Lot of 2 Indian War Dress Spiked Helmets with Plumes

Lot includes both a cavalry and artillery examples. Both have black felt covered cork bodies trimmed in patent leather with brass eagle front plates, plume holders and bases, and branch specific side buttons.  The horse hair plumes are dyed yellow and red respectively.  Both retain their leather sweatbands. 

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton


Very good.  Both helmets appear unissued.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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