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WW2 Air Raid Precauctions 'Westinghouse Brake & Signalling Company Ltd' ARP Home Front Badge.

A scarce original wartime period ''ARP Westinghouse Brake & Signalling Co Ld lapel badge'; small chromium plated example bearing the company's logo to the centre on orange translucent enamel ground; the reverse impressed with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd Regent St Birmingham". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting, enamel intact.
Height 21mm.

Westinghouse Brake & Signal Company Ltd was formed in 1935 when 'Saxby' was dropped from their title. It manufactured railway air braking, signalling, mining and colliery equipment at the engineering works in Chippenham, Wiltshire and Melbourne, Australia.

Code: 57246Price: 80.00 GBP


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WW2 Air Raid Precauctions ARP Warden Celluloid Tin Button Badge.

A scarce original Second World War period 'A.R.P. Warden pink celluloid tin button badge'. Good condition, retaining original pin fitting, no denting, colour remains bright, minimal foxing, small area of cellophane detached from rim to reverse.
Diameter 26mm.

Code: 57223Price: 28.00 GBP


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WW2 ARP Vickers-Armstrongs Limited, 1940 Hallmarked Silver Air Raid Precautions Pin Badge.

A scarce original wartime issue 'Vickers-Armstrongs Air Raid Precautions pin badge', depicting the companies "VA" logo surmounted by "A.R.P.", the reverse impressed with Birmingham silver hallmarks for 1940 and maker's details "JRG&S" (J.R.Gaunt & Son). Very good condition, retaing original pin fittings.
Height 30mm.

Code: 57162Price: 85.00 GBP


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Air Raid Precautions circa 1940's Silver Miniature ARP Pin Badge.

A good original circa 1940's period miniature size 'Air Raid Precautions silver badge', the reverse impressed "Sterling Silver". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings.
Height 18mm.

Code: 57047Price: 18.00 GBP


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Air Raid Precautions Lady Warden's 1938 Hallmarked Silver ARP Badge & Presentation Box.

A good original pre-war 'Air Raid Precautions Lady Warden's badge and box', the reverse bearing London silver hallmarks for 1938 and maker's details "J.C". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings and contained in its original blue card box with waxed paper packet to protect the badge.
Height 38mm.
Box 65mm square.

Code: 56924Price:


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Air Raid Precautions circa 1940's Miniature ARP Lapel Badge.

A good original circa 1940's miniature size 'Air Raid Precautions silver plated badge'. Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting.
Height of badge front 14mm.

Code: 56923Price:


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Air Raid Precautions 1939 Chester Hallmarked Silver & Enamel Miniature ARP Badge by Charles Horner.

A very scarce fine quality 'Air Raid Precautions miniature silver and enamel lapel badge' bearing the very distinct trademark (intertwined initials "CH") of the very collected maker "Charles Horner" of Mickey Mouse fame; the reverse impressed with Chester silver hallmarks for 1939. Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting, enamel perfect.
Height 18mm.

Code: 56558Price: 45.00 GBP


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1st Issue 1937 Air Raid Precautions, 1936 Hallmarked Silver Male Warden's ARP Badge.

A scarce original full sized first issue silver 'Air Raid Precautions badge', designed by sculptor 'Eric Gill', made at the Royal Mint and authorised in February 1937, the Metropolitan Borough of Hampstead claimed to issue the first badges in London in December of the same year, the reverse bearing London silver hallmarks for 1936 and maker's details "R.J". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting.
Height 38mm.

Code: 56405Price: 25.00 GBP


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Air Raid Precautions circa 1940's Silver Miniature ARP Pin Badge.

A good original circa 1940's period miniature size 'Air Raid Precautions silver badge', the reverse impressed "Sterling Silver". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings.
Height 18mm.

Code: 56039Price:


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WW2 Stafford County Control ARP, Air Raid Precautions County Controller Staff Badge.

A scarce original Second World War period 'County Control ARP badge' chromium plated and bearing a Stafford Knot on blue enamel ground, the reverse with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd Regent St. Birmingham". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, an excellent example.
Diameter 31mm.

During the war a control room, permanently manned under the direction of the County Controller, was established in County Buildings, Stafford. Its function was to receive reports from local sub-controllers in district / borough councils, and from county sub-controllers of county areas, and to report them to the Regional Civil Defence Commission (No. 9 Midlands Region). It was also responsible for the control and co-ordination of air raid precaution services in an emergency.

