British officer

British officer

Code: 10113

Dimensions:

W: 6cm (2.4")H: 7.3cm (2.9")

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Large miniature of an officer facing right, with powdered hair en queue.  He is wearing a red jacket with yellow facing and silver braid and epaulette with black stock and lace cravat.  He has a white cross sash with his regiment badge and is set against a sky background.  Watercolour on ivory C1795.  Original gold frame, the reverse with a glazed lock of hair with gold bow decoration set on purple foil-backed glass.