button, Canadian, Lord Strathcona's Horse, R.C. (Royal Canadians)
A medium domed copper button on the centre of which a beaver by a small tree atop a shield on which an heraldic lion above a pair of crossed staves above a canoe, round the bottom of the shield PERSEVERANCE, round the edge LORD STRATHCONA's HORSE / *R*C*. Reverse stamped R.J. INGLIS / WINNIPEG & MONTREAL. Single central loop to reverse.