The Collection of Militaria Formed by The Late R.E. Handley

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Date of Auction: 14th December 2011

Sold for £2,300

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

3rd (East Kent) Regiment (The Buffs) Officer’s Shako Plate 1829 - 44. An excessively rare example, the universal copper gilt back plate overlaid with large laurel sprays, central Dragon over ‘3’ with battle honours on a continuous scroll in surround, two loop fasteners and all other wires present, near mint state £1000-1500