The Michael J. Wintjens Collection of Military Badges

Date of Auction: 2nd April 2003

Sold for £220

Estimate: £200 - £250

Household Cavalry, GVR caps RHG blades, Life Guards slider, 2nd Life Guards blades & slider; Household Battalion; GVIR RHG loops, Life Guards blades both bronze, six variable QEC three bronze three g/m; s/titles very small LG & RHG anodised BLUES & ROYALS; 1st King’s Dragoon Guards, a fine first pattern o/r cap (slider) & matching collar badges, good quality star pattern bi/metal; cap & collar badges, and very fine unissued 1916 Economy cap; last pattern officer’s silver plated Eagle cap and similar w/m o/r’s; s/titles 1DG & KDG; 2nd Dragoon Guards a very fine and scarce other ranks QVC cap & collar badges, similar KC cap (slider) & collar badges, a further g/m KC cap and similar QEC; s/titles 2DG and three variable Bays; two anodised buttons RHG & LG, good condition (41) £200-250