Lot 8005
Home & Interiors: Antique Furniture & Design, Ceramics & Decorative Art | 25 June 2021
A composition French Fire Brigade helmet, community of Valdampierre (region Oise, Haute de France), Model 1855, Second Empire

Second half 19th century

With new horsehair comb and red plume. Brass cap with neck cover and brass comb. On the front of the comb a Medusa’s head and a burning grenade. On the front of the cap a brass plate with a crowned eagle, holding a sphere and branches of leaves in its claws. Below, two crossed axes and some burning barrels. On the left, a brass ribbon ‘Sps. Pompiers’, on the right: ‘De Valdampierre’. The plate is attached slightly over the edge of the visor and completely over the burning grenade.

H 24 cm (bottom cap-top comb), total H 41 cm

€ 200,00
€ 300,00
€ 325,00

Hamerprijs: € 325