South African / Scottish. Cape Town Highlanders Victorian OR's helmet plate circa 1885-99.
A fine die-stamped white metal example. Crowned star bearing laurel sprays and Thistle Star with title strap; Thistle to voided centre. Two loops to reverse. VGC (Owen 211)
Estimate: (£100 - £120)
Raised as a kilted corps, on Friday 24th April 1885, under command of Major John Scott