19th century fallow deer trophy from Emperor Franz Josef's castle at Eckartsau in the Southern Austrian Alps, a favourite hunting schloss of the Habsburg Royal family. This historic hunting trophy features the original black forest carved plaque and an original Austrian Military Medal issued to the members of the armed forces in 1898, in celebration of the 50 years of Franz Josef's reign, with the likeness of Emperor Franz Josef on the medal.
Three of these trophies with same medals available, please contact us for special group pricing.
Plaque measures 15"H x 11.5"W
Antler spread 33"W
Overal measurements 25"H x 33"W x 19"D
Part of The European Hunt collection presented by Laurier Blanc, this collection of antique hunting trophies from Royal & Noble European families has been examined and appraised by James Supp of Coronado Trading Co., who is best known for his work with the PBS production "Antiques Roadshow." Certificate of Authenticity included.
Item ref: EHC-2018-51F