Hampshire Regiment Victorian Officer's helmet plate circa 1881-1901.
A good gilt example. Crowned star mounted with laurel sprays and Garter, the black velvet centre mounted with gilt Tiger in silver wreath. Mounted on the base of the laurels, a silver scroll inscribed 'THE HAMPSHIRE REGT', one end detached. Three loops to reverse (top one AF). Spot of surface verdigris on one star point otherwise VGC.
Estimate: (£150 - £200)