Frederick Buck (Irish, 1771-circa 1840)
Captain Benjamin Follett of the 13th Regiment of Foot (d.1833), wearing red coat with white facings, silver lace, buttons and epaulettes, white cross belt with navette shaped belt plate of the 13th, white frilled chemise, black stock and ribbon tie, his hair powdered.
Gold frame, the reverse glazed to reveal gold mounted blue glass border surrounding strands of hair set with a gilt-metal vignette displaying the initial F on opalescent glass.
Oval, 57mm (2 1/4in) high
Provenance: By family descent.
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