This is a scarce 1894 pattern officer’s tunic button worn by a commissioned officer in the Connaught Rangers. This button was worn on the scarlet dress tunic of the Regiment. A rare button to the Connaught Rangers.
The button measures about 22ms in diameter. It features an Irish harp above an elephant and all surrounded by a scalloped edge and a wreath of shamrocks.
To reverse the button is maker marked “W.S. Carver 70 Jermyn St. London”
The button is superior closed back officer type quality.