Regimentally marked fife and bugle

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Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by ottodog8 » Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:32 pm

Picked these up together from an antiques dealer in Connecticut. Not great condition, but in my experience it's rare to find matching pieces.
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Re: Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by ottodog8 » Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:37 pm

More pics.
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Note the wadded up German newspaper added to keep the fife from rattling in its case
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Re: Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by badener » Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:54 pm

Nice score Ottodog8! :D
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Re: Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by Larmo » Wed Mar 13, 2013 11:46 am

What a great find, a true scoop-deville :thumb up: First time I've seen a bugle with a Saxon crest...wow!

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Re: Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by Chip Minx » Wed May 22, 2013 7:31 pm

Super items and from the same regiment! Wonders never cease. Love the Saxon Wappen on the bugle too. :thumbright:

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Re: Regimentally marked fife and bugle

Post by joerookery » Thu May 23, 2013 6:11 am

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