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Old 05-04-21, 04:53 PM
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Default RNY or Provost fake?

Another badge I have had about for awhile, but not sure of. It is small, 1 inch in height. Thanks,

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Old 05-04-21, 05:47 PM
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The Norfolk yeomanry badges were much larger.
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Old 05-04-21, 07:20 PM
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It may also be Royal Defence Corps
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Old 05-04-21, 08:51 PM
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The RDC provost staff corps badges are usually flat backed and thicker than this, which is why I am doubtful about it.

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Old 05-04-21, 08:58 PM
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Definitely not NY.

It could be Provosts, size of the corps and length of GvR’s reign encompassing a world war, manufacturers variations are to be expected.

A curious badge with all that pitting front and back.
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Old 06-04-21, 05:06 AM
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Similar to my one here, which is probably Provost.
https://www.britishbadgeforum.com/fo...hlight=norfolk
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