Scarce Pre WW 1 Royal Engineers Senior N.C.O Dress Tunic
Scarlet fine woollen single breasted tunic.Dark blue collar and cuffs with gilt cord edge Austrian knots . Scarlet shoulder straps with blue edging ,traces of Territorial titles being removed .The right arm with bullion braid Sergeant stripes surmounted by a bullion embroidery crown and flaming grenade Kings crown brass Royal Engineers King George V buttons . Red cotton internal lining fitted as is normal for high rank N.C.O s issue . Exterior of jacket clean with a minor moth hole to the rear panel.
Early 20th Century, WW1