16th Queen’s Lancers, an officer’s lance cap carrying tin


16th Queen’s Lancers. An unrestored officer’s lance cap tin by Hawkes & Co. 14 Piccadilly London, the lid loose but the tin itself retaining the metal hinges that have come adrift from the soldering to the lid. The tin’s standard dimensions are approx 10 ins high and 9 ins square and it has minor knocks and most of the painted effect has been worn off.  Importantly the lid retains the engaved brass name plate identifying the first owner as H. B. Firman Esqre  16th Queen’s Lancers. mar3/6      SOLD  18th May 2022