This large domed and silvered tunic button measures 25cms approx in diameter. It is in excellent condition with virtually no service wear.
The button obverse had a Victorain Crown above a large centrally placed shamrock. Underneath the shamrock is a scroll with a central “107” and the words “Kerry Militia”.
The reverse of the militia button is maker marked “Jennens & Co. London”
Based on the shape of this button, the “107” numeral and the rim around the circumference, we can conclude that this button can be accuraely dated between 1855 and 1881.