Officers Badge Worn on Forage Cap and Field Service Cap 1889 to 1903

Type 13 Officers Badge.

This badge is believed to have been used during the Boer war period (1899-1902). The Tiger is set within a scroll and laurel wreath in gilt metal with the words ‘York and Lancaster’. The whole badge is stamped in one piece and is finished in gilt although on this example, the gilt has become faded and worn.  

As expected of this period, this badge is on loops