Historic red stag trophy taken during Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany's Eulenburg hunt of 1892 in Liebenburg, Germany and decorated with an original Bavarian offiicer's wappen from the officer's pickelhaube or helmet and the original fürst pless hunting Horn used in the hunt.
The Fürst-Pless-Horn was named in 1880 by Hans Heinrich XI., Prince of Pless, the Colonel Jägermeister under the Emperors Wilhelm I and Wilhelm II. Hand-carved linden wood plaque.
Spread is approximately 40"
Part of The European Hunt Collection, this collection of antique hunting trophies 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".
All pieces in this collection have been examined and appraised and come with a Certificate of Authenticity document.