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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-02-21, 08:31 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
.... I think what you have is this badge :- ...

.... I think what you have is this badge :-

Denbighshire Hussars
Bronzed Other Ranks (Crimped Slider)
* As seen in Gaylor, Plate 29 Yeomanry 1914....
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-02-21, 01:15 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
I thought the Rifles were blackened..... not...

I thought the Rifles were blackened..... not bronzed?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-02-21, 01:55 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Star Ferry in Hong Kong?

Star Ferry in Hong Kong?
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 19-02-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By GriffMJ
.... yes.... its a good one....

.... yes.... its a good one. https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/Motto/LongNose1.htm

is that black paint on the front of it?

See also:- https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/Motto/MottoMainMenu.htm
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 17-02-21, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By GriffMJ
It is selling from Bristol..... so yes .......

It is selling from Bristol..... so yes .... probably.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-02-21, 06:39 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
... there you go :) (Left) DHIY Other Ranks...

... there you go :)

(Left) DHIY Other Ranks "bronzed" 1903-08

(Right) The full set from that die 1901-08. The first Officers cap Badge (collars were the same), the second Officers cap badge...
Forum: Military Buttons 17-02-21, 11:43 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
..... on dress uniform.

..... on dress uniform.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-02-21, 10:44 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
.... for any that are interested. Here is the...

.... for any that are interested. Here is the DHIY Other Ranks bronzed cap badge showing the milk chocolate bronze coat still left in some of the crevices. Also showing the double collet on the...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-02-21, 01:35 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Thanks Frank :)

Thanks Frank :)
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-02-21, 05:56 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Jerry Here are the two boards. Missing...

Hi Jerry

Here are the two boards. Missing off the boards are the AA 372nd (Flintshire and Denbighshire Yeomanry) Regiment, RA Collars and RA Cap badge (on a different board.... but would be...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 14-02-21, 11:38 AM
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Views: 1,019
Posted By GriffMJ
Have you got the full photo Frank? I would like...

Have you got the full photo Frank? I would like to see the buttons.....

Here is a 2nd/1st DHY Yeoman ...... and his cap badge looks like a similar die to the above? Thats the problem with most of...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-02-21, 08:57 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Hi jerry I will take a photo of the two...

Hi jerry

I will take a photo of the two boards .... the officers board has a very rare felt gilt wash cap badge with a safety chain loop ( i found in an American Antiques shop).
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-02-21, 07:56 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Jerry Yes.... that is a DHY POWFs as...

Hi Jerry

Yes.... that is a DHY POWFs as described. Cap and Collar were looped E/W.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-02-21, 07:50 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
...... its ok Wyndham..... I have achieved what i...

...... its ok Wyndham..... I have achieved what i wanted to achieve with the collection. I only really started it.... so I could get to grips with the Regiment :) It will not be broken up...... but...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 13-02-21, 01:40 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Jerry The top right.... looks DHY (post 1908...

Jerry

The top right.... looks DHY (post 1908 Blues) ....does the "H" touch the scroll edge?

My example, small rectangle or oval sweat hole in the back:-...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-02-21, 04:40 PM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Jerry look at your own "Ceylon volunteers fs...

Jerry

look at your own "Ceylon volunteers fs cap, Edwardian period" .... is that from the same die as the ones you show above?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-02-21, 11:28 AM
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Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Jerry Because its not a "die" seen in the...

Hi Jerry

Because its not a "die" seen in the Officers badges..... you will find bronzed POWFs ..... but RWY also had Bronzed POWFs in this period and if you look at their version its is different...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-02-21, 11:10 AM
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Views: 1,019
Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Jerry No, I would not attribute to the...

Hi Jerry

No, I would not attribute to the DHIY or DHY.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 12-02-21, 10:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,019
Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Luke OTHER RANKS (in khaki) This is...

Hi Luke

OTHER RANKS (in khaki)

This is a "DHIY" POWFs, it looks gilding metal.....but it was a bronzed badge, specifically a milk chocolate bronze. Traces of the bronze coat can still be found...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 11-02-21, 08:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,019
Posted By GriffMJ
Hi Luke It would be "Bronzed" ...if it was...

Hi Luke

It would be "Bronzed" ...if it was Denbigh. You would see traces of the bronzed coat on it somewhere if it was bronzed at all? This type of POWFs has been seen in the 2nd/1st DHY.

By...
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 05-02-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By GriffMJ
Yes..... two good early Smith & Wright Ltds. That...

Yes..... two good early Smith & Wright Ltds. That looped one has a good fix.

Here is the looped version:-
https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/Motto/SmithWrightLtd/Metal/July2015a.jpg
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 05-02-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 767
Posted By GriffMJ
..... it would be interesting to know if there is...

..... it would be interesting to know if there is a post 1970 AA with the same mark?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-02-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By GriffMJ
....shooting?

....shooting?
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-02-21, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By GriffMJ
..... there is always collector value in the...

..... there is always collector value in the Livery items.... for example :-

https://www.paoyeomanry.org.uk/Yeomanry/LeicsYeo/Persons/ColKeck.jpg
Lt.Col. G. A. LEGH KECK, ESQ. LYC 1803.11.01-1860...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 02-02-21, 12:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By GriffMJ
.... its a Wyvern. Leicester has a Wyvern...

.... its a Wyvern.

Leicester has a Wyvern crest ....... but in this case it appears to be a family crest (so a livery item).
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