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26th Madras Infantry Indian Army Officer’s waist belt clasp


Code: 20565

A very fine rare silver and gilt example with matching numbers to both halves. Circlet inscribed “Madras Infantry”; the finely seeded gilt centre mounted with silver seeded “26”. Became 86th Carnatic Infantry in 1903 then 10th Bn 3rd Madras Regt in 1922; disbanded 1926.