Keep the epaulettes

Petition des Fabricans de Galons, Tireurs d'or, Passementiers, Tissutiers, Frangers, &c de la ville de Paris a l'Assemblée Nationale.

Paris: De l'Imprimerie de LaBarre, [1791].

Price: $150.00

About the item

7 pages. 1 vols. 4to. Keep the epaulettes. Disbound. Minor marginal discoloration, else fine.

Item #28972

The gold or silver lace makers, gold wire drawers, lace makers and fringe makers addressing the National Assembly explaining that the removal of epaulettes in the military uniforms was a bad choice as they not only were a mark of distinction and of pride for the military man but were an important part of the French economy as it affected their businesses.