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NapStein13 Jul 2023 11:49 p.m. PST

I just published 51 plates of the work done by von Thümen, covering the history of the Prussian guard from its beginning until 1837. These 51 plates belong to the period of 1786 to 1815.

Thümen had been an officer with a long military career in the Prussian guard and accompanied the plates with a comprehensive text about the formation, war and uniform history of all guard units. He also had the recognition of the Prussian king who also corrected the first editions of Thümen's work.

The plates are done in a detailed and artistic manner and I enjoyed studying the original.

You may find the plates in my uniform portal at: link

Greetings from Berlin
Markus Stein

NapStein14 Jul 2023 12:52 a.m. PST

And the text may be downloaded at link … yes it is in German and printed in old letters. But perhaps some of you are able to read these interesting texts.

Now enjoy the whole work of Thümen
Markus Stein

Porthos14 Jul 2023 4:02 a.m. PST

Great, thanks again Markus !

JMcCarroll14 Jul 2023 2:56 p.m. PST

Many Thanks !!

Personal logo Dal Gavan Supporting Member of TMP15 Jul 2023 6:25 a.m. PST

Thanks, Markus.

14Bore15 Jul 2023 10:19 a.m. PST

Very nice set to have, thanks

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