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Polish or Prussian insignia

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    Hello again Guys does anyone know where this cap badge is from it looks Polish or Prussian? I found this while walking the dog one day on a torn beret.
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    Not Prussian as they didn't use the double-headed eagle...I'm thinking perhaps Albanian...?
    cheers, Glenn

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    Thanks for your reply. Lets see what other people say

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    Anyone else?

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    I believe it is the emblem of the Mercian Brigade.

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    Not Polish either, nor Russian as it has no sceptre and royal orb. Not sure about Albanian eagle because of the crown....probably turn out to be British army

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    Leofric, Earl of Mercia


    It is Mercian regiment British army
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    It looks very much so to be that eagle so thank you.

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    Could any one please date the item shown in the first post?

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    Stefan, The only difference to the one there is it is metal and not sewn

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