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Inter war Sam Browne belts..... Dateable?

Article about: I know that dating Sam Browne belts has always been a bit problematic, but i noticed something today (doubt I'm the first) that got me thinking. Most of mine are ww2+, but I'm sure some are

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    Not sure if it's any help, but the following is the official description from the 1931 Dress Regulstions (India):
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    The 1908 is well marked , 1915 the photo doesn't show the date well , got it yesterday for 5$ .
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    Cheers Chris

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    Quote by ILH View Post
    I'm an archaeologist..... I'll date anything ;-p
    Ha .... The old ones are always the best .....

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    I have two SB belts, one rounded type and one with no stitching in that area at all! Neither have any makers marks or dates.
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Just picked one up with square hangers and round stitching (marked "hand sewn, London)…....
    So that's that theory out!
    Thanks everyone.

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