Continental Officer

Continental Officer

Code: 10515

Dimensions:

W: 5cm (2")H: 6.1cm (2.4")

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Very unusual miniature of an officer wearing blue coat with red lapels and silver braid, a medal pinned to his jacket.  On the side of his face, he wears a large patch, presumably to cover a hole in his face caused during a campaign.   Watercolour on ivory, Continental C1810.  Gilt frame with glazed pink silk reverse.