Officer of the Life Guards Cavalry Regiment. Russia, 1883 - 1914.
Kirasirsky Guards regiments were part of the 1-th Guards Cavalry Division. Horse Guards and Life Guards cavalry regiment, located in St. Petersburg, were the 1 st Brigade. Lifeguards Kirasirsky His and Her Majesty's regiments were 2 Brigade and was stationed at Tsarskoe Selo and Gatchina.
Metal device at the Horse Guards and cuirassier His Majesty was silver, the horse guards and cuirassier Her Majesty - Gold. The regimental color from the Horse Guards and horse guards - scarlet, the cuirassier His Majesty's - yellow, Her Majesty - Light blue. Officer had a white tunic and braided trim tabs on the device. Epaulettes Infantry models lined regimental colors. Blue trousers with regimental color edging. Helmet of brass with a border of white metal. Front silver St. Andrew's a star. The figure of an eagle and chin scales - silver or gold - at the device. Under the right socket scales - a round silver-black and gold badge. Breastplate of brass with a plate of colored regimental lace and a red waist belt and red lining scales. Cartouche in black leather with a silver star. Sash belts and cartouche broadsword covered with lace color device. Broadsword Copper Garden and steel scabbard. Strap of a black belt with silver stitching and silver brush woven with orange silk. Revolver in a holster made of black glossy skin. Revolver cord of white silk with orange and black interwoven. Gloves with white leggings.