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Forum: Indian Badges Today, 04:32 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Khyber
Found it! Officers and men of the 77th at...

Found it! Officers and men of the 77th at Bangalore, July 1907. Those moustaches again!!!
Forum: Indian Badges Today, 04:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 158
Posted By Khyber
Not at all Simon. Here's a photo of the SBP of...

Not at all Simon. Here's a photo of the SBP of the 78th Moplahs, belongs to a friend who I know will not mind me posting it here.
Forum: Indian Badges 05-07-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 158
Posted By Khyber
😅😅

😅😅
Forum: Indian Badges 05-07-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 158
Posted By Khyber
Simon, there is another photo of the regiment of...

Simon, there is another photo of the regiment of officers and men, the sepoys wearing a very distinctive fez-like pagri/cap..will try and locate..
Forum: Indian Badges 05-07-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 158
Posted By Khyber
There is a plaque at St Paul's Bangalore to...

There is a plaque at St Paul's Bangalore to commemorate the mustering out of the regiment. Trying to attach a photo...
Forum: Indian Badges 03-07-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 170
Posted By Khyber
Yes, please post the photos if you find them....

Yes, please post the photos if you find them. Jhansi is one place on my to-do list. There is a bastion in the fort from which the ranee's horse is supposed to have jumped but which is all bunkum I...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 03-07-20, 02:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 91
Posted By Khyber
Victorian button from Perak state, maybe on tunic...

Victorian button from Perak state, maybe on tunic by members of the colonial bureaucracy, I guess. This is pretty scarce, I would think.
Forum: Indian Badges 02-07-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 170
Posted By Khyber
From Life in the Indian Police by C E Gouldsbury

From Life in the Indian Police by C E Gouldsbury
Forum: Indian Badges 02-07-20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 170
Posted By Khyber
Nice one Simon! The village chowkidar acted...

Nice one Simon!
The village chowkidar acted as a quasi-constable and kept an eye on comings and goings, strangers, crimes, voilent affrays etc and reported to the daroga or thanedar who headed the...
Forum: Indian Badges 02-07-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 69
Posted By Khyber
Indian Amy badges

After some prompting from my forum friend Simon aka High Wood, I've finally put up a little album of some of my favourite things.. need to fine-tune the descriptions etc...Will add more in due...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-06-20, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 153
Posted By Khyber
Lovely badge, Simon! And yes you're right about...

Lovely badge, Simon! And yes you're right about the regiment.
I have hallmarked collars to the 14th and 16th Punjabis and they seem to turn up quite often, but never see one to the 15th for some...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 30-06-20, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 153
Posted By Khyber
Simon, I thought this was the Sikh Regiment...

Simon, I thought this was the Sikh Regiment collar badge WW2 period pre-47, but can't confirm.

The 28th Punjabis had a similar cap/collar badge during the WW1 period, with 28 P on the cresent.
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-06-20, 04:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Khyber
I visited in 2005 but at that time was not...

I visited in 2005 but at that time was not collecting badges or medals, but I found lots of curios in Rangoon..even a Japanese bayonet from WW2 which I could not buy as not allowed in India.
Lovely...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-06-20, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Khyber
This is a cast copy of the original in silver...

This is a cast copy of the original in silver that you have a pair of. It immediately struck me as a cast copy right down to the silver stamp..what a mess!
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 29-06-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Khyber
Fully agree with you Simon. All these are dodgy....

Fully agree with you Simon. All these are dodgy. I was watching them yesterday. The Burma Police badge is probably the best of the lot, but again a copy. The original in white metal which I have has...
Forum: Indian Badges 27-06-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 105
Posted By Khyber
PWD is Public Works Dept H.H is His Highness...

PWD is Public Works Dept
H.H is His Highness something - could be any of the princely states...will have to rack my brain a bit..
KMS again..hard to say..not necessarily medical service....
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 22-06-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By Khyber
Ah! Good luck!

Ah! Good luck!
Forum: All other Colonial Badges 22-06-20, 05:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By Khyber
Lots of Malaysian/Singapore badges - which seem...

Lots of Malaysian/Singapore badges - which seem to be good - on ebay now.. from Barry Renfrew and a guy called kalpak1 (who I know is a collector of police badges from Ireland)
...
Forum: Indian Badges 22-06-20, 02:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By Khyber
[QUOTE=manchesters;513645]Hello, I cant find...

[QUOTE=manchesters;513645]Hello,

I cant find any others on ebay to compare

/QUOTE]

Hi Simon, what I meant was other newish looking badges also come up on eBay. My main question is why a...
Forum: Indian Badges 21-06-20, 08:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By Khyber
Are these badges good?

Is the Malabar Vol Rif badge the real thing? The reason I ask is I'm a little amazed that badges over a 100 years old look as if they've just come out of the production. Thelugs also look as if...
Forum: General Topics. 20-06-20, 01:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By Khyber
Thanks Simon! Though I feel thats not the way the...

Thanks Simon! Though I feel thats not the way the first name should be rendered.. probably a translation error. I've never heard of a Muslim name called 'sowar'
Forum: General Topics. 19-06-20, 02:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By Khyber
Adding to my earlier reply..the name seemed to...

Adding to my earlier reply..the name seemed to ring a bell and found I have a Victorian medal named to a 1059
Lance Daffafar Shah Sower, 13 Bengal Lcrs.. different people of course but maybe a...
Forum: General Topics. 19-06-20, 02:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By Khyber
I doubt you will find anything on the Indian...

I doubt you will find anything on the Indian medals unless they are VCOs. Records for a sowar are very unlikely unless you find the the medal roll, which for Indian recepients has so far been...
Forum: General Topics. 16-06-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By Khyber
Thank you all for your replies! Best wishes!

Thank you all for your replies!
Best wishes!
Forum: General Topics. 15-06-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By Khyber
Malta Post

Hi guys. Wanted to know how reliable Malta Post's international tracked service is. Never bought from there so would help if anyone can advise.
Thanks!
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