Rifle Volunteer Corps Officers Generic QVC Shoulder Belt Plate (SBP)
An impressive and well made item, potentially worn by a number of smaller units who had not yet invested in their own designs. Two part construction with all screw posts and one remaining retaining nut. Blank scroll, French Bugle with dimpled background offset by a laurel wreath. Circa 8.4cms tall and 7.3cms tall. Worn circa 1859 - 1887.