A rare original First World War period war-raised 'Household Battalion sweetheart brooch', oval gilded brass crowned Garter bearing 'King George V cypher' to the centre, enhanced with red, white and blue enamelling. Very good condition, retaining original pin fittings, enamel with manufacturers spills and infill flaws otherwise perfect, gilt remains fresh.
'The Household Battalion' was raised in September 1916 from the three 'Reserve Regiments of Household Cavalry'.
ALL BROOCHES ARE SUPPLIED WITH A BRAND NEW BLACK PLUSH LINED PRESENTATION BOX.
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