A helmet for enlisted men of the Russian dragoon regiments, dated 1910
International Orders & Military Collectibles | A83m | Live auction | 577 Lots
DescriptionLeather skull (slight impact marks, minor damage to the lacquer), vertical bearskin crest. Emblem of non-ferrous metal (traces of gilding) with Russian double-headed eagle. Round front visor with silver-plated rail of non-ferrous metal, domed chinscales with leather lining tied to the back. On the side a cockade of lacquered sheet iron. Black leather sweatband lined with natural-coloured linen (flaws). Inside the skull several ink stamps including a double-headed eagle, "Moscow" in Cyrillic script and year cypher "1910" as well as size indication "54". Slightly damaged in places, traces of age. Rare.
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