Code: 56038Price: 65.00 GBP


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ARP Borough of Maidstone, Kent, Air Raid Precaution Home Front Lapel Pin Badge by Caxton Co. London.

A good original Second World War period small gilt and enamel 'Air Raid Precaution lapel badge' bearing the 'Borough of Maidstone Arms', the reverse with maker's details "Caxton Co S.W.1.". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel.
Height 21mm.

Code: 56029Price: 45.00 GBP


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WW2 Air Raid Precautions, 1939 Hallmarked Silver Lady Warden's ARP Pin Badge.

A good original Second World War period full sized silver 'Air Raid Precautions badge', designed by sculptor 'Eric Gill', made at the Royal Mint and authorised in February 1937, the reverse bearing London silver hallmarks for 1939 and maker's details "J.C". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings.
Height 38mm.

Code: 56028Price:


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WW2 Air Raid Precautions, 1938 Hallmarked Silver Male Warden's ARP Badge.

A good original full sized silver 'Air Raid Precautions badge', designed by sculptor 'Eric Gill', made at the Royal Mint and authorised in February 1937, the reverse bearing London silver hallmarks for 1938 and maker's details "J.C". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting.
Height 38mm.

Code: 56027Price:


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WW2 Air Raid Precautions A.R.P. Whistle by J.Hudson & Co, Birmingham.

A good original Second World War period 'Air Raid Precautions warden's whistle', chromium plated example impressed "A.R.P." with maker's details below "J.Hudson & Co Barr St. Hockley Birmingham". Very good condition, minimal service wear.
Length 82mm.

Code: 56026Price:


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WW2 ARP Manchester Royal Infirmary, Air Raid Precauctions Officially Numbered Home Front Hospital Badge.

A very rare original example of a Second World War period 'ARP Manchester Royal Infirmary brass and enamel badge', the reverse impressed with maker's details "Fattorini & Sons Ltd Bradford Works Birmingham" and low issue number "69". Good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel with stress mark and enamel loss.
Height 27mm.

Code: 55590Price: 150.00 GBP


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Air Raid Precautions Silver Miniature ARP Tiepin Badge by Birmingham Medal Co.

A scarce fine quality original miniature size 'Air Raid Precautions silver badge', mounted on a slender bar, the reverse impressed "Silver" and with maker's details "BMCo" (Birmingham Medal Co, Goldsmiths Buildings, Birmingham). Very good mint condition, retaining original pin fittings, a superb example.
Width 51mm.
Height 19mm.

Code: 55588Price:


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Air Raid Precautions circa 1940's Silver Miniature ARP Lapel Badge.

A good original circa 1940's miniature size 'Air Raid Precautions silver mufti badge', the reverse impressed "Sterling Silver". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting.
Height 18mm.

Code: 55587Price:


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WW2 ARP Skefko. SKF, Ball Bearing Company, Luton, Bedfordshire, Air Raid Precauctions Home Front Badge.

A scarce original wartime period 'Skefko Air Raid Precauctions badge', gilded brass example inlaid with yellow enamel and superimposed with red 'ARP' letters, the reverse impressed with maker's details "J.R.Gaunt London". Very good condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting, no stress marks or damage to the enamel, gilt finish remains fresh.
Height 20mm.
Width 35mm.

Skefko Ball Bearing Co Ltd, Luton, Bedfordshire, with their Air Ministry approved bearings were suppliers to the Aircraft Industry during the war.

Code: 55520Price: 90.00 GBP


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WW2 Air Raid Precauctions ARP Fire Warden Celluloid Tin Button Badge.

A scarce original Second World War period 'A.R.P. Fire Warden red celluloid tin button badge'. Good condition, retaining original pin fitting, no denting, colour remains bright, minimal foxing.
Diameter 26mm.

Code: 55509Price: 30.00 GBP


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WW2 ARP Armstrong Siddeley Motor Car Factory, Air Raid Precautions Home Front Badge.

A rare Wartime period Air Raid Precautions badge for the 'Armstrong Siddeley Motors Ltd', designed in the style of an aircraft engine, with yellow enamel circlet title and 'ARP within on black enamel ground; the reverse with maker's details "Fattorini & Sons Ltd Bradford ? Birmingham". Good condition, retaining original buttonhole horseshoe fitting (now twisted) enamel intact, but with heavy surface crazing and scratches.
Height 27mm.

Code: 54775Price: 80.00 GBP

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