A extremely fine collection of accoutrements that belonged to John Henry Dyson , Lieutenant in 1803, Captain the following year and Major in 1815; these include a gorget, field officer’s epaulettes (so presumably post 1815), and a shoulder belt and plate from 1803, The gilt epaulettes have garter stars in silver sequins and thread, gold wire and coloured silks, the straps are edged in green twist and gold wire, and the linings are green silk. The buttons are of the pattern shown for the previous embodiment.

The personal effects of Major John Henry Dyson - First West York Regular Militia

SKU: GB0019