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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 22-02-20, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Spares for Sale - Cap/Collar/Titles

I'm pushed for time so can't upload photos of individual badges, please pm for a front and rear photo of each, make an offer or request price, etc.

A couple of obvious things on a few of them.
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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 20-02-20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Right one-extraordinary booby detail.

Right one-extraordinary booby detail.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 18-02-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Like me they probably donít, but then neither do...

Like me they probably donít, but then neither do the vast majority of LRDG collectors who think they do either.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 10-02-20, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I thought it was yours !!

I thought it was yours !!
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 10-02-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I love obscure titles, great stuff.

I love obscure titles, great stuff.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 10-02-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Shoulder titles are smooth at the front, ...

Shoulder titles are smooth at the front,

EDIT: I'd also have though that they would have been stamped straight through the sheet metal.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 10-02-20, 08:27 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
If those are die stuck then every collector,...

If those are die stuck then every collector, specialist auction house and dealer has been getting it wrong for years.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 09-02-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 590
Posted By Keith Blakeman
The Great War Forum thread was a while ago. All...

The Great War Forum thread was a while ago. All I remember is it started as a badge thread which then turned into an ‘any photographic evidence it was actually worn’ one. It ran quite a while...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 09-02-20, 01:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 590
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Iíll be interested in seeing them.

Iíll be interested in seeing them.
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 07-02-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 590
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I seem to remember something from the Great War...

I seem to remember something from the Great War Forum that the only photo which exists of them wearing it is Post -WW1 in Russia!
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,078
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I forgot all about it, I only wanted the Harrow...

I forgot all about it, I only wanted the Harrow Rifles pouch badge or PBP right at the very end.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 05-02-20, 09:53 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
How can matching pairs differ?

How can matching pairs differ?
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 03-02-20, 10:52 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I'm in the die cast camp too.

I'm in the die cast camp too.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 01:27 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,815
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I had these arrive only yesterday.

I had these arrive only yesterday.
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 01:18 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,815
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Nice collection. I have those one piece collars...

Nice collection. I have those one piece collars in silver, Denzil Mortimer’s pair, I also have them blackened so probably die stamped rather than cast OSD’s. The badge top centre looks to be...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 02-02-20, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Nothing wrong with those.

Nothing wrong with those.
Forum: Airborne, Elite and Special Forces Insignia 01-02-20, 12:29 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,341
Posted By Keith Blakeman
And after 72 posts I’m still none the wiser as to...

And after 72 posts I’m still none the wiser as to which of all the badges posted is supposed to be genuine.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 31-01-20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Probably confusion with Emanuel which is in...

Probably confusion with Emanuel which is in Wandsworth. Discussed in depth elsewhere on here.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 31-01-20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 184
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I think itís a casting of a die cast officers...

I think itís a casting of a die cast officers badge. It looks a bit pitted to me.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 24-01-20, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By Keith Blakeman
There are quite a few threads on here...

There are quite a few threads on here highlighting the differences.
Forum: Photographs of British Servicemen and Women Wearing Insignia 23-01-20, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 563
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Interesting photos both 1899 but in one they are...

Interesting photos both 1899 but in one they are wearing a glengarry hat & badge and the other the fsc with a collar badge, presumably Brittania in whitemetal.
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 20-01-20, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Back to The Wiltshire’s. Westlake clearly states...

Back to The Wiltshire’s. Westlake clearly states “Became a VB (without a change in title) of the Wiltshire Regiment in 1881”.

My interpretation of this is that that were never referred to as the...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 20-01-20, 04:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By Keith Blakeman
The 1st Surrey Rifles were never known the 1st VB...

The 1st Surrey Rifles were never known the 1st VB East Surrey Regt. despite their status as such, likewise many of the Middlesex RVC's didn't take KRRC or Rifle Brigade VB numerical precedents.
...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 19-01-20, 10:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By Keith Blakeman
I have two 1st Wiltshire RVC badges, one being...

I have two 1st Wiltshire RVC badges, one being the ĎMoonrakerí the other is the same as the regulars but in white metal with 1st Wiltshire RVC on the scroll.

I wonder why they refused to take up...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 14-01-20, 02:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 802
Posted By Keith Blakeman
Iím pretty close, I donít have the Reserve...

Iím pretty close, I donít have the Reserve Regiment items which have never really interested me.
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