ERF Sandbach, Cheshire, Lorry & Truck Manufacturers Lapel Badge.
A good original circa 1940's 'ERF Sandbach lapel badge'; chromium plated example in the form of a lorry radiator grill inlaid with red enamelling; the reverse with maker's details "W.O.Lewis (Badges) Ltd B'Ham". Fair condition, retaining original buttonhole fitting, enamel with heavy stress lines to central area. Price reflects.
ERF Sandbach was foundeded in 1933 by 'Edwin Richard Foden'.
British Road Services 'BRS' Lorry & Truck Transport Drivers Cap Badge.
A good original post-1948 'British Road Services cap badge'; gilded brass example depicting a lion astride a wheel, the centre bar inscribed with companies title. Good condition, complete with two loop fittings and split pin, gilt finish now with service wear and back to the brass, minor verdigris stain to reverse.
"The Allchin Steam Wagon" William Allchin Limited Northampton, Steam Motor Wagon Lorry Badge.
A rare original circa 1920's badge from the 'William Allchin, Globe Works, Northampton' who were manufacturers of 'Traction Engine' 'Steam Motor Wagons', 'Tractors and Ploughs'; large brass example depicting a lorry with title scrolls in blue enamel "The Allchin Steam Wagon", the reverse with maker's details "Fattorini & Sons Bradford". Condition not the greatest, retaining original pin fittings, pin possibly an old replacement, enamel chipped and with heavy service wear.
Code: 55710Price: 180.00 GBP
Lorry Driver of the Year Association Limited, 1981 Lorry Driver of the Year Competition, Safe Driver's Marshal Truck Badge.
A scarce original circa 1980's 'Lorry Driver of the Year badge'; large oval silver plated example, the centre depicting a heavy goods commercial vehicle within a laurel wreath, "LDOY" above "Marshal" below, with 1981 year bar suspended below; the reverse with maker's details "Toye, Kenning & Spencer". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel perfect.
Code: 55390Price: 20.00 GBP
Dennis Brothers Limited Guildford circa 1920's / 1930's Commercial Motor Vehicle, By Appointment To H.M.The King Horseshoe Badge.
An original pre-war large silver plate on copper enamelled badge, Royal Arms bearing a King's Crown on "By Appointment" scroll within a fine quality blue enamel horseshoe inscribed 'Dennis Bros Ltd Guildford'. Very good condition.
Dennis Bros Ltd, Guildford incorporating the Royal Warrant vehicle badge would have been fitted to a bus, fire engine or refuse lorry etc.
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