Box 129: Mounting card captioned in ms: “Household Brigade: Badges Shoulder Embroidered Officers” on which 10 items (11821-11830). Also captioned bottom left: “54 Gen A 481”. Reverse plain.
Rank badge to officers of the Scots Guards, being a padded gold wire embroidered cross of the Order of the Thistle (the saltire of St. Andrew with clusters of rays within the angles) over the centre of which a green velvet hub on which a circlet with gold wire edging and the motto NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT (None provokes me with impunity), in the centre of the circlet a gold wire thistle flower and two leaves. Captioned to the left: “Stars:- Scots Guards”, and above: “Atholl Greatcoat, Cloak, No. 1 Dress non-ceremonial, No. 3 Dress Non-ceremonial”. The badge is glued to the mounting card.