WWI 6th New Zealand (Manawatu) Mounted Rifles Cap Badge
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WWI 6th New Zealand (Manawatu) Mounted Rifles Cap Badge

Code: emi00006mmr


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: WWI 6th New Zealand (Manawatu) Mounted Rifles cap badge. The center of the badge reads: "6TH NZ" surrounded by a wreath and topped with a royal crown, a scroll along the bottom reads: "MANAWATU MOUNTED RIFLES". The 6th squadron fought in the Middle Eastern Theater during WWI and participated in the Battle of Gallipoli.

VINTAGE: Circa WWI

SIZE: Approximately 1-7/8" x 1-7/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Stamped, blackened bronze

ATTACHMENT: Two loops/lugs and cotter pin

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a New Zealand militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJX10 LAAEX9/16 SAAEX6/17

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine - Excellent): The cap badge shows minor to moderate wear and verdigris, handsome patina, overall very fine condition.

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