Object Title

Print

Print

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

I.694

Provenance

From the Library of Sir James Gow Mann, Master of the Armouries 1939-1962. Part of a portfolio of miscellaneous prints of arms and armour, labelled: 'Purchased from Guntrip of Tonbridge, Dec., 1951 - apparently ex-Baron de Cosson (with his handwriting on a print of a pistol).'

Physical Description

Ornamented with military trophies, dolphins and a portrait medallion, a jewel surrounded by the collard of the golden fleece and a badge consisting of an F within a crown, beneath a baron's coronet. The chape in the form of a lion's mask.
'F. Sere del.' 'Cromolith. Lemercier a Paris' 'Kellerhoven lith.'
Mounted on card.

Dimensions

Dimensions: 10.4 in. x 7 in. (26.4 x 17.9 cm.), Mount: 15.1 in. x 11 in. (38.4 x 28.1 cm.)

Associations

Places France