French - Eagle Finial, Staff, Flag, Cravat, 1813-1814


Eagle Finial, Staff, Flag, Cravat: Insignia of the First Regiment of Grenadiers of Foot of Napoleon's Imperial Guard, 1813-1814

Flag and cravat: Silk tabby, silk and gilt yarns, satin, gilt sequins, bosses, spiral wires / Finial: Gilded bronze , Cravat: 48 x 31 in. (121.9 x 78.7 cm)


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