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Side drum

Side Drum, brass, 1881 (c); used by the 1st Battalion Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians); painted black; front bears Prince of Wales’s Plumes Coronet and motto above the number 100 within a crowned roundel inscribed with the regimental name and below, the battle honours, and to the right is the renovators name, Boosey and Co, London; flesh hoops and drum heads hole; nine rope holes; white blancoed cords; plaited and unplaited drag rope; three iron ball legs on upper hoop painted blue outside with red edge and white worm and white inside with red edge and blue worm; four hemp snares.

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    Boosey & Co [Corporation]
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    National Army Museum
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    London (Timezone: Europe/London)
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  • Repository:National Army Museum