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Forum: Civilian Services: Police, Prison Service, Fire Brigade, Merchant Navy, etc. 26-04-22, 04:18 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,287
Posted By btns
Hi, Thank you for your reviving the thread. ...

Hi,
Thank you for your reviving the thread.
I am planning to post an up to date list.
best regards,
Gerard
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 26-04-22, 04:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By btns
The letters are MV 1

The letters are MV 1
Forum: General Topics 08-12-21, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By btns
Here it is, enlarged. A very simple design but...

Here it is, enlarged. A very simple design but very effective.
Forum: General Topics 08-12-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By btns
Australian WWI pin backs

And the pin backs
Forum: General Topics 08-12-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By btns
SA Returned Soldiers Association pin and related items.

These came with other items in an auction lot a while ago. They are outside my area of collecting.
I guess these are post WWI pins.
However, nice to show on the forum, enjoy!
Forum: Military Buttons 02-12-21, 09:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 542
Posted By btns
Can you show the reverse of no. 3?

Can you show the reverse of no. 3?
Forum: Other Militaria 02-12-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 859
Posted By btns
First part sits on a horse bridle. (I forgot its...

First part sits on a horse bridle. (I forgot its name)
Displayed is a crest.
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 02-12-21, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By btns
It is indeed Egyptian, but I do not know if it is...

It is indeed Egyptian, but I do not know if it is military or civilian.
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 30-11-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,208
Posted By btns
There are also non uniform related questions: ...

There are also non uniform related questions:

Why is there a rope round the horse's neck?
What is the 'tab' behind his right thigh?
Is it customary to use a swagger stick while on horseback? ...
Forum: Military Buttons 29-11-21, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By btns
There were lots Britannia hotels across the UK....

There were lots Britannia hotels across the UK. Some had buttons with Britannia and additional text, but there may have been a stock Britannia button as well.
Forum: Military Buttons 21-11-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 607
Posted By btns
Hi Rob, Yes, same design. Mine is 24 mm. ...

Hi Rob,
Yes, same design. Mine is 24 mm.
best regards,
Forum: Other Militaria 21-11-21, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By btns
Good job, congrats!

Good job, congrats!
Forum: General Topics. 17-11-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 553
Posted By btns
I think he is Royal Netherlands East Indies Army...

I think he is Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Netherlands_East_Indies_Army
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 15-11-21, 04:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,233
Posted By btns
43 is Norwegian

43 is Norwegian
Forum: Military Buttons 14-11-21, 10:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 607
Posted By btns
Hi Rob, Sorry, I do not have dates. This is...

Hi Rob,
Sorry, I do not have dates.
This is the link to the school's website:
https://www.msmcollege.com/senior-mount-st-mary-s/beyond-the-classroom/ccf

best regards,
Forum: Military Buttons 13-11-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 607
Posted By btns
I have a KC general service button: "Fattorini &...

I have a KC general service button: "Fattorini & Sons Ltd, Bradford"
and a brass "Fattorini, Bolton" button for Mount St. Mary's College C.C.F. (Roger Revell, British Institutions book,page 64-1)
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 10-11-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 609
Posted By btns
It is K.A.

It is K.A.
Forum: Navy 08-11-21, 02:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 890
Posted By btns
Very nice, thank you for posting this overview.

Very nice, thank you for posting this overview.
Forum: Other Militaria 04-11-21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By btns
rotated picture

rotated picture
Forum: Military Buttons 03-11-21, 02:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By btns
Most buttons with backmark Firmins, London in my...

Most buttons with backmark Firmins, London in my own collection date from the last quarter of the 19th century.
Both a German (F.L) and a French manufacturer (T.W.&W. / Coinderoux) supplied buttons...
Forum: Military Buttons 03-11-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By btns
This button cannot be identified if you do not...

This button cannot be identified if you do not add a picture of its reverse.
Forum: Military Buttons 02-11-21, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By btns
Does the shank on the back have a D shaped...

Does the shank on the back have a D shaped profile or an O shaped profile?
Forum: Military Buttons 02-11-21, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By btns
Your questions go far beyond your original...

Your questions go far beyond your original identification request.
As stated before it is quite common for button designs to be different from other designs used by the company.

Marketing...
Forum: Military Buttons 01-11-21, 05:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By btns
That is good old competition for commercial world...

That is good old competition for commercial world dominance. This one was between the UK and the upcoming industrial powerhouse Germany.
Your British made button may be the older one. The British...
Forum: Military Buttons 01-11-21, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,196
Posted By btns
I took the ID from ebay in 2014. That...

I took the ID from ebay in 2014.
That particular button was made by the German manufacturer "Friedrich Linden" for "A.B., Buenos-Aires".
You can find images of trams with a TAA logo, but button...
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