5th (Airdrie) VB Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Victorian OR's helmet plate circa 1887-92.
Good scarce die-stamped white metal Guelphic crowned thistle sprays bearing Sphinx, China Dragon and unit scrolls; mullet over strung bugle to voided centre.
Three loops VGC
Estimate: (£180 - £220)
On 1st April 1897 the Battalion was disbanded as a result of the severe criticism by the Officer commanding 26th Regimental District on its discipline. Helmet replaced by the shako in 1892.