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    19th Century European Cuirassier Helmet Inkwell. Plated spelter, measuring approximately 4" tall. This handsome little inkwell takes the form of a typical European cuirassier or dragoon helmet, hinged at the back to allow access to the glass inkpot within. The comb has a figural dragon on either side. No maker's mark present. Some flaking to the plating and one small dent on top of the skullcap near the edge of the comb, otherwise in very good condition.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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