Sweetheart Badges

Sweetheart Badges Sweetheart Badges
Several different examples of the 2nd King Edward’s Horse sweetheart badges have been noted.  There are both enameled and brooched-collar badge versions in gilding metal as per the examples in Figures 373 and 374, respectively.   The brooched-collar badge example in Figure 4 is 373 as badge No 16 on plate XVII on page 36 of Pamela M. Caunt's 'Military Sweetheart Jewelry Part II" Arbras, London,  1988.  

Figure 373: A 2nd King Edward’s Horse enamel sweetheart badge with brooch fitting.

Figure 374: A 2nd King Edward’s Horse gilding metal collar badge adapted as a sweetheart badge with the addition of a brooch fitting.