Lot 3344

A helmet M 1842 and a cuirass for troopers of Bavarian cuirassiers

Orders & Military Collectibles until 1918 | A90m | Live auction | 521 Lots

Hammer price € 2,900

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Description

Steel shell with brass mounts, the comb with the cipher "L" for Ludwig I, leather-lined brass chinscales on lion heads, lacquered trooper's cockade, black horsehair plume, no lining, the mount of the neck guard stamped "385 633" (crossed out) and "363", three nuts missing. Steel breast and back plate, the sides stamped "AA 2264" and "Z" with crown (Amberg rifle factory), surrounding brass rivets, deep bullet strike mark at the central ridge, two leather lined brass shoulder straps, lining of coarse beige linen, with an inside pocket at the chest, the lining trimmed with red cloth, belt existent. Steel surfaces spotty, slightly rusty, small dents. Partially slightly damaged, signs of age. Representative ensemble in good condition.

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General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3522. 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).