Scottish. Argyllshire Highland Rifle Volunteers Victorian Officer's shoulder belt plate. Good scarce silvered rectangular plate mounted with Thistle star; to the centre, within a Celtic circlet, a gilt crowned silvered coiled bugle horn bearing a gilt boar head. Reverse with four screw posts. Became a VB of the A & SH on 1st July 1881, redesignated 5th VB 1st December 1887 during which time the plate continued in service.