Indexed by Nationality / Ethnicity
Some of our insignia has been grouped to help
collectors who are interested in uniform badges and buttons from particular regions and ethnicities.
Click on the following hyperlinks to view insignia from the following continents, countries and communities:
Not all stock has yet been arranged by nationality and more country indices will be added later. In the meantime, please use our search box
if these country pages do not cover the countries or continents of interest to you.
This page was updated on Sunday 01 September 2013
We publish button catalogues by post about 10 times per year. These cost £1.50 each and include fresh stock before it appears on this website.
In effect, postal subscribers get first-pick of the rare items.
The British Button Society has an identification service.
The British Button Society
The British Button Society was founded in 1976 by a group of people interested in collecting buttons and researching their history.
The Society has collectors of all types of button and publishes 4 excellent journals per year called 'Button Lines' - click for details
Pictures of insignia on this website are taken from
items owned by Ian G Kelly (Militaria). Images and text are copyright © Ian G Kelly (Militaria)