The Professor Charles Thomas Collection Auction
on Tuesday 24th April 2018
Saturday 21st April: 12 noon to 4pm
Sunday 22nd April: 12 noon to 4pm
Monday 23rd April: 12 noon to 4pm
Sale commences at 10am precisely
Lots: 250-299 of 450
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Lot 250
Insignia of University Officers Training Corps.
A card bearing items of London and Manchester UOTCs, including metal and cloth shoulder-titles and KC cap and collar sets in brass and bronze metal for London, with QEC anodised badges, together with badges of RE, RA and RAMC; cap-badges (metal and embroidered) and buttons for Manchester; and another card, displaying OTC insignia for Glasgow (later incorporating Strathclyde), Leeds and Liverpool Universities, including cap and collar-badges and shoulder titles for Glasgow UOTC, plus anodised items and badges of RA, RE, R Signals and RAMC; cap-badges, buttons and shoulder titles for Leeds UOTC, and cloth shoulder titles for Liverpool (other badges as for the King's Regt). (2 cards, 84 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 251
Insignia of University Officers Training Corps.
A card bearing items of Dublin and Durham University OTCs, including
two patterns of cap badge, plus collar-badge, buttons and brass shoulder-title, for Dublin UOTC, and cap-badges (two patterns) for Durham OTC, together with buttons and a metal shoulder-title; and another card, with insignia for Birmingham and Bristol Universities, including a cap and collar set, plus other cap badges (including two embroidered beret badges) buttons and shoulder-titles (metal and cloth) for Bristol UOTC, and buttons, cap badges (metal and anodised) for Birmingham, plus two good collar badges.
(2 cards, 45 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 252
Cambridge University OTC insignia
A pre-1878 shako plate, buttons, four KC cap badges in white metal and bronze, plus QEC cap and collar set in anodised metal; collar badges for cavalry and other arms sections in white metal and bronze, and 2 cloth shoulder-titles. (37 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 253
Insignia of University Officers Training Corps.
A card of items of Aberdeen and Queen's Belfast University OTCs: cap badges in brass and white metal, Glengarry and collar badges, button and metal shoulder title for Aberdeen UOTC; KC and QEC cap badges for Queens Belfast, buttons and pairs of collar badges in gilt and bronze, shoulder-titles in cloth and metal; and another card, bearing OTC insignia for Edinburgh and Exeter Universities: glengarry, cap and collar-badges in gilding metal, white metal and bronze, buttons, cloth and metal shoulder titles for Edinburgh UOTC and Royal Dick Veterinary College; a pre-1955 cap-badge of University College Exeter OTC and later items. (67 items)

Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 254
Insignia of University Officers Training Corps.
A card of OTC insignia for Nottingham, Reading and St Andrews Universities, the Royal College of Surgeons and Royal Veterinary College of Ireland, including buttons, cap and collar-badges and shoulder titles for Nottingham: buttons and bronze cap badge for Reading, button and shoulder title for R College of Surgeons Ireland; a cap-badge for RVC, Ireland; KC cap-badges, buttons and shoulder titles for St Andrews; and another card, with items of various OTCs including buttons, cap and collar-badges and shoulder titles for Sheffield UOTC; a bronze cap and shoulder title for Southampton; an anodised Glengarry badge for Tayforth; and a brass shoulder title, buttons, cap-badges (bronze and GM) and sundry anodised items for the University of Wales. (64 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 255
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Felstead School, Fettes College, Forest School Walthamstow, Framlingham College, Heriot School, Watsons College, Giggleswick School, Glasgow Academy and Glasgow High School. (27 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 256
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Edinburgh Academy (including three medallions), Elizabeth College, Guernsey, Ellesmere College, Emanuel School, Eton College and Exeter School. (31 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 257
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of
