A British 1870 Pattern other ranks scarlet dress tunic of the 89th Regiment of Foot (Royal Irish Fusiliers)
Probably tailored for an officer, the scarlet wool, seven button tunic with white piping, blue facings and quilted half-lining of white cloth; buttons molded with the Royal coat-of-arms and back marked Smith & Wright/Birmingham; one epaulet with brass numeral 8; interior of one side of breast stenciled 89/1643/76 (89th Foot/No.1643/issued 1876).
Condition: Showing some small areas of wear and minor mothing. Collar showing wear from collar dogs, now missing
US$ 350 - 550
£230 - 360
270 - 430
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