British Legion Scotland Miniature Badge Special Commission

Silver Gilt 9 Carat Gold Past Chairman's Branch BadgeRecently discovered in the shaving kit of the late Major A Small JR by Chris Lampitt of Cornwall. This exquisite silver gilt 9 carat gold miniature "Past Chairman's" badge is an example of the jeweller's craftsmanship at its highest level.

It measures 22mm x 14mm, there are no visible hallmarks or manufacturers/silversmith name. The only indication that it is gold it has 9 Ct  and dated 1938 engraved on its reverse side with the name A Small JR.

It is considered opinion of the club that it is a special commission for the founding Chairman of the Giffnock & District Branch, Glasgow and Western Counties Region of the British Legion Scotland which had been formed in 1936.


 

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British Legion Scotland

Past Chairman Badge

A. Small JR

9 Carat Gold

Silver Gilt

Dated 1938

Giffnock & District Branch

Formed 1936

22mm x 14mm