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Royal Navy Lieutenant's Bicorn, epaulettes and belt with sword slings  (George V or VI)  £360   
All in excellent condition. Bicorn made by F.P. Baker & Co Ltd (Naval Outfitters), London.
Pair of epaulettes with virtually no sign of wear. Belt and sword slings, made by same company.

 

Royal Horse Artillery busby £265   
 



British Army Sun Helmet - 2nd Battalion The Gloucestershire Regiment 1920  £325
stamped inside 2GR  56251 9 20. Top cork is pushed down, as often found. Leather strap piece missing from one side.
The regiment only wore the back badge on this helmet, causing the Indians to ask why they wore their hat backwards.
The badge is missing but has left a mark. 2nd Glosters served in India after World War One.

 







Home Service Helmet - Cheltenham College Cadets in excellent condition.  £950
Victorian helmet plate and correct black band. In named tin - E.P. Apperly. Label inside "New Regulation Solid Cork Helmet". E.P. Apperly also written inside helmet. The Cheltenham College Cadets were formed as an Engineers unit.
Ernest Paice Apperly was son of David Apperly, Kt. of Rodborough Court, Stroud, Gloucestershire. Educated at Cheltenham College and in 1893 commissioned in the 1st Gloucestershire Royal Engineer Volunteers. Served with the Royal Engineers during the Great War but no medals awarded.
               

Gordon Highlander's Feather Bonnet with badge and plume.  £325




Royal Marines Officer's Topee   £120 
Officer's helmet plate. Size 59.
 

Women's cap of the Adjutant General's Corps  size 55 (6 3/4). £30 
Female Officers cap of the Royal Engineers  size 57 (7). £35 
Female Officers cap of the Royal Corps of Signals  size 57 (7). £35


2nd King Edward VIIs Own Gurkha Rifles kilmarnock hat   £55







Royal Gurkha Rifles kilmarnock hat   £55         

Coldstream Guards Other Ranks Sun Helmet      £275  
Label for Hobson & Sons 1931. Worn in Egypt by the 1st Battalon from 1931 to 1934. No lining or strap. Replacement plume. 
 

Australian 2nd Cavalry Regiment bush hat (Australian Light Horse)   £120
With emu feathers and cap badge. Size 52. Dated 2008. Made by Mountcastle Pty Ltd, Australia. With leather strap.  



Guards Officer's Bearskin Tin       £150
Named: E.R. Mahony Irish Guards
Edmond Ronayne Mahony was born in July 1899 and was commissioned 2nd Lt. Irish Guards in December 1918. Appointed ADC to Governor of Gibraltar. Capt. 1930. Major 1936. Lt-Col. May 1940. Ended the war as Brigadier. Retired 1949. Lived in Killinan, County Galway.




Brigade of Guards Female Band members caps   £45 each or the set for £200
First time we have had these in stock. Made by Patey (London) Ltd.


East Surrey Regiment OR's Home Service Bluecloth Helmet  £375
Victorian Crown badge. Made by Hebbert & Co. Ltd. London. Measures 22 inches around inside of helmet.

Durham Light Infantry Volunteers Other Rank's Home Service Helmet  £595
Victorian Crown badge. Measures 20 inches around inside of helmet. 




Foot Guards Regiments Sergeant's caps �38 Each or all five for �165
 

Foot Guards Regiments Corporal's caps £35 Each or all 5 for £160
2nd Battalion Royal  Gurkha Rifles Other Rank's Kilmarnock £40
Royal Marines Band Topee  with Queen's Crown plate no chain chain various sizes.  £50
 


Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps Officer's No. 1 Dress Cap   £40
Unused condition. Officer's cap badge. Size 7 1/8 (58). Made by Costello, London.
 

RA, RAOC, REME women's No. 1 Dress Cap with Corps of Army Music badge   £35
Size 55 cm

Reproduction White Helmets  £35
Now you can sit and watch the Christmas rerun of 'Zulu' with your own hat on! Back in stock.
Available in white and khaki.