Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Joséphine’s monogrammed tortoise shell box

Joséphine’s monogrammed tortoise shell box

- c. 1799-1800

The opposite of Napoléon in temperament, Joséphine loved to spend money on beautiful objects. He gave her a monthly allowance of 50,000 francs for personal expenses and 10,000 for charities, but her spending often exceeded that.

Historical Provenance - Marshal Ney’s collection

Tortoise shell ornamented with guilloche



Vtg. WWII Named US Army 100th Chemical Mortar Bn. Italian Made Bullion Patch + picture

Vtg. WWII Named US Army 100th Chemical Mortar Bn. Italian Made Bullion Patch +

$2999.99



44 WWII ITALIAN ROYAL ARMY/ FASCIST RANK & BRANCH ENAMEL BRASS LAPEL PINS BADGES picture

44 WWII ITALIAN ROYAL ARMY/ FASCIST RANK & BRANCH ENAMEL BRASS LAPEL PINS BADGES

$1500.00



Italian Army C.T.V. Spanish war 1934 M33 helmet  “Flechas Negras” badge   picture

Italian Army C.T.V. Spanish war 1934 M33 helmet “Flechas Negras” badge

$900.00



VINTAGE ITALIAN ARMY M 33 RARE M INSIGNIA HELMET RSI picture

VINTAGE ITALIAN ARMY M 33 RARE M INSIGNIA HELMET RSI

$945.00



Military items: Italian Army Order of the Crown Officer class Medal Made of Gold picture

Military items: Italian Army Order of the Crown Officer class Medal Made of Gold

$750.00



RARE ANCIENT OIL ON CANVAS : landing of the Italian troops in Assab - Eritrea  picture

RARE ANCIENT OIL ON CANVAS : landing of the Italian troops in Assab - Eritrea

$749.99



Images © photo12.com-Pierre-Jean Chalençon
A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011