Statuette, Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Soldier 1815

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Presented to the 2nd Bn Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regt by Lt Col Harrison

The Lieutenant Colonel Harrison statuette is a silver statuette of a private soldier of the Regiment in the period dress of 1815 mounted on a wooden plinth. Due to its historical period this piece is often displayed in conjunction with a fine statuette of a mounted Duke of Wellington.

The inscription reads, “Presented to the 2nd Battalion Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regt by Lt Col Harrison”