Rare survivor with 95% original gilt finish and king's crown motif to centreplate, which dates this as being post-1902. This would have been worn with the full dress uniform of an Army Schools Inspector (officer rank).
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Many thanks for the belt buckle, it arrived on Wednesday and I am very pleased with the purchase.
K E, UK, 06.02.2009
Found the item a little on the expensive side and a bit disappointed that you were unwilling to bend a bit on the price of the Officer's Tunic Eagle (half the fun of buying, after all, is the haggling), but impressed by the speed of delivery and the quality of the item. Was well worth it in the long run...