approx height 26cm (31cm including plinth) approx 11.5cm wide at the base
has a plaque at reverse reading IRISH GUARDSMAN 1901
The Irish Guards, part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army and, together with the Royal Irish Regiment, it is one of the two Irish infantry regiments in the British Army
a plaque at front reads ‘ To the pipes & drums of the Argyll & Sutherland highlanders, 5th Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland, from the Irish Guard Band, USA tour 2010
keep the plinth inscription or have your own added. (Not included)
RAF Tropical Mess Dress Jacket and Waistcoat – cereominal
Genuine British military
Issued Mess Dress
White light weight cotton Jacket with RAF insignia on shoulder boards. RAF emblem buttons to front and cuff. Press studs for attachment of emblems – not supplied, although we do have a range in stock, please enquire. (Or you may remove these). RAF PARA wings goldbullion badge to top of right sleeve. Made by Gieves & Hawkes, Saville Row, London
Table of current sizes. Please select chest size when ordering and add a note with other item size code. ** chest size is with a thin t-shirt underneath, anything thicker than this and you’ll need to order a size larger. This is a military fitted garment so will be tightly tailored!
Chain Mail Shoulder Boards From Royal Company of Archers with officer pips – ceremonial
Sold as Pair. These are Genuine chain mail boards used on the uniform of the Royal Company of Archers (the Queens body guard when she visits Scotland. They are heavy weight and have interesting addition of officer rank pips (could be removed). These also have a red felt backing, again this could be removed.
The Guards Armoured Division was an armoured division of the British Army during the Second World War. The division was created in the United Kingdom on 17 June 1941 during World War II from elements of the Guards units, the Grenadier Guards, Coldstream Guards, Scots Guards, Irish Guards, and Welsh Guards. (wikipedia)
Lots of divisional & formation patches in stock. please ask.
A Bright Red Mess Dress with unusal buttons. Stag or possibly hare?
Approximate size: Chest 42/44″, Under arm : 17 1/2″
This i an issued item as such it may show signs of wear. There are 2 holes on the lapels where once there were collar dogs. You may like to buy a replacement set from our range in store, please see selection under ‘Collectibles/militaria’ section. There is also a trace of the previous owners medal ribbon on the left lapel. We can supply a medal ribbon, we do have a selection of medal ribbons if you’d like to enquire, or you may have your own to wear?
Fully lined with secret pocket inside lining. Red jacket with red lapels.