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If what you are looking for is not listed below please contact me and I could probably get it made!

To place an order email us with your requirements and your location

Email: steve@victorianstrollers.co.uk

Paypal accepted. Ship worldwide! Ask for details



Household Cavalry Helmets



Red plume for Royal Horse Guards & 1st Draggons 'Blues and Royals.

White plume for Life Guards

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Currently unavailable.

t.b.c plus postage



Household cavalry horse hair plumes



Genuine original horse hair plumes

White or Red

30 Each

Not with rods or top fittings.

Hair plume with wooden top ball.


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Officers Forrage caps Infantry and Corps



1855 Pattern






1880 Pattern




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Shakoes Infantry 1850-1868 Chako




All types available

1850 1st Albert

1855 2nd Albert

1861 Quilted

1868 Last Pattern




Repro Home Service Helmets Other Ranks



I have been able to source a new manufacturer of quality Home Service Helmets complete with all metal work.

The Helmets are made of pressed cork with a covering of blue wool napped cloth exactly as the originals were made. The shape is excellent and the helmets are waterproof and strong. Supplied to and used by British Army bands and Cadet bands.

Any size complete with all fittings. Specify brass, bright electro gilt plate (modern Army requirement - not to be polished), or bright nickel plate.  Fitings comprise a pair of rosettes, a crosspiece, a spike or a ball ornament (ball not available in brass), and a curbcahin on black leather. 

Only size 55cm now available 360 plus postage

Chin Chains 40 plus postage.

Individual components on request.

Helmet Plates available separately. Ask for price.


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Brass Foreign Service helmet domes



15 Each


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Brass Vented helmet domes



10 Each Without Spike



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Pill Box hats - Kilmarnock caps



I have found a small supply of these hats. All small sized.

Plain 25 plus postage.





Original Glengarry Caps


Original modern made issue Glengarry's identical to the Victorian ones. Various sizes.

15 plus postage



Repro 1857 pattern Busby



Very good look alike. Wearable. Made from Man made acrylic fur

Click on the picture for more pictures of this Busby.

Made to order. 8 to 10 weeks. please state head size.

Royal Engineer Busby shown (Blue bag). Other Regiments available. Please state regiment required. Brass Plume holder may not have the correct badge. I am using slightly modified Royal Scots Fusiliers badges which when done look very much like the correct plume holder. (Not like the one shown in this picture).

From 80

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Royal Horse Artillery Busby cords


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Genuine original RHA Busby cords




Royal Horse Artillery Busby Bags


Genuine original RHA Busby bags

These have been slashed by MOD disposals but have been repaired.

10 Each


New unused 30


Othe colours available to order.



 Rifle Regiments Brigade and Kings Royal Rifle Corps Busbies 1891


Officers pattern made to order from genuine reclaimed Astrakhan lambs wool. Real leather (to sweat band). Cork lined. Without badges


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Plume only 10 (other colours may be available)

Other ranks pattern made from synthetic seal fur

100 without badges

 Also available as current issue Rifles band pattern Shakoes.



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