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Picture courtesy of C & T Auctions.

From the County of London Yeomanry.

Described as lead filled brass consisting of two Rs within a spur.
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There is a good selection of Slouch Hat badges in the next Bosley auction. Pictures courtesy of Bosley.

Damant's Horse



Steinaecker's Horse



Imperial Military Railways

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Port Elizabeth DMT



Peninsula Horse



Thorneycroft's Mounted Infantry

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Kitchener's Fighting Scouts



Roberts' Horse



18th Btn IY Sharpshooters

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Natal Royal Rifles helmet plate

A good die-stamped white metal example. Crowned Maltese cross bearing title circlet; Royal Arms, two wildebeests and scroll ‘DEFENCE’ to voided centre. Two of three loops to reverse.

Originally raised in 1861 as Pietermaritzburg Volunteer Rifle Corps; redesignated Maritzburg Rifles in 1868, Natal Royal Rifles in 1889 and Natal Royal Regiment in 1910; disbanded 1913.

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The badges sold well at Bosleys this week.

100 South African Natal Royal Rifles Victorian Boer War helmet plate circa 1899-1902. £190
202 South African. Imperial Military Railways Victorian Boer War pouch badge. £130
265 18th Bn. (Sharpshooters) Imperial Yeomanry rare Boer War slouch hat badge. £280
266 South Africa. Steinacker’s Horse Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £190
267 South Africa. Kitchener's Fighting Scouts sheet silver Boer War slouch hat badge. £200
268 South Africa. Duke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifles sheet brass Boer War slouch hat badge. £260
269 South Africa. Damant’s Horse Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £260
270 South Africa. Port Elizabeth District Mounted Troop Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £320
271 South Africa. Cape Peninsula Horse Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £220
272 South Africa. Robert’s Horse Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £220
273 South Africa. Thorneycroft’s Mounted Infantry Boer War sheet brass slouch hat badge. £220
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