2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) Officer's 1871 Pattern Helmet

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Lot 418
2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) Officer's 1871 Pattern Helmet

Sold for £ 2,640 (US$ 3,229) inc. premium

Antique Arms & Militaria

27 Jan 2009, 12:00 GMT

Oxford

2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) Officer's 1871 Pattern Helmet
A superb Victorian example, the gilt brass helmet complete with chin chain, rose side ornaments and very fine frontal plate, a hob-nail cut silver Garter Star, the oval pierced gilt motto with blue enamel backing, in the centre a VR silver cypher on a red enamel ground, silk lining and the peak lined with green skiver, original falling black horse hair plume. Excellent condition.
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