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    French Cuirassier Officer's Helmet.
    The helmet with brass edging, fittings, and a crest with repoussé decoration, the head of Medusa at the front, above a crest with a grenade. The front peak and the back is a short lobster-tail, both edged in brass. Black horsehair. Plume holder on the left side of the skull and leather-backed link chin-chain, leather liner. Napoleonic era or later.

    Condition: Moderate to heavy wear. Various dings, mars and dents to skull. Edges with handling and storage wear. Liner with heavy wear, cracking and damage.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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