badge, trade, British, sealed pattern, Royal Marines, Standard pattern, Tradesman
badge, 2x labels, seal
Badge: Qualification badge to a Tradesman of the Royal Marines, being a pair of pincers crossed over a hammer, embroidered in gold wire onto a dark blue tombstone shaped backing. Reverse stamped with the figure 31976 in white.
Label 1: Standard Pattern No.: 22701, Specification No.: UK/SC/4387, Catalogue No.: VO 92 8455-99-130-6018; Designation: Badge Qualification RM EGB Tradesman; Approved: (Signature), date sealed: 6.3.87; Stamped: CANCELLED.
Label 2: Standard Pattern; Pattern No.: 22701, Specification No.: UK/SC/4981, NATO Stock No.: 8455-99-130-6018; Designation: Badge Qual RM Trades NAB Hand Embroidery EGB; Approved: (blank) Date sealed: 5/5/00; Stamped: RESEALED.
Reverse: Three production notations of 7/8/01, 27/1/03 and 23/04/03.
Seal: Domed hollow-back white metal disc on which MOD.