47th Foot (Lancashire) A Victorian 1855-1881 brass button 25mm


An example of the 25mm brass button of the 47th Foot, Lancashire as worn by other ranks. The button, which has the Irish backmark  P. TAIT & Co. LIMERICK is the pattern worn from 1855 to 1881 when its title became 1st Bn. The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire). There is some wear to high points from polishing during use.  may15/1   SOLD 6th November 2023