81st Foot, Loyal Lincoln Volunteers 1855-81, officer’s gilt 25mm


81st Foot (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers) a good example of  the 25mm officer’s gilt button of the pattern worn between 1855 and 1881, when it became the 2nd Bn. The Loyal Regiment,  The backmark is JENNENS & Co. LONDON .  The button carries two of the regiment’s early battlehonours from the Peninsula War against Napoleon’s troops.  jan31/2  SOLD 7th March 2023