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1st Somerset Militia Victorian Officer’s coatee button

£35.00 Approx $48.14, €40.98

Code: 20805



A good pre 1855 silvered closed-back example by Jennens & Co London. Crowned ‘1’ resting in ‘Somerset Regt’. Complete with shank
Raised 22.3.1759 at Taunton; redesignated 1st Somerset Light Infantry 1.11.1875. Became 3rd Battalion Somerset Light Infantry on 1.7.1881