Drummer's Lace

XVIIth Light Dragoons

King's & 2nd Guidon - 17th Light Dragoons

"The King's, or First Standards, or Guidon of each Regiment to be crimson with the
Rose and Thistle conjoined,and crown over them; in the center His Majesty's Motto,
"Dieu et mon Droit'" underneath; the White Horse in a compartment, in the first and
fourth corner; and the rank of the Regiment, in gold or silver characters, on a ground
of the same colour as the facing of the Regiment in a compartment in the second
and third corners.  The Second and Third Standard, or Guidon of each Corps, to
be of the Colour of the facing of the Regiment, with the Badge of the Regiment in the
centre, or the Rank of the Regiment in Gold or Silver Roman Characters on a crimson
ground, within a Wreath of Roses and Thistles on the same stalk, the Motto of the
Regiment underneath; the White Horse on a Red ground to be in the first and fourth
Compartments, and the Rose and Thistle conjoined upon a red Ground in the Second
and Third compartments.  The Distinction of the Third Standard, or Guidon to be a
figure 3 on a circular ground of Red, underneath the Motto.  Those Corps which have
any particular Badge, are to carry it in the centre of their Second and Third Standard or
Guidon, with the rank of the Regiment on a red ground, within a small wreath of
Roses and Thistles, in the second and third corners."    Royal Clothing Warrant, 1751.



10th Regiment

The Drums of the Dragoon Guards and Dragoons to be of brass; the front,
or forepart to be painted with the colour of the facing of the regiment, upon
which is to be the badge or rank of the regiment as in the second guidon.




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