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The Robertson’s Golly Guide [3rd Edition] only available online.

Launched May 2018 with regular updates in real time.

The Robertsons Golly Guide online subscription Twelve years after the Golly Guide first launched... it's back again! Reformatted, updated and improved. The new digital version is available by subscription only. Containing over 10,000 images covering all official Robertson's Golly merchandise known to exist... all items fully catalogued and listed... all in full colour... including badges, balloons, calendars, ceramics, clocks, clothing, enamel signs, games, homeware, jar labels, jeans patches, letterheads, paper items, pendants, postcards, price cards, stationery, stickers, tokens, toys and lots lots more... all in more detail than ever before.

Building on the work of the first and second editions of the Golly Guide, this is now the most complete record of official Robertsons merchandise ever created.

Many sections have been expanded to make this the most comprehensive guide yet for anything to do with the Robertson’s Golly. All the badges are covered in great detail, including new badges and new back stamp pictures. The Guide is now fully consistent with the latest version of the Golly Checklist (v7).

* 17 updates adding new content were made in the first 4 months alone!

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The Robertsons Golly Guide can be accessed from all internet devices anywhere in the world. (Internet access required.)


  • The Folly of the GollyThe Golly Checklist 7th Edition

    Launched May 2017.

    The Golly Checklist needs no introduction to most. Since it's creation in 1991, the Golly Checklist has been the gold standard by which collectors the world over have recorded their Robertsons Golly Badges and Pendants. Despite the lack of accurate records at Robertson’s, the vast majority of the history of the Robertson’s Golly has now been pieced together and is available for collectors to enjoy in a handy printed checklist.

    Following 2-years of intense work, the latest update to the famous Golly Checklist now contains over 700 detailed images across 130 pages packed full of information, it's the most complete printed record of Robertson's Golly badges ever produced. Being an impressive 50% larger than the previous edition, and used by the worlds leading collectors it's the publication that no Golly collector should be without.

    Contains details of ALL official Robertson's Golly badges and pendants, ever issued by this famous company. Including:

    • extensive guidance on rarity
    • clearer images of all backstamps
    • detailed notes on variations
    • advice on cleaning your badges
    • how to avoid the fakes
    • over 100 full colour images
    • and much, much more.

    The seventh edition of the checklist is unrecognisable from those that have gone before as all makers backstamps have been redrawn, all tables have been reformatted and all text has been re-examined to make this the most extensive and accurate listing ever.
    Only available from the
    official Golly Checklist website shop


    The club listed below will provide more brooch information and a source of second hand sales. If you do subscribe to it, please mention that you got the address from my web site

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