Assorted Military, Royal Household and miscellaneous Buttons
A card of Staff Officer's gilt buttons, mainly tunic size, with the Royal Cypher within a crowned Garter. QVC and KC (GvR and GviR) examples; and a few of EviiR, of similar pattern but with the device mounted; a depleted card, retaining some QVC buttons of the Royal Engineers (officers' and ORs'), KC brass buttons of the Royal Artillery, a flat gilt engraved button of the Civilian Technical Corps c.1940, a white metal button of the Canadian Pacific Railway, and three (KC and QEC) of police forces; a depleted card, retaining Royal Arms buttons (without supporters), as shown in Dress Worn at Court (Plate I, No.2) for members of the Royal Household, the Earl Marshal, Civil Uniform, etc, in Levée Dress, mainly gilt, a few brass, QVC and KC. A small brass button with the Prince of Wales's feathers within a crowned Garter; and four white metal bugle-horn buttons; a depleted card, retaining a flat button of the Civilian Technical Corps, a mounted gilt button of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (as Dress Worn at Court Plate II No. 22); two QVC gilt buttons, probably military, mounted with monograms; and miscellaneous items; and another card, with Corps and miscellaneous buttons, including examples of RE, RAChD, R Signals, RAPC, REME, ADC, RADC, RAOC, RPC, RAMC, ASC, RASC, APTC, Army Apprentices College, etc. A few brass KC, the majority anodised QEC. (5 cards, 120 items)
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