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British Grenadier Mannequin with Sword and Rifle

Auction:
2684M
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$270$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

British Grenadier Mannequin with Sword and Rifle, c. mid to late 20th century, scarlet broadcloth tunic with silver ER marked buttons, bearskin grenadier cap, trousers, boots, sword, sword belt, and a non-firing Vetterli rifle, ht. 84 in.
Estimate $300-500

Some stains on trousers and one hand not attached, rifle is non-functioning.


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