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The Colours of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment (6th Regiment of Foot)

Photo credit: The Fusilier Museum Warwick

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This painting depicts two contemporary standards with regimental emblems and battle honours, filed flintlocks, a soldier's haversack, a drum major's mace and sash, various musical instruments, three painted side drums and one painted bass drum, all surrounding a lying blackbuck (the Regimental Mascot) against a tropical background (possibly Bombay, India).

The Fusilier Museum Warwick



The Colours of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment (6th Regiment of Foot)




oil on canvas


H 40.5 x W 48 cm

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Acquisition method

purchased with the assistance of the Victoria and Albert Museum Purchase Grant Fund, 1992

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The Fusilier Museum Warwick

Pageant House, Jury Street, Warwick, Warwickshire CV34 4EW England

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