The Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry) Officer's Victorian helmet plate circa 1881-1901.
A fine rich gilt example. Crowned star mounted with laurel sprays and Garter, the black velvet centre mounted with silver mural crowned strung bugle, Sphinx on 'EGYPT'. Mounted on the base of the laurels, a silver tri-part scroll 'SOMERSETSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY'. Two of three loops to reverse. VGC
Estimate: (£260 - £320)