The Collection of Militaria Formed by The Late R.E. Handley

Date of Auction: 14th December 2011

Sold for £350

Estimate: £300 - £500

3rd (East Kent) Regiment (The Buffs) Officer’s Forage Cap Badge c. 1826 - 40. An extremely fine and rare example being a gold embroidered Dragon on black cloth ground over ‘3’, (9 x 5.8 cm), the reverse of the badge now reinforced with sewn on cardboard backing, otherwise very fine condition £300-500