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WATERLOO FRAMED RELICS FROM THE COTTON COLLECTION

THIS FRAMED DISPLAY OF WATERLOO RELICS COMPRISING OF A FRENCH OFFICERS SHAKO PLATE 25th LIGNE REGIMENT – A BRITISH LIGHT INFANTRY BUGLE BADGE & FRENCH VOLTIGIERS BADGE WERE PURCHASED FROM THE COLLECTION OF SGT MAJOR EDWARD COTTONS WATERLOO MUSEUM WHICH WAS SOLD IN 1909 BY JEANNE SULLY & LATER ON DISPLAY IN THE BROADSTAIRS WATERLOO MUSEUM FROM 1987 – 1999 WHEN DEACCESSIONED DUE TO THE OWNERS ILL HEALTH AND AS WE WERE GOOD FRIENDS AND HELPED IN THE SETTING UP OF THE MUSEUM AND HAD MUCH IMPUT THROUGHOUT WE HAD FIRST OFFER ON ALL THE MUSEUM CONTENTS BEFORE THEY WENT TO AUCTION – THESE RELICS WE HAVE HAD IN STORAGE SINCE
THE SHAKO PLATE IS AN OFFICERS AS IT HAD THE RAISED NUMERALS – ORs HAVING VOIDED NUMBERS AND IS FROM MARCOGNETS INFANTRY DIVISION – THE BRITISH BUGLE AND VOLTIGIERS BADGE WOULD HAVE BEEN UNIFORM BADGES – SHOULDERWINGS OR TAILBACKS
ALL MOUNTED IN A CONTEMPORARY FRAME ALONG WITH COTTONS HANDWRITTEN & SIGNED DETAILS WHICH ARE FADED BUT LEGIBLE HAVING COTTONS MUSEUM LABELS ON THE BACK
RARE SURVIVERS FROM 18th JUNE 1815 & HIGHLY COLLECTABLE

ALL REASONABLE OFFERS WILL BE GIVEN CONSIDERATION – – – – – – – – – UK POSTAGE £16

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