Scottish or Steinaecker's Horse or something els?

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1 week 6 days ago #51925 by RoyS
Hi Mike,

Thanks for that, really very interesting indeed. I don't suppose you have an example of that rare badge to share? Or if not perhaps a picture?

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1 week 6 days ago #51926 by QSAMIKE
Hi Roy.......

I have seen a couple of pairs at the Regimental Museum and read about their manufacture in the Regimental Routine Orders but don't have a pair myself......

Here is a photo of a couple of badges that they had made in the UK on the way home.......

www.angloboerwar.com/forum/21-uniforms-b...cona-s-horse?start=6

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1 week 6 days ago #51927 by RoyS
Hi Mike,

Thank you again for that. I can see what you mean, as the design is really quite different.

Do you have any views on my badge ?

As mentioned I'm leaning towards Steinaecker's Horse but I'm open to other suggestions.

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Roy

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1 week 6 days ago - 1 week 6 days ago #51928 by QSAMIKE
With all he different home made badges I would say that it is a good possibility.....


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1 week 5 days ago - 1 week 5 days ago #51944 by RoyS
Thanks for that Mike,

Until any further details come to light I will tentatively put this down as (unofficial/locally made) Steinaecker's Horse.

And just for further interest, here are a couple of larger/improved photographs I took earlier today.

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Roy

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