Second Pattern Regimental Other Ranks' Headdress Badge - Genuine


Two die-struck example of the King’s Colonials second pattern Regimental Other Ranks headdress badges (KK 1371) are shown in Figures 196-198. These badges are genuine examples of the headdress badge worn by Other Ranks of the Regimental Staff in gilding metal with three copper loops positioned as per the Officer’s headdress badges. The loops lack feet and the badges are a fine strike to the front and rear with the motto lettering sharp and crisp.  The lettering is narrower on one of the badges which is a variation between manufacturers.

Figures 196-198: Two genuine second pattern Regimental King’s Colonial headdress badges (KK 1371) worn by Other Ranks of the Regimental Staff in die struck, gilding metal with three copper loops.