15th (The King's) Hussars

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Lot 327
15th (The King's) Hussars

Sold for £ 1,292 (US$ 1,606) inc. premium

Arms & Militaria

2 Aug 2005, 12:00 BST

Oxford

15th (The King's) Hussars
A very fine quality officer's full dress busby in brown sable, complete with red cloth and gold gimp bag, retailed by Messrs Winter-Tracy, 39 Conduit Street WI (no chin chain, lines or plume and holder), a fine quality Edwardian officer's full dress tunic, blue cloth with standard ornate gold braiding, rank to 2nd Lieutenant, a pair of matching pantaloons, blue cloth with gold cord side seams, a fine pair of black leather hussar officer's knee length boots, the tops with gold bosses and bullion trim, complete with boot trees and covers and fitted carrying tin, a late Victorian officer's full dress pouch and shoulder belt, the pouch with Royal Crest, battle honours, trophies etc, the belt with red cloth face and gold lace decoration. The busby bag with slight mothing, fur excellent, tunic and pantaloons with very light wear, pouch with wear to the cloth face, edges and reverse, belt worn and lace in poor state.

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