Yesterday, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 110
Posted By Alex Rice
I think it is a lugged reproduction of a WWI...

I think it is a lugged reproduction of a WWI economy badge which the scroll has broken off, which is why the back of the bottom 3 star points seem rounded.
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: Police 14-10-21, 05:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 118
Posted By Alex Rice
No idea but it's a nice badge. Is it silver? ...

No idea but it's a nice badge. Is it silver?
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: Royal Navy and Royal Marines 14-10-21, 05:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Alex Rice
These are for the rank of full Commander, not Lt...

These are for the rank of full Commander, not Lt Commander. Lt Cdr would have an half-stripe in the middle, not a full stripe.
Other than that, I have no idea what these are for.
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-10-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 432
Posted By Alex Rice
Thanks Leigh, good to know.

Thanks Leigh, good to know.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-10-21, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By Alex Rice
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-10-21, 05:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 432
Posted By Alex Rice
Is that a genuine example? The back looks odd to...

Is that a genuine example? The back looks odd to me, the way the plastic seems to have a grain, not what I would expect?
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 13-10-21, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By Alex Rice
I would say his Scottish Regiment officer badges...

I would say his Scottish Regiment officer badges are all brand new, wouldn't touch any of them.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-10-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By Alex Rice
Thanks very much for the replies. Is there any...

Thanks very much for the replies. Is there any value to it as I have no use for it in my collection? Would it be worth listing for sale from South Africa?
Wonder how it got here?
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 12-10-21, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By Alex Rice
Some Indian & Pakistani badges for sale

Hi All
Some lots of Indian / Pakistani / Eastern badges for sale. I really know nothing about these so have just made up small lots at what I think are very cheap prices. Hopefully some will be of...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-10-21, 11:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By Alex Rice
VRI badge for ID

Hi All
Can anybody ID this VRI cypher badge please? I expect it has an Indian connection, it is 45mm tall.
Thanks, cheers,
Alex
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-10-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By Alex Rice
Hi 49 Thanks very much, better than I had hoped...

Hi 49
Thanks very much, better than I had hoped then.
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-10-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By Alex Rice
Lots of different interpretations here. I read...

Lots of different interpretations here. I read the central letter as an 'L', not an 'I' due to the long tail on the right. I have no idea if 'I's were written like that but I had thought the letters...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-10-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 162
Posted By Alex Rice
Collar badges for ID please

Hi All
What are these pairs of collars, I am not a collar badge collector and don't have any reference books?
Gilding metal tigers? Are they York & Lancs and if so what date were they used, I...
Forum: General Topics. 11-10-21, 05:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By Alex Rice
Is the year 1707 a typo? How do you know the...

Is the year 1707 a typo? How do you know the year? Also, if Brig London was OBE, it must be post 1916.
Cheers,
Alex
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 06-10-21, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By Alex Rice
Thanks for all the additional info!

Thanks for all the additional info!
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 05-10-21, 06:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By Alex Rice
Thanks for all the comments. Were AG wings used...

Thanks for all the comments. Were AG wings used post-war or did the jet-age make them obsolete?
The bullion wing is full size but as mentioned, definitely has some age. I also wondered about Indian...
Forum: General Topics. 04-10-21, 06:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,203
Posted By Alex Rice
Last few...unbelievable collection :eek:

Last few...unbelievable collection :eek:
Forum: General Topics. 04-10-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,203
Posted By Alex Rice
And more...

And more...
Forum: General Topics. 04-10-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,203
Posted By Alex Rice
Some more.

Some more.
Forum: General Topics. 04-10-21, 05:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,203
Posted By Alex Rice
Hi All Forum member Denis Pannett has agreed to...

Hi All
Forum member Denis Pannett has agreed to share some of the marks from badges in his wonderful collection, which he has asked me to post. Thanks very much to him for sharing, he has some...
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 04-10-21, 02:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By Alex Rice
Thought so, thanks. Pity, would have been nice to...

Thought so, thanks. Pity, would have been nice to have a genuine KC RCAF wing :D
Forum: Air Force (RCAF and CAF) 04-10-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By Alex Rice
RCAF pilot wing

Hi All
Any chance these are genuine?
Thanks, cheers,
Alex
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 04-10-21, 11:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By Alex Rice
Women's C? C? Committee? Something along those...

Women's C? C? Committee?
Something along those lines?x
Forum: Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force 04-10-21, 07:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By Alex Rice
Thoughts on AG wings

Hi All
Are these all good and are some South African made?
Thanks, cheers,
Alex
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 01-10-21, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 182
Posted By Alex Rice
There is a link on this thread showing one being...

There is a link on this thread showing one being worn:
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=86579
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