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Lot: 2
Royal Irish Regiment Victorian Officer's helmet plate circa 1881-1901.

A good gilt example. Crowned star mounted with laurel sprays and Garter, the crimson velvet centre with silver crowned Harp within shamrock sprays. Mounted on the base of the laurel, a silver scroll 'The Royal Irish'. Three loops to reverse. Some wear to gilt, centre securing lug absent otherwise GC. (KK 233)

Estimate: (260 - 400)

Provenance. Ex Hugh King Collection, Bosleys December 2009, Lot 18. This is the actual piece photographed as No. 233 in 'Head-dress Badges of the British Army'.

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