World War I - The Great War
On War Service 1915
Fine Enamel on Brass Lapel Badge
FRONT AND BACK VIEW INFORMATION: The example above shows FINE ENAMELWORK ON OLD BRASS FROM 1915. This piece is in the condition that it was found and has not been cleaned because I know that serious collectors like to see the original patina. Buying this collectible in the condition that it was found allows the collector to see the authenticity of the piece.
If you collect Military Memorabilia this is a great piece to add to your collection. Please check MY OTHER AUCTIONS to view more of my unique and interesting items. AN UNUSUAL PIECE - ESPECIALLY FOR THE COLLECTOR! SIZE & CONDITION: The item pictured above measures approximately:
1 and 3/4 inches long by 1 and 1/8 of an inch at the widest point. This 92 year old Brass and Enamel Lapel Pin is in excellent condition as you can see from the picture above. T are some very fine wear marks which are not visible to the naked eye. The reverse side of of the badge shows the maker's mark "J.R. GAUNT & SONS. LTD" and a number 65216 which is impressed into the "U" shaped fixing that goes into a buttonhole on a lapel. SHIPPING COST & INFORMATION: It weighs less than 100 g UNPACKED and will be sent, carefully packed, in a padded envelope by letter mail. For most parts of the United ... read more