Irish - Kildare Rifles Militia Victorian OR's Glengarry Badge circa 1874-81
A good die-stamped blackened brass example.
Crowned strap inscribed 'Kildare Rifles'; to the centre, two serpents and motto 'Prudens ut Serpens'.
Two loops to reverse. GC (KK 1281)
Raised at Naas circa 1780 as Kildare Militia, became 3rd Bn. Royal Dublin Fusiliers
on Friday 1st July 1881
ex-Hugh King Collection