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72nd Highlanders (Duke of Albany’s) Officer’s shoulder belt plate

£850.00 Approx $1054.59, €982.66

Code: 21029

Good rare Victorian pre 1881 copper gilt rectangular plate mounted with silver crowned thistle wreath with “72” to the centre. Above the Crown, a tri-part scroll inscribed “Duke of Albany’s”; attached to the base of the wreath a scroll “Own” with tablet beneath “Highlanders”. Reverse retains original fixings, comprising two hooks at the top and two studs at the bottom. Service wear. (Parkyn 477)