6th Lancashire Rifle Volunteer Corps Victorian senior NCOs helmet plate circa 1880-88. Fine scarce die-stamped silvered crowned star pattern bearing oak sprays and strap SIXTH LANCASHIRE, FIRST MANCHESTER RIFLES; 6 to voided centre. Three loops VGC 6th LRVC (or 1st Manchester) formed 25th August 1859. Redesignated 2nd VB Manchester Regt. in September 1888.