A Regency Shako Plate to the 20th or East Devonshire Regiment of Foot
An exceptionally rare officer’s regency shako plate to the 20th or East Devonshire Regiment of Foot, comprising a silver plated ( white metal ) twelve pointed star on which sits a gilt laurel wreath within which is a strap inscribed East Devonshire. The centre is voided to show the roman numerals XX over a doomed silver plated background. The reverse retains two fixing lugs at 3.00 and 9.00 o’clock respectively. In exceptional condition for age.