A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

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A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

Post by Francobritishcollect » Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:11 pm

Dear All

Just came across this and could not resist the temptation of buying it [-o<

A set for a French lieutenant-colonel of the French infantry around 1880.

Not so much my period of collecting, but both condition and rarity won me over.

Beet

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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

Post by J.LeBrasseur » Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:24 pm

I love it, nice find.

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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

Post by stuka f » Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:45 am

Like it too.
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Re: A nice set for a French lieutenant-colonel

Post by b.loree » Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:59 pm

Very nice! What collector wouldn’t fall for those pieces?
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