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Equestrian Figure of Emperor Franz Joseph C 1900

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Directory: Hidden: Viewable: Pre 1910: Item # 1188659

Please refer to our stock # BK156 when inquiring.

German sterling silver equestrian figure, ca. 1900. An old military man sits astride a horse, reins in one hand, sword in the other. Gilt highlights include uniform braid, military plumage, and saddle. Possibly depicts Emperor Franz Joseph (1830-1916). Horse stands on grassy ground. Rectangular plinth with silver acanthus leaves and foliage, and cabochon cut stones. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: Height: 16 in. Width: 4 ¾ in. Depth: 9 ¼ in. Weight: 89 troy ounces. BK156