70th Foot, Surrey, 1855-81, officer’s gilt 25mm


70th Foot, Surrey, the 25mm officer’s gilt button of the pattern worn between 1855 and 1881, when it became the  2nd Bn. The East Surrey Regiment. The backmark is JENNENS & Co. LONDON and the button retains the full original gilt finish. The regiment was once known as the Glasgow Lowland Regiment. dec24/3