1st Grenadier Guards Officers Shoulder Belt Plate Antique Georgian c1815
An amazing piece of Napoleonic War Period history. This 1st or Grenadier Guards Officers Shoulder Belt Plate dates back to George III c1815. This Brass shoulder belt plate wears the motto of the order of the garter: 'Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense' or 'shame on him who thinks evil of it'. In excellent used condition with minor tarnishing ans surface scratches, commensurate with use and age.
Dimensions are : 8.5 x 7 cm or 3.34 x 2.75 Inches.
Weight: 91.7 grams or 3.23 Ounces.