RARE - RUSSIAN IMPERIAL HUSSAR REGIMENT BUSBY, HAT For Sale
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RARE - RUSSIAN IMPERIAL HUSSAR REGIMENT BUSBY, HAT:
RARE RUSSIAN IMPERIAL 2nd HUSSAR REGIMENT BUSBY, HAT
Russian Imperial 2nd Hussar Regiment busby. Large brass "2" on the green kolpack. High relief 2" silver starburst badge with a Russian colors rosette in the center. Age darkened massive intertwined silver bullion cords extending from the right-side button (silver Czarist eagle) along the lower front to the left top side - from which two silver bullion "pancakes" /5" tassels are suspended. Black satin - like lining. Shows some wear. Circa 1890. CONDITION: The item is described to the best of our knowledge. Please refer to pictures and email with any questions. SIZE: 6 3/4" high round otterskin body. ESTIMATE PRICE: $13,000 - $15,000. You have a GREAT CHANCE to purchase a unique item for your collection - over the years it will only INCREASE in price. HISTORY of SALES: A few years ago Hussar Regiment busby were sold on Live saleeer for $15,000 and $16,000 - please see the screenshots. OFFER: If an item is NOT SOLD, you can still give us a reasonable offer - please save the link of this page. PAY in PARTS: You can pay for any item during 2-3 months. Just make a deposit 10% and the item will wait for you. NEW: Returning customers will have 50% DISCOUNT on shipping. WIKIPEDIA: Hussars were first recorded in Russia as groups of irregulars in the mid-17th century. Under Peter I this class of light cavalry began to serve as organized regiments on a semi-permanent basis. Hussar regiments remained a conscious element of the Imperial Russian Army until the Revolution of 1917.