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uniform

scarlet wool tunic and black wool trousers, part of Lincolnshire Rifle Volunteer uniform; black facings at collar and cuffs, twisted metallic braid at neck and cuffs, 8 buttons down front, crown on collar; black wool trousers, 2 pockets; black wool shako; silver metallic braid around top edge, bottom edge and up the sides, silver metal badge on front; leather shoulder strap with pouch; leather belt with sword straps; fastens with round metal buckle at front elaborate knotwork on cuffs; crown on collar denotes rank of Major quilted purple silk lining

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