An unusual Victorian Leather Albert Pattern Officers Helmet for the Staffordshire Yeomanry,Circa 1855.

Product Code: 15643
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A very unusual Victorian leather skulled Albert pattern Officers helmet, circa 1855 of "The Queens Own Royal Yeomanry" (Staffordshire Yeomanry).

The black leather skulled helmet with black horse hair plume & white metal fittings, the centre of the helmet plate with a gilt knot & garter, the inside of the helmet skull has a paper makers label for Andrews of Pall Mall, Makers to Her Majesty.

The helmet is contained in its original tin fitted with a brass name plate detailing the owners name & regiment( Major,Honorable W Bagot, 20 RY).

Overall the helmet is in excellent order, the plume is missing its securing nut.