Scarce WWI Period 14th King's Hussars Enlisted Man Cap Badge
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Scarce WWI Period 14th King's Hussars Enlisted Man Cap Badge

Code: emi00014kh

$65.00


Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce World War I period 14th King's Hussars enlisted man cap badge. A cavalry regiment of the British Army, the King's Hussars served under this name from 1715 until 1922, when they merged with the 14th/20th Hussars. The badge has a lion atop a crown at center and reads HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE (shame upon him who thinks evil of it) upon an encircling garter.

VINTAGE: Circa WWI.

SIZE: Approximately 1-11/16" in height (not including clip) and 1-7/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass.

ATTACHMENT: Clip.

MARKINGS: None

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. ebay MCJX14 LFEX7/14

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge has some light to medium wear and tarnish with some minor oxidation, mostly to the reverse.

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