A 77th or East Middlesex Regiment of Foot Officers Coatee Button 1830-55

A very scarce large closed back gilt button from an officer’s full dress coatee. Made by Jennens & Co, London. Complete with shank to the reverse and displaying the design of an Arabic 77 surmounted by the Prince of Wales’s coronet plume and motto all within a wreath of laurel and at the bottom a ribbon with the battle honour Peninsula. In good to fair condition with some loss of gilt to the high points and the background.