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Old 15-08-19, 12:58 PM
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hi all
any suggestions what this badge is?
George 5 but with what looks to be a victorian period crown?
is it genuine?
thanks in advance
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Old 15-08-19, 01:45 PM
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Hi.

I think its called the imperial crown and you can see it on some Indian badges

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Old 16-08-19, 03:20 AM
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thanks T
understand this but cant work out what this badge could be?
so maybe Indian?
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Old 16-08-19, 04:58 AM
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Military Provost Staff Corps badge. WWI version
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Old 16-08-19, 05:10 AM
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Military Provost Staff Corps badge. WWI version
thanks for that.
is this a variation due to the crown?
I have googled the badge and cant find a similar with the imperial crown
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Old 16-08-19, 05:45 AM
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I have not seen a cypher variation as sharp and fan-like like this one.


this might help:
http://militarybadgecollection.com/2...st-service.htm
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