Napoleon Series Archive 2014

Russian flag finial M 1803.
A flag finial M 1803 for line regiments of the Russian infantry and cavalry from the reign of Tsar Alexander I.
Bronze with partially preserved fire gilding. Openwork point with crowned, chased double-headed eagle at centre.
Octagonal, conical socket. Height 25.5 cm, largest width 8.6 cm. Signs of use.

Both sides the same. Great detail, eh.