Indian Army: 9th Madras Native Infantry Victorian brass cap badge on loops (now nicely toned). A good British made die-stamped brass British made die-stamped example. Within a laurel wreath entwined with battle honours, a crowned strap bearing Indian inscription, dhow in full sail to centre
Redesignated 69th Punjabis in 1903; became part of 2nd Bn. 2nd Punjab Regiment in 1922.