Bengal Light Cavalry, HEIC period button, 18mm


The 18mm brass button has the wording BENGAL LIGHT CAVALRY around the East India Company’s crest of the lion holding a crown. The button has the Birmingham maker’s backmark SMITH KEMP & WRIGHT BIRMM.      oct5/3

One of our illustrations shows a reference to these general Bengal Light Infantry buttons in Ashok Nath: Izzat. Historical Records and Iconography of Indian Cavalry Regiments 1750-2007. This button conforms to the on the right.

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