Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Grand Eagle Legion of Honour Medallion of Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte

Grand Eagle Legion of Honour Medallion of Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte

- after 1802

To recognize the talent and achievement of men from all fields, Napoléon established the Legion of Honour in 1802, its name reprising the glory of the Roman republic. The Legion included members, officers, commanders and grand officers, organized into cohorts. The Grand Eagle was the highest award. Napoléon wore this medallion on the left breast of his uniforms.

Historical Provenance - Lucien Bonaparte family collection

Silver thread on fabric



NAPOLEONIC WAR FRENCH PRESENT OFFICER - BODYGUARD SWORD / CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE picture

NAPOLEONIC WAR FRENCH PRESENT OFFICER - BODYGUARD SWORD / CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE

$9000.00



Napoleonic War Period 1796 P Heavy Cavalry Officer'c Dress Sword picture

Napoleonic War Period 1796 P Heavy Cavalry Officer'c Dress Sword

$7550.00



MONUMENAL OIL MURAL 1812 NAPOLEONIC WAR SURRENDER OF BRITISH TROOPS IN HOLLAND picture

MONUMENAL OIL MURAL 1812 NAPOLEONIC WAR SURRENDER OF BRITISH TROOPS IN HOLLAND

$3750.00



From NAPOLEONIC WARS  FRENCH OFFICER PRESENTATON CAVALRY SWORD Original Scabbard picture

From NAPOLEONIC WARS FRENCH OFFICER PRESENTATON CAVALRY SWORD Original Scabbard

$3300.00



NAPOLEONIC WARS FRENCH GRAND ARMEE CHASSEUR, HUSSAR CAVALRY SWORD 1784 picture

NAPOLEONIC WARS FRENCH GRAND ARMEE CHASSEUR, HUSSAR CAVALRY SWORD 1784

$1995.00



NAPOLEONIC WAR ENGLAND / BRITISH OFICER SWORD picture

NAPOLEONIC WAR ENGLAND / BRITISH OFICER SWORD

$1975.00



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