Lot 3048

A large coat of arms of Emperor Napoleon I, 19th century

Orders and Military Collectibles until 1918 | A92m | Live auction | 349 Lots

Hammer price € 5,000

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Description

Shield-shaped base, made of wood pieces, richly decorated in relief, stuccoed and gilt. Eagle in high relief on a bundle of lightning bolts in crowned coat of arms with collar. Behind the shield there are two long golden crossed sceptres, the right showing a three-finger salute as symbol of justice, the left the crowned Emperor Charlemagne with sceptre and imperial orb (broken, loosely enclosed). Mounted on the reverse a fastening iron. Partially damaged, signs of age. Height ca. 75 cm. Very representative.

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General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3351. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).