A 50th or Queens Own Regiment of Foot Officers Coatee Button 1830-55

A rare example of a closed back officer’s button from a full dress coatee. Made by Jennens & Co, London. Complete with shank to the reverse and displaying the design of an Arabic 50 within a crowned garter strap with the words “Queens Own” and a lion standing above the crown with a wreath of laurel around the edge. Good condition with some loss of gilt to the high points.