South Notts Yeomanry Cavalry Victorian Officer's shako plate circa 1840.
A fine and rare die-stamped fire gilt example. Square pointed star bearing a strap 'South Notts Yeomanry Cavalry' with VR Cypher to centre on a lined ground. Retains both original horizontal loops to reverse. Minor wear to fire gilt on high points otherwise VGC.
Estimate: (£300 - £500)
Raised in 1795 at Nottingham, 1826 regimented with Holme Pierrepont, Watnall, Bingham and Wollaton Troops as Southern Nottinghamshire Yeomanry Cavalry.