British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum

Recent Books by Forum Members

   

Go Back   British & Commonwealth Military Badge Forum > Everything Else > Other Militaria

 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
  #31  
Old 27-07-22, 05:16 AM
dumdum's Avatar
dumdum dumdum is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 1,267
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JerryBB View Post
this one has a painted on pin pull
Hi Jerry

Interesting to see that one. Mine probably had a pin of some sort but gone now.

Should I handle it with care in case it is "live" or call the bomb squad?
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 27-07-22, 08:54 AM
JerryBB's Avatar
JerryBB JerryBB is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Wales
Posts: 4,396
Exclamation

Quote:
Originally Posted by dumdum View Post
Hi Jerry

Interesting to see that one. Mine probably had a pin of some sort but gone now.

Should I handle it with care in case it is "live" or call the bomb squad?
it is currently on ebay, but needs a
__________________
Regards,

Jerry
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 27-07-22, 06:27 PM
Bronzestar Bronzestar is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2021
Location: Cheshire
Posts: 89
Default

I've enjoyed looking at these. We're they made for the war savings or just to have at home ?
I'd like to know more about how they came about.
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 29-07-22, 12:09 PM
JerryBB's Avatar
JerryBB JerryBB is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Wales
Posts: 4,396
Default

added another cap type to the collection, the one in the middle in the pics, Victorian forage cap or posties/pc's, with the steeper peak.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg IMG20220728173731.jpg (22.1 KB, 9 views)
File Type: jpg IMG20220728173740.jpg (26.7 KB, 6 views)
File Type: jpg IMG20220728173755.jpg (27.0 KB, 2 views)
__________________
Regards,

Jerry
Reply With Quote
  #35  
Old 01-08-22, 06:26 PM
Beaker123 Beaker123 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 128
Default

A couple from my small collection, both from the Imperial Bazaar, a shop in Ramsgate that was bombed during WW1. The owners obviously saw it as an opportunity! Both have the description. Third pic is the interior of the shop after the May 1915 raid.

Steve
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20220801_184925~2.jpg (29.8 KB, 18 views)
File Type: jpg 20220801_185027~2.jpg (33.3 KB, 18 views)
File Type: jpg 20220801_185341~2.jpg (69.0 KB, 19 views)
Reply With Quote
  #36  
Old 02-08-22, 08:17 AM
JerryBB's Avatar
JerryBB JerryBB is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Wales
Posts: 4,396
Default

Interesting, not seen that supplier before and great with back story
__________________
Regards,

Jerry
Reply With Quote
  #37  
Old 02-08-22, 01:56 PM
wardog's Avatar
wardog wardog is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 2,371
Default

I should think any shop details could be added when placing an order. Would have cost more though. I've only come across shop/retail details for 2 shops but my collection is not huge. Regards, Paul.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
crested ware, great war

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 09:04 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.