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Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 07-08-19, 09:42 AM
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Posted By Jack8
Hi Paul, Can you see evidence on your Gaunt...

Hi Paul,

Can you see evidence on your Gaunt slidered badge of lugs having been removed, also is your other unmarked slidered badge from the Gaunt die?

Cheers,
Jack.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 26-06-19, 11:47 PM
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Posted By Jack8
Never mind, thanks for looking anyway. I...

Never mind, thanks for looking anyway.

I should probably have said original instead of old when referring to the dies.

I will be searching in particular for an example like the one you have...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 25-06-19, 11:45 PM
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Posted By Jack8
Thanks for posting those images, that is...

Thanks for posting those images, that is genuinely the first one I have seen without traces of lugs and I actively search for Parachute Regiment cap badges. I have not seen one with an unmarked...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 24-06-19, 05:01 PM
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Posted By Jack8
May i ask roughly how many of these badges have...

May i ask roughly how many of these badges have you seen, I've only seen three with the 'scars' of removed lugs and a Gaunt slider in place?

I have never seen a KC Para badge with the Gaunt die...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-06-19, 05:19 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By Jack8
Gaunt may have had a specific order for slidered...

Gaunt may have had a specific order for slidered badges and used up old stock.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-06-19, 01:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jack8
The badge in question is identical to the WW2...

The badge in question is identical to the WW2 produced Gaunt badges and has had its lugs removed. This is only the third one I have seen. I have one in my collection and it can be clearly seen where...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 22-06-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jack8
Hi Luke, Of course Gaunt made Para badges...

Hi Luke,

Of course Gaunt made Para badges post WW2, I have Queen's crown examples marked J.R. Gaunt London.

The King's crown badge with a Gaunt marked slider in question has the same die flaws...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 21-06-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jack8
It is an original WW2 badge by Gaunt with the...

It is an original WW2 badge by Gaunt with the well known die flaws. The lugs have been removed and replaced with a named slider to fit the post war berets with slider pockets.

These badges are...
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