Napoleon Objects Photos

Because of his fame, objects owned by Emperor Napoleon I have been collected, as have many of the gifts he gave to others.

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Napoleon's bicorne hat from Battle of Waterloo at German Historical Museum. Berlin, Germany.Napoleon's sword from Battle of Waterloo at German Historical Museum. Berlin, Germany.Pair of pistols captured from Napoleon at Battle of Waterloo at Rijksmuseum. Amsterdam, NL.Hat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Les Invalides. Paris, France.
Napoleon's bicorne hat (before 1815) from Battle of Waterloo at German Historical Museum. Berlin, Germany.Napoleon's sword (before 1815) from Battle of Waterloo at German Historical Museum. Berlin, Germany.Pair of pistols (1813-5) captured from Napoleon at Battle of Waterloo at Rijksmuseum. Amsterdam, NL.Hat of Napoleon Bonaparte (c1799-1804) at Les Invalides. Paris, France.
Vest worn by Napoleon while in exile at St.Helena at Masséna Museum. Nice, France.Vermeil & crystal toilette set of Napoleon I by Martin-Guillaume Biennais at Louvre Museum. Paris, France.Emperor's rowing canot by Chapman & Guillemard for Napoleon I at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Carving of Neptune on bow of Emperor Napoleon I canot at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.
Vest worn by Napoleon while in exile at St.Helena at Masséna Museum. Nice, France.Vermeil & crystal toilette set of Napoleon I (1806) by Martin-Guillaume Biennais at Louvre Museum. Paris, France.Emperor's rowing canot (1810) by Chapman & Guillemard for Napoleon I at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Carving of Neptune on bow of Emperor Napoleon I canot (1810) at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.
Cabin topped with crown on stern of Emperor Napoleon I canot at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Carving of Neptune on stern of Emperor Napoleon I canot at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Tea service of Emperor Napoleon by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Sugar bowl with imperial eagle plus Cupid & Psyche from tea service of Emperor Napoleon by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Cabin topped with crown on stern of Emperor Napoleon I canot (1810) at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Carving of Neptune on stern of Emperor Napoleon I canot (1810) at Musée de la Marine. Paris, France.Tea service of Emperor Napoleon (1810) by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Sugar bowl with imperial eagle plus Cupid & Psyche from tea service of Emperor Napoleon (1810) by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Salt cellars with statuettes of Venus from tea service of Emperor Napoleon by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Punch bowl with Neptune from tea service of Emperor Napoleon by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Silver tureen presented by Napoleon to Sultan of Djokjakarta & captured by 78th Highlanders at Fort George Highlanders' Museum. Fort George, Scotland.Copper & brass coffee urn gift to Oliver Ellsworth from Napoleon Bonaparte now at Ellsworth Homestead Museum. Windsor, CT.
Salt cellars with statuettes of Venus from tea service of Emperor Napoleon (1810) by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Punch bowl with Neptune from tea service of Emperor Napoleon (1810) by Martin-Guillaume Biennais of Paris at National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland.Silver tureen presented (c1802) by Napoleon to Sultan of Djokjakarta & captured (1812) by 78th Highlanders at Fort George Highlanders' Museum. Fort George, Scotland.Copper & brass coffee urn gift to Oliver Ellsworth from Napoleon Bonaparte now at Ellsworth Homestead Museum. Windsor, CT.
Tapestry gift to Oliver Ellsworth from Napoleon Bonaparte now at Ellsworth Homestead Museum. Windsor, CT.Sèvres porcelain gilded coffee pot with bisque areas by Jean-Marie-Ferdinand Régnier given by Napoleon I to Duchess of Castiglione at Sèvres National Ceramic Museum. Paris, France.Meissen campana vase reputed to have been given to Thomas Conolly by future French Emperor, Napoleon in dining room at Castletown House. Ireland.Snuff box with symbol of Napoleon at Cabildo Museum. New Orleans, LA.
Tapestry gift to Oliver Ellsworth from Napoleon Bonaparte now at Ellsworth Homestead Museum. Windsor, CT.Sèvres porcelain gilded coffee pot with bisque areas (1813) by Jean-Marie-Ferdinand Régnier given by Napoleon I to Duchess of Castiglione at Sèvres National Ceramic Museum. Paris, France.Meissen campana vase (c1850) reputed to have been given to Thomas Conolly (1823-1876) by future French Emperor, Napoleon in dining room at Castletown House. Ireland.Snuff box (19th C) with symbol of Napoleon at Cabildo Museum. New Orleans, LA.
New Haven Cathedral pulpit, a gift from Napoleon. Roseau, Dominica.


New Haven Cathedral pulpit, a gift from Napoleon. Roseau, Dominica.



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