© GOLDEN AGE BUTTONS:  ROYAL HOUSEHOLD

The lists are now updated on a day-to-day basis - not just at the end of each month.

There is a general information section at the bottom of the menu page for uniform buttons, and a
“How to Order” section on the Home Page of the website.       

References are to: Dennis Blair’s “British Buttons: Civilian Uniform Buttons 19th-20th Century”

See also
“Livery” in the Main Menu and “Livery” in “Uniform Button” lists

ROYAL HOUSEHOLD

Carriage Footmen. Royal motto around shield, draped, QVC [DB R65]

Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £6.00

Carriage Footmen.   Royal motto around shield, draped, KC [DB R66]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £3.50

Consular Service. Royal motto around scalloped shield, lined field, plain rim, QVC [cf. DB R48]

Gilt, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £9.50


Consular Service.  
Royal motto & KC around scalloped, lined field, with rim [DB R48]
Gilt, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £9.50
Gilt, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £6.00


Deputy Lieutenant of County. QVC in laurel wreath, lined field [cf. DB R14]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £6.00
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 14 mm. £3.50 [also chief constables]

Deputy Lieutenant of County. KC in laurel wreath [DB R14]

Silvered, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £4.50

Silvered, two-piece convex, 18 mm. £2.50

Silvered, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £1.50 [also Chief and Deputy Chief Constables]


Earl Marshall. VR cypher in ornate script letters below QVC, plain field [DB R1]

Brass, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £12.50 [also Officers at Arms & Master of Horse]


Earl Marshall.  
GV cipher below KC, plain background, rimmed [DB R3]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £7.50
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £3.50 [also Officers at Arms, et al.]


Equerries 
[QV].  Royal motto around “QV” cypher in buckle, QVC [DB R21]

[Backmarks: “Pipe & McGill”]

Brass, two-piece convex, raised design, 23 mm. £7.50 [alternative cypher]

Equerries [QV] [Type 2].  Royal motto around “QV” cipher in buckle, QVC [DB R22]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 22.5 mm. £9.50
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £8.50
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £6.00

Equerries [EdVII] [Type 1].   Royal motto around EdVII cipher, KC [DB R23]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 22.5 mm. £7.50
Brass Mounted, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £4.00 
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 12 mm. £3.50

Equerries [GVI]. Royal motto [shortened “Qui”] around GVI cipher, KC [cf. DB R24] [BL 136]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £2.50

Governors-General. KC above thistle, rose & shamrock [DB R47]

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £7.50


H.M. Bodyguard for Scotland, Royal Company of Archers. Name and “RCA” around St. Andrew cross, QVC [DB R45]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £4.50


H.M. Lieutenant of Counties for Scotland. 
QC above large thistle [cf. DB R8]

[Backmarks: "Gaunt, London"]

Silver plated, mounted design, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50  

H.M. Lieutenant of Counties for Wales. Plumes, coronet and “Ich Dien” [DB R9]
Silver plated, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £3.50

H.M. Marshalmen [QV]. QVC in wreath, plain field [DB R51]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £12.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £6.00

Lieutenant of the City of London. “Domine Dirige Nos” around City of London crest, KC [DB R11]

Silver plated mounted, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

 

Lord Lieutenant of Northern Ireland. “Quis Separabit” around shamrock, KC [DB R12]

Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

 

Pages of Chamber, Backstairs & Presence. Royal motto around quartered shield, QVC [cf. DB R64]

Backmarks: “Firmin & Sons, London”

Brass, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £7.50 


Pages of Chamber, Backstairs & Presence. 
Royal motto & arms, straight belt, KC [DB R64]
Brass, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £9.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £6.00

Palace Staff.   QV cipher below QVC [DB R70]
Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

Postilion to H.M. the King.  KC on field of radiating lines [DB R56]
Gilt, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £6.00


Prince Charles & Princess Diana [Commemorative]. Prince of Wales plumes above two shields

[Backmarks: “Royal Wedding, July 29th 1981”].

White metal, one-piece convex, 15 mm. £7.50


Royal Household
[1831-1837]. Crown above script letters “GR” [TBC]

[Backmarks: “Firmin & Sons, Strand, London”]

Brass, low convex, 25 mm. £12.50


Royal Household [Full Dress].  Royal coat of arms, QVC [DB R18]
[Backmarks: “C. Smith & Son, 5 New Burlington St. London”]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £12.50
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £9.50

Royal Household [Full Dress]. Royal coat of arms, KC [DB R19]
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £9.50 

Royal Household [Levée Dress].Royal motto around quartered shield, QVC [DB R29]

Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £12.50


Royal Household [Levée Dress].Royal motto around quartered shield, Imperial Crown [cf. DB R30]

Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £7.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £3.50


Royal Household
[Levee Dress].   Royal motto around quartered shield, KC [DB R30]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £9.50
Brass, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £6.00
Brass, two-piece convex, 14.5 mm. £1.50


Royal Parks.
“Royal Parks Constabulary” in band around QC

Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £1.50

Scarlet Livery Footmen to Edward VII. Ed.VII cipher in double border
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Scarlet Livery Footmen to George V. GV cypher in double border, KC

Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50


Staff to George & Mary, Prince & Princess of Wales.
“Ich Dien” below oval shields & triple devices [DB R61]

Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £12.50


Staff to Queen Victoria.
Large QVC, plain field, no border [cf. DB R58]

Brass, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £7.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 18 mm. £4.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

 

Staff to Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother. Large KC, plain field, no border [DB R58]

Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £3.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £2.50

Staff to Queen Elizabeth.
Large QC, plain field, without rim [cf. DB R58]

Brass, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £4.50

 

Windsor [Staff].  Royal motto in buckle around cross on star, Imperial Crown [DB R33]

[Backmarks: “Jennens & Co. London”]

Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £7.50 


Windsor
[Staff]. Royal motto in buckle around cross on star, KC cf. DB R33]

[Backmarks: “Firmin & Sons Ld.”]

Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 15 mm. £3.50

Yeoman of the Guard. Large QVC in scalloped border, plain field

Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £6.00

Brass, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £4.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50