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Old 01-01-20, 07:13 PM
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A bit of assistance needed from the cavalry experts. Does anyone know why these collar badges appeared rather than the usual ones and more importantly which cap badge was worn with them. Thanks in advance.
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Old 02-01-20, 04:29 PM
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Any help from the cavalry experts would be appreciated.
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Old 03-01-20, 08:42 AM
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Not sure what you mean by Ďusual onesí arenít these just the earlier pattern? Presumably if a bronze cap badge existed and Iíve never seen one, it would be like the collar on the right but with blades.

Identical set the the white metal ones you posted in the mounting badges thread.

(Unless Iím missing something obvious here)
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Old 03-01-20, 04:26 PM
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All the usual collar badges have a latin scroll where as these have the words in English 7th Dragoon Guards. Just curious why the change and when and was there a different cap badge or just the same OSD badge.
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Old 03-01-20, 06:23 PM
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All the usual collar badges have a latin scroll where as these have the words in English 7th Dragoon Guards. Just curious why the change and when and was there a different cap badge or just the same OSD badge.
I see what you mean, if these are the same size as the cap badge, ie:larger than the ones with the Latino motto, then OSD collars tend replicate that. If theyíre smaller them I have no idea. They are very nice though, you have some lovely officers cavalry items.
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Don't know if this will help.

https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/br...oon_guards.htm
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