19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket
19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket
19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket
19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket
19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket

19th.C. Lieutenant Colonel's Regimental Jacket

1876 United Kingdom

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A regimental Jacket of a Lieutenant Colonel of the 57th (West Middlesex) Regiment, made of fine red wool with yellow cuffs and collar.

The jacket is handstitched, with the top being padded and quilted, the gilt embroidery denoting the status of the officer. The buttons, all original, bear a crown above the insignia of the 57th (West Middlesex) and the name "ALBUHERA" within a border of laurel leaves and are back marked "C.Pitt & Co. 50 St. Martins Lane London, and the collar carries the Lt Colonel's insignia of a Crown and Star. The back of the jacket is a short tail coat with regimental buttons ornamenting the tails. The elaborate trimming, in original gilt thread, would have been sewn by hand.

This uniform was made for Lt Colonel A A D Weigall, who was gazetted Lt Colonel on November 28 1876, and who died during the Regiment's campaign on the North West Frontier.
Overall very good, lining slightly worn inside collar.
One of several pieces of regimental uniform all in a trunk with the label for A A D WEIGALL
Dimensions
Height 30.00 inch (76.20 cm)
Width 18.00 inch (45.72 cm)
Depth 1.50 inch (3.81 cm)
Stock Code
400W
Medium
Wool, Silk, SIlver thread, Gold Thread, Leather, Cotton, Gilt Brass Buttons
Signed/Inscribed
Buttons Backmarked C Pitt & Co 50 St. Martins Lane London
W.R. Harvey & Co. (Antiques) Ltd

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