Irish. Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians) Victorian Officer's helmet plate circa 1881-1901.
A fine and scarce gilt example. Crowned star mounted with laurel sprays and Garter; black velvet centre bearing silver Prince of Wales's plumes etc. Mounted on the base of the laurel, a silver scroll 'Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment'. Two crude replacement loops to reverse. Generally VGC. (KK 283)
Estimate: (£200 - £400)
July 2014, Lot 23. Formally disbanded 31st July, 1922.