South Africa. Diamond Fields Horse Victorian helmet plate circa 1885-99.
Good scarce die-stamped white metal Guelphic crowned star mounted with title circlet and date 1877, Arms of Cape Colony to voided centre. (Owen 182)
Three loops VGC
Estimate: (£150 - £200)
Raised as the Dutoitspan Hussars in June 1876. Cecil Rhodes held an honorary commission in the regiment.