First Pattern Other Ranks' Collar Badges


The first pattern Saxon Crown collar badges shown in Figures 388-389 are voided, die-struck gilding metal with north-south loops. This pattern of collar badge can be found voided or non-voided and with copper loops in either a north-south or east-west position and were worn by Other Ranks.

Figures 388-389:  Pair of genuine first pattern Saxon Crown King Edward's Horse Other Ranks' collar badges (Churchill and Westlake Ref No 116) in voided gilding metal with north-south loops. 

Figure 390:  Pair of genuine first pattern Saxon Crown King Edward's Horse Other Ranks' collar badge (Churchill and Westlake Ref No 116) in non-voided gilding metal with north-south loops. 

Other Ranks of the King Edward's Horse wore either yellow-brass or gilding metal first or second pattern collar badges.