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Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-06-20, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By MAP32
Hello Simon, I have managed to find the...

Hello Simon,

I have managed to find the following information which may well be of interest.

He was a Sergeant Master Tailor in the regiment, attested (Royal Dublin Fusiliers) 1888, discharged...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-03-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 712
Posted By MAP32
Yes, the letters are VDCONTPI. I attach an...

Yes, the letters are VDCONTPI. I attach an example with EGYPT for comparison.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-03-20, 03:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 712
Posted By MAP32
This is the best that I can do at the moment.

This is the best that I can do at the moment.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 25-03-20, 02:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 712
Posted By MAP32
According to Daniel Brinson in his work on the...

According to Daniel Brinson in his work on the Insignia of Gloucestershire, the peculiar characters are a manufacturers idea of Greek. See pages 52 and 53.
I have an embroidered FSC badge with...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 16-02-20, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 106
Posted By MAP32
61st

Hello,
I think that your badge is a modern copy. I attach a link to the Regimentl museum which shows an original example.
...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-02-20, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By MAP32
58th

I think that it is a pagri badge as per my example.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-07-19, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By MAP32
Thank you for sharing such a very interesting...

Thank you for sharing such a very interesting painting. It looks to be about 1850 which I have to say is much earlier than I think my badge is. It does fit in with the description in the 1846 Dress...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-07-19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By MAP32
Thank you Paul. From what you say, I would...

Thank you Paul.

From what you say, I would likely attribute it to the "funny" period when the badges changed just before the Cardwell reforms came into effect. I have seen one or two Forage Cap...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-07-19, 10:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By MAP32
Unknown Norfolk Badge

Apologies, I got the measurements the wrong way round.
It is 60mm High and 55mm Wide.

Marcus
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 19-07-19, 10:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By MAP32
Unknown Norfolk Badge

Thanks to all for comments and suggestions.
I have had it for about 30 years and thought that it was time to find out what it is.
Paul, when you say a pre 1883 headdress badge do you mean a Forage...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 17-07-19, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By MAP32
Unknown Norfolk Badge

Good morning all,

I hope that Norfolk Man can help with identifying the attached badge.
It is about 55mm high and 60mm wide.
Many thanks,
MAP32
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 23-04-19, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By MAP32
MAP32

I attach a picture of my version bought from Bosleys a few years ago.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-03-17, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By MAP32
Hello 49lassiepen, I bought it, but wasn't sure...

Hello 49lassiepen,
I bought it, but wasn't sure if members talked about auction purchases. Having read this thread, I can see that they do. Apologies for being mysterious.
Next time you see me at...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 21-03-17, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By MAP32
Hello Jeff, Thanks for your thoughts. Looking at...

Hello Jeff, Thanks for your thoughts. Looking at the dress regs for 1883 & 1891 it says of the Forage cap badge that it is in embroidery, but then goes on to say 1st & 3rd Bns in gilt metal, the...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 20-03-17, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By MAP32
Wilshire Regt. Bosleys 1st of March 2017

Can anyone help me date lot 196, The Wiltshire Regt. glengarry, without battle honours. I have looked through the relevant Dress Regs, but there is no description of such a badge, unless I have...
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