Denstone College, Derby School, Dollar Academy, Dover College, Downside School, Dulwich College, Durham School and Eastbourne College. (27 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 258
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Hertford GS, Highgate School, Hillhead HS, The Hulme GS, Hurstpierpoint College, Hymer College, The Imperial Service College and Ipswich School. (25 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 259
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, and shoulder-titles, of Kelvinside Academy, King Edward VII's School Sheffield, Bury St Edmunds School, King Edward's School, Bath, King Edward's School Birmingham, King William's School, Isle of Man, King's College Taunton, King's College School Wimbledon, and King's School Bruton. (22 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 260
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Liverpool College, Liverpool Collegiate and Liverpool Institute, Llandovery College, Loretto School, Louth School, Magdalen College Oxford School, Maidstone GS and Malvern College. (28 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 261
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Marlborough College, Merchant Taylors School, Crosby, Merchant Taylors School, Merchiston Castle School, Mill Hill School, Monkton Combe School, Monmouth GS and Morrison's Academy. (32 items)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 262
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Mount St Mary School, Chesterfield, Newcastle HS, Newton College, Nottingham HS, Oakham School, The Oratory School, Oundle School and Perse School, Cambridge. (31 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 263
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of the City of London School, Clifton College, Coatham School, Redcar, Cranbrook School, Cranleigh School, Stewarts School, Dartford GS and Dean Close School, Cheltenham. (32 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 264
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Trinity College, Glenalmond, Greshams School, Grimsby College, Haberdashers' Aske's School, Haileybury College, Handsworth GS, Harrow School, Hereford Cathedral School and Herne Bay College.
(31 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 265
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Whitgift School, Wilson's GS, Winchester College, Wolverhampton GS, Woodbridge School, Worksop College and Wrekin College. (27 items)

Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 266
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap-badges, shoulder-titles and a few buttons, of UCS London, Uppingham School, Victoria College Jersey, Wantage School, Wellingborough GS, Wellington College, Wellington School, Westminster School and Weymouth College. (30 items)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 267
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of St John's School, Leatherhead, St Lawrence's College, Ramsgate, St Paul's School (including an officer's pattern waistbelt clasp), St Peter's School York, Sebright School, Worcestershire, Sedbergh School, Sherborne School, Shrewsbury School and Sir Roger Manwood's School, Sandwich. (35 items)
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 268
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of St Albans School, St Bee's School, St Dunstan's College, St Edmund's College, Ware, St Edmund's School, Canterbury, and St Edward's School, Oxford. (17 items)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 269
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap and collar-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Rossall School, RGS Guildford, RGS Wycombe, RGS Lancaster, RGS Newcastle, RGS Worcester, RHS Edinburgh, Rugby School and Rutlish School. (32 items)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 270
School OTC Badges
Insignia including cap-badges, shoulder-titles and buttons, of Peter Symonds' School, Winchester, Plymouth College, Portora Royal School, Enniskillen, Portsmouth GS, Queen Mary's GS, Walsall, Radley College, Reading School, Reigate GS and Repton School. (23 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 271
Cadet Force Insignia
