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French Shako and Sabretache

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

French Shako and Sabretache, c. early to mid-19th century, a black leather- and cloth-covered shako with brass fittings, and a sabretache with bullion lace and a brass badge.

Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell.

Militaria online
Estimate $200-250

A few moth nips on the shako and a replaced cord, the sabretache has one replaced strap.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

19th-century fashion, Bags, Brass, Brass instrument, Clothing, Edward Vebell, Fashion, Hats, Headgear, Military uniforms, Sabretache, Shako

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