19th Lancashire Rifle Volunteer Corps Victorian Officer's helmet plate circa 1880-88.
A good rare silvered example. Crowned star mounted with laurel sprays and title strap; flaming grenade to black velvet centre. On tail of the strap, an applied rose. Three loops to reverse. VGC
Estimate: (£300 - £400)
Formed 8th January 1861 adopting the title 'Liverpool Press Guard' the following year. Became 19th Corps in 1880, redesignated 6th VB King's Liverpool Regiment in 1888.