1937 5th World Jamboree Netherlands Paesi Bassi Flag Swiss contingent badge
A scarce original '1937 5th World Jamboree Netherlands Holland', woven cloth stripe title badge' believed worn on the Swiss Boy Scouts felt scull cap, bearing an embroidered Paesi Bassi red, white and blue Flag to the top, Switzerland boy scout fleur-de-lis emblem half white half red, flanking the yellow title 'Wereld Jamboree 1937 Nederland'. Good condition, minor stitching faults to left bott... read more
Scouts of France stick pin badge c.1930
A rare original circa 1930's period 'French Boy Scouts stick pin badge' small die pressed tin example in the form of a fleur de lis, superimposed with a Cross potent with clover to centre. Good condition, complete with single stick pin fitting.
Height of badge 30mm.
Height with pin 57mm. read more
Baden Powell Trained Army Scouts tunic sleeve trade badge
A scarce ORIGINAL circa 1905 -1921 sheet brass LARGE pattern fleur-de-lys sleeve badge chosen by Colonel Baden Powell when he introduced scouting in the Army whilst out in South Africa commanding the 5th Dragoon Guards circa 1897. The first official mention traced is in Army Order of 1905. This example was worn by Army Scouts 1st Class. Good condition, complete with original loops fittings and ... read more
Boy Scouts Scout Shop gilt and enamel vintage tie pin
A very attractive circa 1940's 'Scout Shop gilt tie pin' displaying an arrowhead inlaid with yellow and green enamel with "Boy Scouts" scroll below inlaid in black. Very good condition, complete with all fittings, no damage to the enamel. read more
Boy Scouts Scout Shop vintage printed celluloid cufflinks
A scarce original circa 1930's 'Scout Shop cufflinks'; matching pair of oval gilt brass frames each bearing green celluloid insets displaying printed yellow arrowhead with 'Boy Scouts' scroll. Good condition, complete with original chain links, colour remains bright, minor wear to gilt finish.
Height of each 16mm. read more
Boy Scouts 3rd Pattern red and black plume hat badge
A scarce original circa 1937 to 1952 third pattern 'Boy Scouts hat badge', unmarked white metal arrowhead in circle bearing 'Boy Scouts' motto scroll, the reverse with semi circle holder with red and black bristle plume. Good condition, complete with correct amount of bobbles top and bottom and two flat loop fittings with split pin.
Diameter 32mm. read more
Boy Scouts 1908 pattern brass arrowhead badge 28mm high
A rare original circa 1908 pattern 'Boy Scouts first pattern badge'; gilt brass die-stamped arrowhead without stars. Very good condition, complete with original two loop fittings and split pin.
Height 28mm. read more
Baden Powell Trained Army Scouts service dress sleeve trade badge
A scarce original circa 1905 -1921 sheet brass SMALL pattern fleur-de-lys sleeve badge chosen by Colonel Baden Powell when he introduced scouting in the Army whilst out in South Africa commanding the 5th Dragoon Guards circa 1897. The first official mention traced is in Army Order of 1905. This example was worn by Army Scouts 2nd Class. Very good condition, retaining original two loop fittings ... read more
Boy Scouts brass arrowhead green beret hat badge
A good original post 1964 'Boy Scout green beret badge' in the form of a gilt brass arrowhead, the reverse impressed in relief with the trademark 'Scouts' and two blade fittings to attach to beret. Very good condition, gilt finish remains bright.
Height 25mm. read more
Boy Scouts Cyclist proficiency blue felt cloth badge circa 1927
A very scarce ORIGINAL circa 1927 short lived pattern 'Boy Scouts Cyclist proficiency badge' orangey red embroidered '16 Spoke Cycle Wheel' on blue felt circular backing, the reverse with black paper on white herringbone lining. Very good unissued condition, colours remain bright.
