The Collection of Militaria to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord

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Date of Auction: 27th September 2016

Sold for £320

Estimate: £200 - £300

Blue Cloth Helmets Other Ranks 1st Volunteer Battalion the Welsh Regiment & Officer’s the South Wales Borderers Late 19th Century, the first complete with all white metal fittings, the QVC star pattern plate with central unit badge and title ‘The Welsh 1st Volr. Battn.’ complete with leather sweat band, the front peak area damaged, some moth damage and the skull partially crushed; the second complete with gilt metal fittings, the multi-part frontal plate severely damaged, internally complete with leather sweat band and silk liner partially detached and retailer’s details ‘Phillips, 4 Dame St., Dublin’, evidence that several plates have been applied to the skull, condition as described (2) £200-300