16th Lancers Czapka Plate
A Victorian, brass, lance-cap plate for The 16th Lancers with two screw fastenings (east and west - one a crude repair). As KK722 or Rowe & Carman 91.
Rowe & Carman highlight this as pattern 'E' with 13 battle honours. It suggests the same pattern plate was worn c1848-1900.