A card displaying a collection of cap and collar-badges, buttons and medals of the Boys Brigade, Church Lads Brigade (including CLB units affiiated to KRRC), Jewish Lads Brigade, Scottish Cadets and Public Secondary Schools Association; and another card with ten embroidered or printed shoulder-titles of Cadet Units of Brighton Grammar School, St Patrick's College etc; together with three formation signs and a WO2's worsted rank crown. (2 cards, 53 items)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 272
An assortment of World War 2 Civil Defence, Nursing and other material
Some 40 various lapel-badges, including 5 ARP badges (one in hallmarked silver), St John Ambulance, WVS, Red Cross, AFS, War Munitions Volunteer, Anti German Union, On War Service, Aircraft Workers, GWR and LNER Railway Services etc; cap-badges of the Red Cross, ATS and Cornwall Constabulary, and a BRCS Associate brassard. A miniature medal of the TA Nursing Service. NAAFI metal collar-badges and SSAFA items; a bronze cap-badge, finely struck with initials 'CVWW' in gilt, and two others, one in bronze, the other in gilding metal, with scroll inscribed 'NACB', and a cap-badge and collar-badge both inscribed 'BLOOD AND FIRE' . A pair of chromium-plated chinscales for an AFS fireman's helmet. Documents including a Home Guard Pocket Book, various ID cards, including two National Registration ID cards (dated 1945 and 1950), Air Raid Precautions Pamphlet No 3 (Aug 1941), Petrol coupons, an ARP cigarette-card album (one card missing), a pamphlet entitled "Uniforms and Intelligence Data of the German Forces", and a Sten Gun Manual. An ARP matchbox-holder, and a sterilising outfit for water-bottles (complete with contents), etc. (Lot)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 273
British Red Cross Insignia
Cap-badges for senior officers, and for various individual counties, collar-badges and shoulder-titles; enamelled lapel-badges, St John Ambulance metal badges, STs and pouch-badges etc; together with an OR's KC helmet-plate of ASC Territorials and an RASC piper's plaid-brooch. (Lot)

Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 274
Insignia of the British Red Cross Society
A collection of medals and other items awarded to Mrs Winnifred Osborne of the Cornwall Red Cross, including a bar bearing the WW2 Defence medal and Voluntary Service Medal with three clasps; four enamelled Red Cross Proficiency or Merit medals, seven lapel-badges, a shoulder-title inscribed Red Cross Cornwall, and a cap or collar-badge.
(14 items)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 275
Civil Defence and ARP Insignia
A card displaying four gilt and enamel lapel-badges and 23 shoulder-titles or arm-badges, in yellow worsted embroidery on blue cloth, indicating the area or branch; together with an anodised QEC badge and cloth shoulder-title of the Mobile Defence Corps; a card of mainly cloth items, including area badges for Cornwall CD and WVS, branch shoulder-flashes, rank-stripes and service chevrons; two cap-badges of the Port of London River Emergency Service, and three metal lapel-badges of the WVS and Hospital Service; and another card, bearing ARP badges in white metal, buttons and enamelled lapel badges of the ARP and CD; a blue cloth armband inscribed CIVIL DEFENCE; and blue cloth shoulder-flashes embroidered in yellow worsted with branch specialisations, and Service chevrons (3 cards, 93 items)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 276
Motor Volunteer Corps, Army Motor Reserve etc
A silvered white metal cap-badge, collar-badge and buttons of the Motor Volunteer Corps: buttons and a magnificent gilt cap-badge and waist belt clasp of the Army Motor Reserve, with bronze cap and collar set; together with badges of the King's Messenger Service and the Motor Transport Volunteers. (25 items)
Estimate:  £160 - 240 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 277
Badges of Units formed in World War I
Including cap-badges and shoulder titles of the Household Battalion, an officer's magnificent forage cap badge and collar badge of the Machine Gun Guards, officers' forage cap and SD cap-badges of the Guards Machine Gun Regiment; and badges of the Army Cyclist Corps. (35 items)
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 278
Kitchener's Army Units (1)
Cap-badges of the Frontiersmen (including an officer's fine gilt example), Jewish Battalions of the Royal Fusiliers, Liverpool Pals (incl one in HM silver and an OSD), the Leeds Pals; and shoulder titles for 1st and 2nd Sportsmans Battalions RF, 2nd and 3rd Liverpool Pals etc.
