Imperial Russian Napoleonic Military Mitre Helmet

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Imperial Russian Napoleonic Military Mitre Helmet

A very interesting and unusual Imperial Russian Napoleonic military mitre helmet.  Cannot say a lot about it is as I am not familiar with this type of item and haven't encountered one before.  Comprises a red fabric shell mounted with a large stamped brass helmet plate that is of a type worn by Russian grenadiers during the late 18th and early 19th Century. The helmet plate is also held togeither by a series of brass straps.  There is a fabric liner that has a faded stamp - can't make out the lettering but think that it is Russian Cyrillic.  Unusual piece.

Condition of the Helmet

In good overall condition - probably missing section above shako plate - brass bands with bent wear.

Specifications of the Helmet

Height of the mitre is 12 inches and the diameter is 7.5 inches.

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