38th Foot, 1st Staffordshire Regiment, 1855-81, officer’s gilt 25mm


38th Foot,1st Staffordshire Regiment, the 25mm officer’s gilt button of the pattern worn between 1855 and 1881, when it became the 1st Bn. The South Staffordshire Regiment. The backmark is JENNENS & Co. LONDON. The button retains most of the original gilt finish but the reverse has some green verdigris. nov20/5    SOLD 31st January 2023