British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Recent Books by Forum Members

   

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Common Forums > It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification

 Other Pages: Galleries, Links etc.
Glossary  Books by Forum Members     Canadian Pre 1914    CEF    CEF Badge Inscriptions   Canadian post 1920     Canadian post 1953     British Cavalry Badges     Makers' Marks    Pipers' Badges  Canadian Cloth Titles  Books  SEARCH
 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 15-07-20, 11:55 AM
buttonhole badge buttonhole badge is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 69
Default Cavalry ?

Please see att'd...?
Attached Images
File Type: jpg cavalry795.jpg (23.1 KB, 21 views)
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 15-07-20, 01:38 PM
Lancer 17 Lancer 17 is offline
Member 2010-21- Rest in Peace
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Melbourne Australia.
Posts: 1,460
Smile

G'day buttonhole,

The trouble that you have is that many regiments including several Cavalry regiments used the Prince of Wales Plumes as a cap and or collar badge. There was another thread recently with a similar badge. Seeing that you have mastered the uploading of photographs to the Forum, could we please have a view of the back as this often tells us more than the front.

However, what its not is a 10th Hussars Tent Cap badge, this has longer tails to the feathers and it has the Ich Dien motto on 2 small sticky out bits, yes that's a technical description.

Ive had a quick look at the Churchill and Westlake book on collar badges and its not shown there.

I hope that this helps , maybe just a little. As an after thought it might be a civvies lapel badge, but a view of the back will help in this regards.

Regards

Phil.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 09:53 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.