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Old 26-04-21, 10:50 AM
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I need the help of the forum please

Is this Essex Regiment badge original or fake please?

Thank you for looking, Keith
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Old 26-04-21, 10:57 AM
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Very fake.
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Old 26-04-21, 11:11 AM
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Looks like a 'painted scroll' Birmingham Mint badge.
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Here is a Birmingham Mint Essex Regiment for comparison.

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/fo...hp?albumid=767

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Thank you gents for your input, I am satisfied the badge is fake.

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