Light Cavalry OfficerDuring the 16th century these were provided by units of light-armed bussars. At some stage before the end of the t6th century they were replaced by Tatars and Cossacks, and were used for escort duties and messengers for the Court. In 1646 they wore red unitbrtn.
It takes a very knowledgeable and talented artist to create military figures that meet the expectations of the most demanding collectors. We were fortunate to become friends with one whose specialty is Polish army figures. He makes only a few per month, so you may wait 4-5 months before your order will be filled. But, when you receive it, your patience will be rewarded when you open the box. They are amazing and worth the wait. The attention to detail and historical accuracy is breath taking. Individually handcrafted of hand-painted plaster, fired in an oven and mounted on a wooden pedestal. Available in very limited quantities, basically custom made. Each approx. 8.0" Tall.