*British, Royal Marine, Officers Helmet Plate, c1905-52*
Helmet Plate for Royal Marines Officers, Approximately 1905-1952. Crafted in gilt, die-stamped, featuring a King’s Crown, situated on an eight-pointed star with a laurel wreath and a fouled anchor underneath. The central globe is accompanied by a scroll inscribed “Gibraltar,” set on a pierced belt with the Royal Marines motto “Per Mare Per Terram” (By Sea, By Land). Three loops are attached at the rear for securing.
Measures approx: 7.1cm x 8.5cm
In sound, used condition. Please see photographs as part of the condition report.