1st Volunteer Battalion The Northumberland Fusiliers.Pre 1901 Officers Home Service Helmet Plate.
A rare example of this blue cloth helmet plate, a white metal eight pointed star the topmost star displaced by a Crown, to the centre the regimental device of Saint George and the Dragon with motto above ''Quo Fata Vocant'' on a field of black velvet within a Garter. Below the Garter two silver scrolls inscribed ''The Northumberland Fusiliers'' the second scroll ''1st Volunteer Battalion''.
Condition:- Excellent however this plate needs cleaning as it has tarnished over the years, a great sleeper.
Early 20th Century