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Old 15-04-21, 08:08 AM
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Frank Kelley Frank Kelley is offline
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I would not necessarily say it was Edwardian, but, it is certainly a pleasing old cap badge, a great shame it is missing it's original blades.

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I've a similar question as to a badge I recently purchased. It's had (crude) copper loops fitted in place of the missing blades. The JR GAUNT LONDON is so small it is difficult to read even with a magnifying glass! But I don't think there are any dots between the letters.
Again, I suppose this is a cap badge as opposed to a collar badge? I'm only saying this because it seems a bit large for a collar, but obviously I could be totally wrong. It was described as Edwardian, but I've no idea how to check this. Any info would be helpful.
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Another thing is, it's quite weighty. Cast bronze as opposed to die stamped brass I suppose?
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