A Fine Full-Dress Shabraque Of An Officer In The First Life Guards  (3)

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Lot 57*
A Fine Full-Dress Shabraque Of An Officer In The First Life Guards
Post 1902

Sold for £ 765 (US$ 955) inc. premium
A Fine Full-Dress Shabraque Of An Officer In The First Life Guards
Post 1902
Faced in blue cloth and applied at the rear corner on both sides with crowned regimental cypher with battle honours to South Africa 1900, all in silver-gilt threads and above a garter star also in silver threads, holster-covers en suite, and all within borders of gilt train lace of running foliage and acorns; together with a pair of holsters, each of hard brown leather with hinged cover handwritten on the inside 'J.M.S. Groves, 18th Hussars, and in fine condition (3)

Footnotes

  • J.M.S. Groves became a cornet in the 18th Hussars on 4 March 1891 and transferred to the Indian Staff Corps. He died at Bangalore in May 1894
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A Fine Full-Dress Shabraque Of An Officer In The First Life Guards  (3)
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