(19 items)
Estimate:  £300 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 279
Kitchener's Army Units (2)
Shoulder titles, cap and collar-badges of the Tyneside Scottish (4 types, including an officer's cap in silver); officers' and ORs' shoulder-strap badges of the Tyneside Irish: and cap-badges and shoulder titles of the Birmingham Pals battalions of the Warwickshire Regiment. (23 items)
Estimate:  £350 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 280
WW1 Service Battalions of Regular Infantry Regiments
Cap badges including the 20th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers, 11th (Lonsdale) Bn, Border Regiment and 16th (Cardiff City) Bn, the Welch Regiment; and shoulder titles of the 10th Royal West Kent, 18th Pioneer Bn, Middlesex Regiment, 12th (Sheffield) Bn, York & Lancaster, 24th (Oldham Pioneers) and 16th - 23rd Battalions of the Manchester Regiment, and 14th (Young Citizens) Bn, Royal Irish Rifles. (25 items)
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 281
Volunteer Training Corps Insignia
A badge of the Athletes Volunteer Force, and Regimental badges of VTC units of Caernarvonshire, Cornwall (2), Cheshire, Denbighshire, Derbyshire, Devonshire, Dumfriesshire, Hampshire, Kent (2), Lancashire (3), Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, Sussex (2) and the West Riding. Mainly in white metal, bronze or gilding metal; some enamelled.
(20 items)
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 282
Volunteer Training Corps Insignia of London Units
Badges incorporating the City Arms, of Groups A and B of the London Volunteers, including the Scottish Company, with shoulder-titles of the City of London National Guard (CLNG/V) and a lapel-badge, and badges of four of the County of London battalions. Together with a woven Marksman's badge, an enamelled Proficiency Badge and a bronze VTC shoulder-title. (17 items)
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 283
Insignia of Reserve Organisations of WW1 and later
National Reserve (previously Veteran Reserve) oval enamelled badges c.1913, for London and various counties; cap-badges and shoulder-titles of the Royal Defence Corps; similar items of the National Defence Company, with various cyphers including EviiiR and GviR; an Army Emergency Reserve (AER) QEC lapel-badge; an officer's QEC cap badge of the Mobile Defence Corps, and an OR's cap and collar badges of the same Corps; and a TA Imperial Service tablet in white metal. (Lot)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 284
A Georgian Officer's Epaulette
A late 18th or early 19th Century single epaulette, stated to be possibly of the Redruth Volunteers, with a pointed strap of pale blue cloth, bearing gold "Vellum" pattern lace, worked gold crescent, gold bullions and fringe.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 285
Kepi Badges of Cornwall Rifle Volunteers.
A bugle-horn of the 1st CRV, in blackened metal with QVC above and numeral '1' between the strings; a brass curled bugle-horn of the 2nd CRV, lacking numeral; a similar bugle-horn of the CRV, also without a numeral; and a strung bugle-horn of the 6th CRV, in white metal. All complete with lug fixings. (4 items)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 286
Badges of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteers.
A white metal bugle-horn kepi-badge of the 3rd CRV, surmounted by the Prince of Wales's plumes and with numeral '3' between the strings, complete with lug fixings; and a bandsman's composite pouch-badge of the 4th CRV, curled bugle-horn with separate numeral '4'. Separate Prince of Wales's plumes and screw-post fixings (one absent). (2 items)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 287
Badges of the 5th Cornwall Rifle Volunteers.
An officer's silver-plate shako or kepi-badge, strung bugle-horn with Prince of Wales's plumes above numeral '5' (one fixing lug absent); a similar pouch-badge in white metal (screw-post fixings); a smaller badge of the same pattern, complete with lugs; and a white metal button struck with the same device. (4 items)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 288
Officers' Pouch-Belt Plates and Pouch-Badges of Cornwall Rifle Volunteer Corps.
A white metal plate with QVC above a blank tablet, within a laurel wreath, containing a separate strung bugle-horn (now mounted on black card); an identical plate with a white metal slip behind a plain scarlet cloth ground; a pouch-badge of the 2nd Administrative Battalion in the form of a curled bugle-horn in silvered copper; and a smaller white metal badge of similar pattern for the 1st Admin Bn. All complete with screw-post fixings. (4 items)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 289
A Shako-Plate of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteer Corps.
A rayed star of the 1st Administrative Battalion, in blackened metal, the upper point displaced by the Prince of Wales's plumes, the centre mounted with the County Arms and Motto in white metal. Complete with two lug fixings.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 290
Glengarry-Badges of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteer Corps.
