Coldstream Military Antiques
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A good scarce die-stamped brass example, originally blackened. on toned black loops. Within an oval crowned thistle sprays, “GRV” surmounting a lined shield charged with a rampant lion; across the base of the wreath a scroll inscribed “Albanich”.
Became 5th Bn. King’s Own Scottish Borderers in 1908