Irish Royal Meath Militia Victorian Officer's waist belt clasp

Irish Royal Meath Militia Victorian Officer's waist belt clasp

Code: 21170

£525.00 Approx $664.56, €612.6
 

Fine rare silver-plated interlocking example circa 1856-81 with matching bench marks to each half. Circlet inscribed ROYAL MEATH MILITIA; seeded centre mounted with shamrock in relief ornamented with small shamrock sprays. Universal pattern rococo ends.
Headquarters at Limerick, became 5th Bn. Leinster Regiment 1st July 1881.