SHAKO D’OFFICIER DU 63ème RÉGIMENT D’INFANTERIE DE LIGNE MODÈLE 1860
Cask of Vivandière with imperial eagle.
Lancer of the Garde in full dress, with his lance.
LES LANCIERS DE LA GARDE
Édouard Detaille (1848–1912)-Officer of the imperial Guard, Second Empire.Date 1911
The Cent-gardes Squadron, also called Cent Gardes à Cheval, was an elite cavalry squadron of the Second French Empire primarily responsible for protecting the person of the Emperor Napoleon III, as well as providing security within the Tuileries Palace.
m1855 Shako, cadet Saint Cyr, Second Empire, France
Musician Shako, 2nd Empire French Army
Portraits of Napoléon III
Napoléon III, Édouard Dubufe c. 1853.
Napoléon III, Alexandre Cabanel c. 1865.
Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte. Prince Impérial of Napoléon III