The collection of Badges formed by the late Phil Harris

Date of Auction: 16th September 2010

Sold for £330

Estimate: £350 - £450

The Rifle Brigade KOYLI, Somerset Light Infantry, The Norfolk Regiment Badges, The Rifle Brigade card includes an other ranks helmet plate 1881 pattern, small Field Service cap badge (Guelphic crown), a pre 1881 other ranks glengarry (now silver plated), a WWII bakelite cap badge and a 17th London Regiment cap badge (KK 1847); the KOYLI card includes an other ranks helmet plate centre (The Yorkshire Light Infantry), an other ranks smasher hat badge, a WWII bakelite cap badge and sundry collar badges and buttons; the Somerset LI includes a pre 1881 other ranks glengarry badge (lugs missing), an other ranks helmet plate 1878 - 1881, a post 1881 two part other ranks helmet plate and another helmet plate centre fitted with pagri slider; the Norfolk card includes a post 1881 other ranks two part glengarry badge complete with backing plate, first pattern cap badges other rank cap badges in bi-metal and all brass, a second pattern bronze officer’s cap badge and sundry other collar badges together with a two part helmet plate 1878 - 1881 to the 97th Regiment, (all cards include some reproduction items), good overall condition (parcel) £350-450