Scarce Early WWI 44th Lincoln & Welland Regiment Collar Badge by J. Gaunt, Montreal
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Scarce Early WWI 44th Lincoln & Welland Regiment Collar Badge by J. Gaunt, Montreal

Code: emi00044lw

$65.00


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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce early World War I 44th Lincoln & Welland Regiment collar badge. Part of the Canadian Army, the regiment is based out of Welland, Ontario and has been serving since 1863. The badge is topped by a crown and reads VINCIT VERITAS (Truth Conquers) on a banner at the bottom. At center is an escallop (scallop shell) bearing the number 44. The badge was made by J.R. Gaunt of Montreal, Quebec.

VINTAGE: Circa early WWI.

SIZE: Approximately 1-5/16" in height and 1" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass.

ATTACHMENT: Two loops for cotter pin.

MARKINGS: J.R. GAUNT MONTREAL.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWI Great Britain and Commonwealth badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MCJX14 LFEX7/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge has some light wear and tarnish.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.