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News Chronicle I-Spy childrens membership club badge

News Chronicle I-Spy childrens membership club badge


A good original circa 1960's green, white and black celluloid tin button membership badge for "News Chronicle I-Spy Tribe" a club formed for children by the 'News Chronicle newspaper'. Very good clean condition, retaining original pin fitting, no sign of any foxing, an excellent example.
Diameter 25mm.

In 1960 the 'Daily Mail' newspaper took over the 'News Chron... read more

Code: 57129

6.00 GBP

News Chronicle I-Spy Tribe childrens membership club badge

News Chronicle I-Spy Tribe childrens membership club badge


A good original circa 1950's green, white and black celluloid tin button membership badge for "News Chronicle I-Spy Tribe" a club formed for children by the 'News Chronicle newspaper'. Very good clean condition, retaining original pin fitting, no sign of any foxing, an excellent example.
Diameter 25mm.

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Code: 57128

6.00 GBP

Bonzo the Dog cartoon character silver badge c1924

Bonzo the Dog cartoon character silver badge c1924

A rare English Made original circa 1924 'Bonzo the Dog silver and enamel pin badge' depicting the cartoon character "Bonzo" with hangdog expression; the reverse impressed "Sterling Silver" and "Rd 706546" a registration, design and patent number for 1924. Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no stress marks or damage to the enamel.
Height 14mm.
Width of pin 57mm. read more

Code: 56568

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Muffin the Mule c1950 childrens television puppet character badge

Muffin the Mule c1950 childrens television puppet character badge


A scarce original circa 1950 'Muffin the Mule badge', a silver plated example designed in the same form as the children's television dancing character puppet. Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel good but with stress marks around eye and possibly loss to the very vunerable tail (possible only because all seen have the same appearance}.
Height 31mm. read more

Code: 56130

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Lion Weekly Comic boys membership badge c1950

Lion Weekly Comic boys membership badge c1950


A good original circa 1950's 'The Lion club membership badge'; gilded brass example in the form of a lion's head red enamel title below with ring to accommodate further bars. Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, gilt finish remains bright.
Height 28mm. read more

Code: 55843

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Mickey Mouse cartoon character badge Charles Horner c1930s

Mickey Mouse cartoon character badge Charles Horner c1930s


A scarce original circa 1930's 'Mickey Mouse badge'; gilded brass example depicting the cartoon character with his hands on his hips; the reverse with maker's 'Charles Horner' distinct trademark, intertwined letters "CH" and "All Rights Reserved". Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel perfect, gilt finish remains bright, an excellent example.
Height 29mm. read more

Code: 55826

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Croydon Times newspaper Bunny childrens Club membership badge

Croydon Times newspaper Bunny childrens Club membership badge


A scarce original circa 1940' 1950's 'Croydon Times Bunny Club badge', square shape silver plated example featuring a clock face with the name of the newspaper "CROYDON TIMES" replacing the normal 1-12; the reverse with maker's details "Thomas Fattorini Ltd, Regent St Birmingham". Good condition, retaining original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, minor service wear to silver plat... read more

Code: 55408

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WLOG Grand Gugnunc Daily Mirror childrens club 1928 silver badge

WLOG Grand Gugnunc Daily Mirror childrens club 1928 silver badge


A rare original 'Wilfredian League of Gugnuncs' silver and enamel badge, depicting a long eared rabbit resting on a red enamel tablet 'W. L. O. G.' with blue enamel scroll below 'Grand Gugnunc'; the reverse bearing Birmingham silver hallmarks for 1928 and maker's details "JRG&S" (J.R.Gaunt & Sons). Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, perfect enamel, an exceptional exa... read more

Code: 54245

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Eagle Comic childrens club membership badge and stars

Eagle Comic childrens club membership badge and stars


A scarce original circa 1950's 1960's period gilt brass 'Eagle comic club membership badge' with rare additional 2, 3, 4 Eagle Club stars, the reverse with maker's details "Fattorini & Sons Ltd B'Ham". Very good clean condition, retaining original pin fittings, an excellent example.
Height 110mm.

The Eagle weekly comic was founded by Marcus Morris, the first iss... read more

Code: 53552

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Arkubs Happy Bear badge and secret book of rules

Arkubs Happy Bear badge and secret book of rules


A good circa 1930's brass and enamel membership badge for "The Grand United Order of the Arkubs" a club formed for children by the "News Chronicle" newspaper. The reverse with maker's details "Miller 118 Branston St B'Ham", very good condition, original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, minor age wear.
Diameter 24mm.
Accompanied by a rare set of paperwork consisting a... read more

Code: 51705

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League of Ovaltineys bronze badge star & advertising paperwork

League of Ovaltineys bronze badge star & advertising paperwork

A good circa 1940's bronze membership badge and chromium plated badge for recruiting new members into the league, plus a four sided leaflet advertising the "Ovaltiney's Own Comic", Radio broadcasts etc.
Badges in very good condition. Diameter 24 & 25mm.
Paperwork good but with age wear. read more

Code: 51704

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