This is an original 1938 tipped-in color print of the silhouette of an officer from the 60th Rifles, or the King's Royal Rifle Corps, otherwise known as the Royal Americans. The King's Royal Rifle Corps was raised in the thirteen American colonies in 1756 to protect against the French, and served for more than 200 years in the British Empire. The regiment merged with the Royal Green Jackets in 1966.
This 73+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Orig. Tipped-in Print; Color
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 6.25 inches; 15 x 16 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Army, Military, British Army, Light Infantry, Infantry, regiment, Nevill Jackson, J. Buncombe