7th or Royal Fusiliers Albert Pattern Shako Plate

A 7th or Royal Fusiliers Officer’s Albert Pattern shako plate comprising a rich fire gilt grenade of the regimental pattern with a voided garter strap with the words HONI SOIT QUI MALY PENSE over a blue enamel ground. Below the strap is a silver (white metal) horse of Hanover and above the garter strap a gilt QVC crown.
The reverse has two fixing lugs situated on the flaming grenade and two lugs on the ball of the grenade to allow attachment to an Albert shako.
Rare opportunity to acquire an almost mint condition Fusilier shako plate.