1930’s Scots Guards Pipe Major Military Waist Buckle & Belt

£299.00

Rare 1930’s Scots Guards Pipe Major Military Waist Buckle & Belt. Original nickel plated military issue Scots Guards Pipe Major’s waist belt buckle with new leather belt.

Original 1930’s vintage buckle as worn by Pipe Major Scots Guards

New leather belt special made to the SG pattern will adjust to fit most waist sizes ( 36″ – Max 44″ waist ). 3 1/2″ wide belt hand crafted in the UK as supplied to the Guards regiment in the classic leather that was worn at the time before the modern PVC version was introduced.

BUCKLE NOT SOLD SEPARATELY – ONLY COMPLETE WITH THE BELT

The Scots Guards (SG), part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army. Their origins lie in the personal bodyguard of King Charles I of England and Scotland. Its lineage can be traced back to 1642, although it was only placed on the English Establishment (thus becoming part of what is now the British Army) in 1686.

The Pipes and Drums Scots Guards are an essential part of Regimental life, with Pipe tunes marking events throughout the day as well as each company within Battalion.

The Pipes and Drums are divided into two sections; the Pipers under the Pipe Major and the Drummers under the Drum Major. Pipers and Drummers are infantry soldiers first and foremost who receive their musical training at the Army School of Bagpipe Music and Highland Drumming in Edinburgh.

Description

1930’s Scots Guards Pipe Major Military Waist Buckle & Belt. Nickel plated military issue Scots Guards Pipe Major’s waist belt buckle with new leather belt.

Original vintage buckle as worn by Pipe Major Scots Guards

New leather belt special made to the SG pattern fully adjustable with slider buckle – 1930’s Scots Guards Pipe Major Military Waist Buckle & Belt

3 1/2″ wide belt hand crafted in the UK as supplied to the Guards regiment in the classic leather that was worn at the time before the modern PVC version was introduced.

The Scots Guards (SG), part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army. Their origins lie in the personal bodyguard of King Charles I of England and Scotland. Its lineage can be traced back to 1642, although it was only placed on the English Establishment (thus becoming part of what is now the British Army) in 1686.

The Pipes and Drums Scots Guards are an essential part of Regimental life, with Pipe tunes marking events throughout the day as well as each company within Battalion.

The Pipes and Drums are divided into two sections; the Pipers under the Pipe Major and the Drummers under the Drum Major. Pipers and Drummers are infantry soldiers first and foremost who receive their musical training at the Army School of Bagpipe Music and Highland Drumming in Edinburgh.

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