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

Date of Auction: 14th December 2011

Sold for £350

Estimate: £300 - £500

The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) Post 1902 Officer’s Helmet Plate. A superb example being a crowned eight pointed star with laurel and Garter overlays, in the centre on a black velvet ground (worn) a silver Dragon, a silver scroll below ‘The East Kent Regiment’ and a silver gilt scroll below the crown ‘The Buffs’, three loop fasteners, mint state £300-500