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Collectable Victorian Glengarry Cap Badge 9688

Collectable Victorian Glengarry Cap Badge 9688


Price: £ 20.00
Collectable Victorian Glengarry Cap Badge 9688

This is a Glengarry Cap Badge in Brass measuring 58mmx 38mm issued to The East Midland Regiment of Foot

The Glengarry Cap Badges of the 1874 to 1881 Era

The 1874 British Army Dress regulations introduced a new cap for the infantry and some departmental Corps. This new head-dress is known as the Glengarry Cap and was for rank and file use.  The new style cap was worn until circa 1895 except for most Scottish Regiments who continued to wear the Glengarry cap fr rank and file use this type of badge was usually issued until the Cardwell Reforms of 1881. After 1881 and the abandonment of the numeric part of the Infantry Regiments titles most Regiments wore the Centre badge of their Helmet badges on their Glengarry cap


Condition: Good
Estimated Date: 1890
Item Type: Military Badges

Material: Brass

Wear: None noted
Shape: Shield

Width: 38mm
Height: 58mm


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Collectable Victorian Glengarry Cap Badge 9688

Collectable Victorian Glengarry Cap Badge 9688

This is a Glengarry Cap Badge in Brass measuring 58mmx 38mm issued to The East Midland Regiment of Foot

The Glengarry Cap Badges of the 1874 to 1881 Era

The 1874 British Army Dress regulations introduced a new cap for the infantry and some departmental Corps. This new head-dress is known as the Glengarry Cap and was for rank and file use.  The new style cap was worn until circa 1895 except for most Scottish Regiments who continued to wear the Glengarry cap fr rank and file use this type of badge was usually issued until the Cardwell Reforms of 1881. After 1881 and the abandonment of the numeric part of the Infantry Regiments titles most Regiments wore the Centre badge of their Helmet badges on their Glengarry cap


Condition: Good
Estimated Date: 1890
Item Type: Military Badges

Material: Brass

Wear: None noted
Shape: Shield

Width: 38mm
Height: 58mm

Price: £ 20.00
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