2nd (Prince of Wales’s Own) Gurkha Regiment (the Sirmoor Rifles) Uniform Button

2nd (Prince of Wales's Own) Gurkha Regiment (the Sirmoor Rifles) Uniform Button

In blackened brass. Over a pebbled field a pair of crossed kukris with the Prince of Wales’s plumes above and the numeral ‘2’ and a ‘RSR’ monogram below.
This example with the backmark: Firmin & Sons Ld. 153 Strand London & 47 Warwick St.

Firmin & Sons Ld. 153 Strand London & 47 Warwick St.

Period of use? 1876 – 1906? This backmark in use 1880-1894

Author: Mike

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