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Lot: 32
Royal Marine Artillery OR's helmet plate circa 1878-1905.

A good die-stamped brass example. Large flaming grenade; the ball bearing laurel sprays surmounted by 'GIBRALTAR', strap inscribed 'PER MARE PER TERRAM' encircles central globe in relief. Fouled anchor to base. Two loops to reverse. Toned VGC.

Estimate: (60 - 80)

Worn until 1905 when the white helmet was adopted.

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