badge, unit, shoulder brooch, British, Corps of Royal Engineers, pipe major and pipers
Shoulder Brooch to the Pipe Major and Pipers of the Corps of Royal Engineers, being a chrome disc over the voided centre of which imposed a burnished silver plate headdress badge of the Corps, being a St. Edward's (Queen's) crown surmounting a circular Garter and motto enclosed by an open-topped laurel wreath, across the bottom of the wreath a downward scroll on which embossed ROYAL ENGINEERS. Robust pin-back fastener to reverse.
Box 142: Mounting card captioned: "Shoulder Brooch Pipe Major & Pipers / Corps of Royal Engineers" (11990). Also captioned lower left: "54/Engrs/4246 / Box No. 25", and bottom right: "13 May 1957." Reverse plain.