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WW2 Italian Pilots Wing circa 1943 -1946 Gilt Aviator Badge.

A scarce original wartime circa 1943 'Italian Pilot's Wing badge'; large die stamped gilded brass eagle surmounted by a 'King Victor Emmanuel III Crown', the reverse with unusual coiled end sprung pin (now bent) Very good condition, minor service wear to gilt finish.
Wingspan 77mm.

Victor Emmanuel III was the King of Italy from 29 July 1900 until his abdication on 9 May 1946.

Code: 58554Price: 120.00 GBP


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circa 1940 Royal Air Force Officer's Field Service RAF Side Hat Badge with unusual maker's details 'Firmin London'.

A very good original King George VI period two piece 'RAF officer's gilt cap badge'; gilded brass example on backing plate, the reverse unusually impressed with maker's details "Firmin London" retaining the original screw posts and nuts to both Crown and eagle. Very good condition, minimal service wear.
Wingspan 54mm.

Code: 58413Price: 35.00 GBP


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WW2 Royal Air Force Official Aircrew Pathfinder Wing Badge.

A rare original Second World War period 'RAF Pathfinder badge'; gilded brass eagle wing nicely toned and retaining the correct original tube joint pin fitting and flat-rolled catch. Very good condition.
Wingspan 54mm.

The RAF pathfinder badge was worn above left breast pocket. It was strictly forbidden for aircrew to actually wear this badge when on operations in case they fell into German hands, taken prisoner and identified.

Code: 58412Price: 150.00 GBP


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Presented By P.B.Cow & Co, for Continuing Production During Air Raids, Officially Numbered War Workers Badge, RAF Barrage Balloons.

A very scarce original Second World War period chromium plated badge in the form of a shield bearing a parchment style scroll inscribed "Continuing Production During Air Raids" with further inscription "Presented By P.B.Cow & Co"; the reverse with makers details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd, Regent St, Birmingham" and impressed with official low issue number "168". Excellent condition, complete with original pin fittings for a female worker, enamel perfect.
Height 29mm.

'P.B.Cow & Co' factories were in Streatham, Stanmore and Slough and specialised in the production of rubber and plastics equipment for the Royal Air Force including Barrage Balloons.

Code: 58350Price: 120.00 GBP


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W.R.A.F. Old Comrades Association Badge by Gaunt London.

A scarce original circa 1920's early 'Women's Royal Air Force Old Comrades Association badge'; gilded brass strap inlaid with blue enamel and bearing title "W.R.A.F. - O.C.A." with eagle to voided centre, the reverse impressed with maker's details "Gaunt London". Very good condition, complete with original pin fittings, enamel perfect.
Height 23mm.

The Women's Royal Air Force Old Comrades Association was formed 1919.

Code: 58281Price:


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Royal Air Force Other Ranks RAF Brass Cap Badge.

A good original King George VI period die-stamped brass other ranks 'Royal Air Force cap badge'; Crowned laurel wreath bearing 'RAF' monogram to the centre; the reverse retaining original two loop fittings (these slightly bent) and split pin. Very good condition, minimal service wear.
Height 44mm.

Code: 58277Price: 10.00 GBP


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Royal Air Force Association Standard Bearer's RAFA Side Hat Badge.

A good original circa 1980's 'Royal Air Force Association Standard Bearer's hat badge'; large chromium plated example displaying an eagle with wings spread perched on a globe inlaid with good quality enamelling with title scroll below "R.A.F.A.". Excellent condition, complete with original loops, enamel perfect.
Height 54mm.

Code: 58259Price:


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WW2 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve RAFVR Officially Numbered Badge, Low Issue Number 356.

A scarce original Second World War period unmarked silver 'Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve badge', made by the Royal Mint and with official Air Ministry very low issue number "356. Very good condition, complete with original buttonhole fitting.
Height 24mm.

Code: 58252Price: 35.00 GBP


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WW2 National Pigeon Service Officially Numbered Badge, used by the RAF, Army, Home Guard, SOE and Special Forces.

A rare original Second World War period 'National Pigeon Service silver plate and enamel badge', the reverse with maker's details in relief "Marples & Beasley Birmingham" and impressed with official low issue number "2178". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting, no damage to the enamel, an excellent example.
Height 24mm.

Trained homing pigeons lent by their enrolled civilian keepers for essential use by the RAF, Army, Home Guard, SOE and Special Forces to relay urgent messages back to England.