An officer's badge of the 1st Administrative Battalion, in white metal, with the Prince of Wales's plumes above the County Arms within a laurel wreath; and an OR's badge of the same pattern in blackened metal. Both complete with fixing lugs. (2 items)
Note: This pattern was worn by the 1st Admin Bn from 1874 until 1881, and thereafter by the 1st Volunteer Battalion from 1881 until 1908.

Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 291
An Officer's Helmet-Plate of the 1st Volunteer Battalion, The Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry post 1881.
A blackened Maltese Cross plate, surmounted by a QVC, with white metal highlights to edges, the centre mounted with a rococo-edged white metal cartouche and scroll bearing the County Arms and Motto. Complete with three fixing lugs.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 292
An OR's Helmet-Plate of the 1st Volunteer Battalion, The Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry post 1881.
A blackened Maltese Cross plate of the same pattern as the previous Lot but without highlights to edges, mounted with a white metal cartouche and scroll bearing the County Arms and Motto. Complete with three fixing lugs. Crown re-fixed; together with three white metal buttons by Samuel Bros and J Weldon, bearing the Prince of Wales's plumes above a scroll inscribed 'Cornwall'. (4 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 293
A Pouch-Belt Plate of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteers.
An officer's white metal plate of the 1st Administrative Battalion: a laurel-wreath surmounted by the Prince of Wales's plumes. In the centre, mounted on a burnished metal slip, a white metal cartouche and scroll bearing the County Arms and Motto. Screw-post fixings.

Note: Plates of this pattern were worn by the 1st Admin Bn from c.1862, and from 1881 by officers and senior NCOs of the 1st Volunteer Battalion until 1908.

Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 294
A Waist-Belt Plate of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteers.
A rectangular white metal plate of the 1st or 2nd Administrative Battalion, struck with the County Arms, surmounted by the Prince of Wales's plumes, between laurel sprays, within scrolls inscribed 'Cornwall Rifle Volunteers'. Complete with both loops.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 295
Glengarry-Badges of the Cornwall Rifle Volunteers
An NCO's white metal badge of the 2nd Administrative Battalion 1874 - 82: within a circular strap inscribed with the battalion title and surmounted by the Prince of Wales's plumes, the County Arms and Motto; and an OR's badge of identical pattern but without the Prince of Wales's plumes, on a fourteen-pointed scarlet cloth backing. Both badges complete with lug fixings. Together with three white metal Royal Arms buttons stated to be for the same battalion. (5 items)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 296
A Volunteer Battalion Officer's Field Cap Badge of The Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1899 - 1908.
A white metal bugle-horn surmounted by a princely coronet above a scroll inscribed 'Cornwall'. Beneath the bugle-horn a second scroll inscribed '1st Volunteer Battn.' (fixings absent); together with a small scarlet corded boss bearing a white metal bugle-horn, complete with its screw-post fixing. (2 items)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 297
Field Cap Badges of The Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1899 - 1908.
An NCO's white metal badge of the 1st Volunteer Battalion, with bugle-horn beneath a coronet, Cornwall and title scroll, complete with lug fixings; and an OR's badge, as for the previous item but without the lower scroll and with a small plaque inscribed '1st VB' between the strings also with lug fixings; together with two buttons in blackened metal bearing crown and bugle-horn, stated to have been worn by various companies.
(4 items)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 298
A Cornwall Rifle Volunteers Officer's Helmet Plate
A rare example of the 1878 - 81 pattern for the 2nd Administrative Battalion. Universal pattern QVC star plate in white metal, mounted with the County Arms and Motto within a voided circular strap inscribed with the Battalion title, flanked by laurel sprays. Complete with fixing lugs.

Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 299
A Cornwall Rifle Volunteers OR's Helmet Plate
A rare example of the 1878 - 81 period for the 2nd Administrative Battalion. Universal pattern OR's QVC star plate in white metal, the centre bearing the County Arms and Motto within a voided circular strap inscribed with the Battalion title. Complete with fixing lugs.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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