POINTED HELMET of an infantry officer from Württemberg, model 1895 - Germany - 19th century

Frédéric Coridon

Description

POINTED HELMET of an infantry officer from Württemberg, model 1895
Germany

nineteenth century
Leather, brass, fabric
H.: 27 cm


Patent leather bomb with gilded brass visor rim.
State plaque representing the coat of arms of Württemberg surmounted by a crowned helm, surrounded by a wreath of laurel and oak leaves, supported by a crowned lion and a stag, standing on a base with a banner reading " FURCHTLOS UND TREW”, motto: “fearless and faithful”.
Bomb topped with a point fixed on a cross-shaped one fixed by four star-shaped rivets.
Leather chin straps, covered with a decreasing series of cut brass scales.

Black, brass and red cockade.
Interior trimmed with brown leather and green fabric.

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1200 €

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