Diameter approx 36mm. read more
Boy Scouts Assistant Cubmaster Do Your Best hat badge Collins London
A scarce original early pattern 'Boy Scouts Assistant Cubmaster hat badge'; large circular white metal example, with an applied lean and hungary wolf's head on red enamel ground with yellow motto scroll below 'Do Your Best'; the reverse impressed with maker's details 'Collins London. Good condition, complete with original two loops fittings and split pin, enamel intact.
Diameter approx 4... read more
1955 8th World Jamboree Niagara Canada New Horizons souvenir staff badge
A scarce ORIGINAL period example of '1955 8th World Jamboree commemorative stick badge' in the form of a thin sheet metal brass oval, with four pin holes to bend round and attach to a staff, inscribed in relief 'The St. Catharines and District Chamber of Commerce New Horizons Jamboree 1955'. Good condition, some old stain marks to both back and front.
Height approx 39mm.
Please no... read more
Boy Scouts gold fleur de lys thanks badge with an applied arrowhead
A scarce original circa 1933 to 1936 pattern 'Boy Scouts gold Thanks Badge' with APPLIED arrowhead mounted to the swastika as opposed to the more common integral arrowhead, the reverse impressed '9ct' (9 carat gold) and 'Rd No 568805' a Registration, Design and Patent number for the year 1910. Very good condition, complete with ring suspension fitting.
Height with ring 26mm. read more
Boy Scouts 9 carat gold fleur de lys buttonhole thanks badge
A scarce original circa 1933 to 1936 period 'Boy Scouts gold thanks lapel badge' with INTEGRAL arrowhead, the reverse impressed '9ct' (9 carat gold). Very good condition and complete with original buttonhole fitting.
Height 20mm. read more
Boy Scouts 2nd pattern Patrol Leader hat badge
A good original 2nd pattern white metal arrowhead with 'Boy Scouts' scroll and matching seconder's 'Be Prepared' scroll badge. Good condition, complete with original loop fittings and split pins, wire twist absent.
Height of top 46mm.
Width of scroll 43mm. read more
Boy Scouts 1st pattern patrol leader hat badge REGd 539538
A scarce pair originally worn on the large felt Scout hat; white metal arrowhead with stars, worn above the seconder 'Be Prepared' scroll badge, both bearing registration numbers 'REGd 539538' a design and patent year of 1909. Good condition, complete with original loop fittings and split pins, lower loop bent, twisted wire thong absent.
Height of top 45mm.
Width of scroll 42mm. read more
Boy Scouts Ambulance felt cloth badge 1st Rainworth Church title c1909
A scarce original circa 1909 issue 'Boy Scouts Ambulance proficiency badge', red cross embroidered on white felt circular backing, the reverse with grey herringbone cotton lining. Good used condition, colours remain bright, complete with 1st Rainworth Church stripe, green woollen flash and four year star.
Diameter Approx 34mm.
Title approx 112mm x 17mm. read more
Boy Scouts 1st Class khaki woven cloth badge black backing
A good original circa 1940's 'Boy Scouts 1st Class Cloth Badge'; red and yellow embroidered arrowhead and scroll on large oval khaki woven bound oval backing, the reverse with black hessian lining. Very good used condition, colours remain bright.
Height approx 86mm. read more
Rover Scouts RS leather hat band title badge
A scarce original 'Rover Scouts nickel badge'; the 'RS' initials connected by a short bar with loops to reverse, to place on the leather band of a Scout Leaders large felt hat. Very good condition, complete with original loop fittings and split pin.
Height 12mm. read more
Boy Scouts Cyclist proficiency khaki felt cloth badge circa 1909
A rare original circa 1909 pattern possibly overseas issue 'Boy Scouts Cyclist proficiency badge' fawn embroidered '16 Spoke Cycle Wheel' on buff felt circular backing, the reverse with paper lined green herringbone cotton lining. Very good used condition, evidence of having been removed from shirt..
Diameter approx 33mm. read more