New Zealand NZ Rifle Volunteers 16mm Button - 1895 to 1911
A gilt brass 16mm button to the New Zealand Rifle Volunteers.
Worn post 1895, when all Volunteer units were instructed to adopt brass insignia and buttons.
Button is in great condition, with just light wear to front gilt finish.
To back, fixed shank is in good order and is maker marked with crossed swords and "Sword Make", with "Made in England" below.
Used on the shoulder straps of a tunic.