Charge of the Life Guards at the Battle of Waterloo, 1815. The sculpture depicts the trooper, sabre drawn, lunging forward with the horse in full gallop.
HOUSEHOLD BRIGADE CHARGE
The figurine, made by Ballantynes of Walkerburn, depicts a trooper of the Life Guards at the height of the charge. He wields the standard issue, straight cavalry sabre and carries a cavalry carbine against his saddle. We have displayed the figurine with his bearskin uncovered, however, following the heavy rains of the previous night, the regiment went into battle with their headgear covered.
|Base Material of the Statue||Cold Cast Resin|
|Height Including Presentation Base||14" / 36cm|
|Width with Presentation Base||8" / 20cm|
|Depth with Presentation Base||6" / 15cm|
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