Lot 1098

Six French and British prisoner's crosses and five anti-royalist stamps, 18th - early 20th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A90aw | Live auction | 276 Lots


Five copper alloy crosses, one with gallows and inscription "RIP" and one with slogan "Death to the King". One cross of bone inscribed "Holloway 1913" and "WSPU". A pendant with gallows scene. A marker inscribed "1815" and Union Jack on the reverse. A medallion with executioner scene and inscription "REX MORT". A calendar stamp. Accompanied by a miniature sarcophagus also engraved with a guillotine on its bronze fitting. Length 2.1 - 8.3 cm.

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General Information

The auction starts on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1276. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).