Pattern 1763 Catherine the Great era grenadier private’s mitre

Lot 1447
4 000 4 500
Cone-shaped mitre of red wool on the upper part and green on the lower band with brass front plate depicting the Imperial eagle under crowned Catherine II cipher inside of a cartouche surrounded by military equipment and banners. Three flaming grenade badges on the lower part. Surmounted by pom-pom of white wool. Provenance: Private collection in the USA