Wonderful Crimean War Era 46th Regt of Foot Officer's Uniform Button, Made Into Sweet Heart Pin
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Wonderful Crimean War Era 46th Regt of Foot Officer's Uniform Button, Made Into Sweet Heart Pin

Code: 0t46emi00008rfo

$145.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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ARTIFACT: This is a wonderful Crimean War Era 46th (South Devonshire) Regiment of Foot Officer's uniform button that has been converted into a lapel or sweetheart pin. This button is from the 1850's, and was converted into a pin in the 1870's. The pin has an off-center lanyard around a 46, with engraved initials above for W.R.P."

VINTAGE: Circa Crimean War

SIZE: Appr: 3/4" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Brass.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with over-under catch

MARKINGS: "W.R.P 46. RANKE & CO."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Sweet Heart collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX17 LADEX8/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): Light wear and tarnish on the obverse. Heavier tarnish on the reverse, with great patina

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.