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Old 13-02-20, 06:44 PM
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I have exhausted what sources I have on this cap badge. I believe it to be an Italian Line. Does anyone have an idea to what Line this belongs. I am guessing pre WW1 era. The photo which did not copy well is of the original owner with badge in wear..... Thanks in advance Jack.

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Old 13-02-20, 06:51 PM
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Believe this relates to the Lloyd Trestino Company.

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Believe this relates to the Lloyd Trestino Company.

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Thank you Simon. That gives me a direction. The halberd in the design would suggest Triest. I felt it was pre WW1 but possibly early post war.
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The information here shows the change of name to Lloyds Triestino occurred in 1919 however it does not mention whether the badge changed at the same time.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italia_Marittima

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