Diamond Fields Horse cap badge c 1902-06.

Code: 10779


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South African Diamond Fields Horse scarce circular cap badge circa 1902-06 on loops. Die-stamped white metal example. (Owen 188)

Raised as the Dutoitspan Hussars in June 1876 ; became Diamond Fields Horse in November 1877 under Major Maxwell and served with distinction in numerous campaigns.  Cecil Rhodes held an honorary commission in the regiment.

Diamond Fields Horse cap badge c 1902-06.