WWI CEF (Canadian Expeditionary Forces) 139th Northumberland Overseas BN Cap Badge
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WWI CEF (Canadian Expeditionary Forces) 139th Northumberland Overseas BN Cap Badge

Code: emi00016nob

$85.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: WWI Canadian Expeditionary Forces (CEF) 139th Northumberland Overseas Battalion cap badge. The badge is shaped like a starburst topped with a royal crown and the center features the number "139" and surrounding it reads: "NORTHUMBERLAND OVERSEAS BATTALION" in raised detail and is encircled by a wreath embellishment. A scroll along the top reads: "EXCELSIOR" and one along the bottom: "CANADA".

VINTAGE: Circa WWI

SIZE: Approximately 1-7/8" x 1-1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Stamped bronze

ATTACHMENT: Two loops/lugs, cotter pin

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Great Britain and Commonwealth collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJX10 LHEX9/16

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

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