4th Lancs LI Militia Officer’s Shako Plate
A scarce, silver-plated and (slightly faded) gilt, last pattern shako plate for an officer of The 4th Royal Lancashire (Duke of Lancaster's Own) Light Infantry Militia with two lug fastenings (east and west). Worn c1869-78. KK1230. read more
85th Foot Officer's Albert Pattern Shako Plate
An exceptionally rare, gilt, Albert pattern shako plate for an officer of The 85th Foot (Bucks Volunteers, later 2nd battalion of The King's Shropshire Light Infantry).
The plate has two lug fastenings (east and west) and three of four wire loops intact.
Note: Unfortunately, the top pearl on the orb of the crown is missing and one of the four wire loops behind the ... read more
54th Foot Officer’s Last Pattern Shako Plate
A rare, gilt, last pattern shako plate for an officer of The 54th Foot (West Norfolk, later 2nd battalion of The Dorsetshire Regiment) with two lug fastenings (east and west). KK166.
Note: This is the version with the larger Sphinx on the Egypt tablet (later replaced with the Marabout honour). read more