ZUS KORSTEN

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what she couldn't
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Rare Gold Plated 6th Dragoon Officer's Helmet of 'The Kings Carabiniers'
Date: 19th Century
PRICE: $ SOLD
Dimensions: H  40 cm W 20 cm D 20 cm
Shipping: Complimentary

This Dragoon Guards helmet is a beautiful find. Gilt metal skull, gilt broad chin chain, gilt rose side ornaments, gilt oak leaf and laurel trimming. And in the centre a Silver rayed star overlaid with a silver oval strap saying 'THE CARABINIERS' In the centre its gilt again. The Royal Crest with a lion on the crown. The white plume is made of horse hair with a small rose finial. 
What a combination! 
6th Dragoon Carabiniers fought through the Napoleonic wars, the Crimean war, the Boer war and WWI.


For all inquiries and shipping quotes send me an email on: zuskorsten@gmail.com