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Discussions about Russian History => Imperial Russian Antiques => Topic started by: PeterBB on March 06, 2012, 01:43:40 AM

Title: Russian uniform or not?
Post by: PeterBB on March 06, 2012, 01:43:40 AM
Is this a russian uniform?
(http://i45.photobucket.com/albums/f77/PeterBB/uniform-1.jpg)
Title: Re: Russian uniform or not?
Post by: Kalafrana on March 06, 2012, 06:39:25 AM
I'm not going to push the point too far, but the colour looks suspiciously Prussian, and red piping was a feature of some Prussian uniforms.

Pity we can't see all the insignia on the shoulder straps.

Ann