Code: 58196Price:


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circa 1940's Royal Air Force Officer's Field Service RAF Side Hat Badge.

A very good original King George VI period two piece 'RAF officer's gilt cap badge'; gilded brass example on backing plate, the reverse retaining the original screw post and nuts to both Crown and eagle. Very good condition, minor service wear.
Width 53mm.

Code: 58147Price:


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Royal Australian Air Force Other Ranks RAAF Brass Cap Badge by Amor Sydney.

A good original George VI period die-stamped blackened brass other ranks 'Royal Australian Air Force cap badge'; Crowned laurel wreath bearing 'RAAF' monogram to the centre; the reverse with maker's details "Amor Sydney" and retaining original two loop fittings. Good condition, service wear to blackened finish, tip of crown slightly bent back.
Height 46mm.

Code: 58141Price: 25.00 GBP


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'Women's Royal Air Force' First Pattern 1918 Other Ranks WRAF Cloth Cap Badge.

A rare original 1918 first pattern other ranks 'Women's Royal Air Force cap badge'; black felt backing with padded white embroidered Crown, raised velvet boss below with white double rope binding and bearing eagle to the centre, the reverse with black ribbed cotton lining. Very good condition, evidence of having been sewn to a cap.
Height 70mm.

On the 1st April 1918 the 'Women's Royal Air Force' was formed, however it had a very short existence when in April 1920 it was disbanded and the RAF paved the way for all future air service women.

Code: 58122Price:


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WW2 RAF Royal Air Force Escape Compass.

An original Second World War period example of the pattern carried by RAF Aircrew as part of their escape and evasion equipment.
Diameter 14mm.
Depth 4mm.

Code: 58020Price: 40.00 GBP


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EIIR Royal Air Force Officer's RAF Bullion Cloth Mess Wing Pin Badge.

A good original early Elizabeth II period gold wire bullion 'Royal Air Force Officer's mess wing badge', the reverse with black paper lined hessian backing and metal mounted pin fittings. Very good clean condition.
Height 31mm.
Wingspan approx 67mm.

Code: 57685Price: 20.00 GBP


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Royal Air Force Physical Training Instructor, RAF Brass PTI Arm Badge, 1923 -1949.

A good original pre-1949 'Royal Air Force Physical Training Instructor arm badge'; die-stamped gilding brass example displaying three arms each wielding a club, protruding from a centre piece bearing the letters "PTI". Good condition, complete with original two loop fittings, minor service wear.
Height approx 32mm.

Code: 57674Price: 15.00 GBP


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WW2 Royal Air Force RAFVR Pilot's Identity Bracelet.

A scarce original wartime period 'Royal Air Force unmarked silver ID disc, inscribed to "E.P.Waite R.A.F. 749174". Very good condition, complete with silver plated chain bracelet with safety catch in good working order.
Length approx 193mm.

The service number '749174' would indicate an RAFVR recruit.

Code: 57619Price: 30.00 GBP


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Royal Air Force Air Gunner RAF Winged Bullet AG Arm Badge 1923 -1939.

A scarce original circa 1923 -1939 'Royal Air Force Air Gunner arm badge' in the form of a die-stamped brass winged bullet. Good condition, retaining original correct three loop fittings, wear to highpoints, heavy distortion to one loop, price reflects.
Height 37mm.

Code: 57612Price: 30.00 GBP


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Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Silver & Enamel RAFVR Badge made by Thomas Lynton Mott, Birmingham.

A scarce original jewellers made 'Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve' large silver and enamel eagle badge bearing 'VR' scroll inlaid with blue enamel, the reverse impressed "Sterling" and with maker's details "T.L.M" (Thomas Lynton Mott, Birmingham) beneath an artist's palette. Very good uncleaned condition, retaining original pin fittings, an excellent example.
Width 56mm.

Code: 57611Price:


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WW2 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve RAFVR Officially Numbered Badge.

A scarce Second World War period unmarked silver 'Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve badge', made by the Royal Mint and with official Air Ministry issue number "81741. Very good condition, complete with original buttonhole fitting.
Height 24mm.

Code: 57608Price:


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WW2 Royal Air Force Black Plastic Economy Issue RAF Cap Badge.

A scarce Second World War period 'RAF economy issue cap badge', the reverse with maker's details in relief "A Stanley & Sons Walsall" "101A - 2 -2" "T -2". Very good condition, retaining original two blade fittings.
Height 43mm.

Code: 57607Price: 15.00 GBP

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