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Στις αίθουσες αυτού του μουσείου που στεγάζεται στο Μέγαρο της Παλιάς Βουλής παρουσιάζεται η ιστορία του νεότερου Ελληνισμού, η...

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**A GREEK DECORATED SILVER CARTRIDGE BOX

**A GREEK DECORATED SILVER CARTRIDGE BOX (PALASKA), DATED 1867 of characteristic form, fitted with domed hinged lid, the reverse with pierced belt loop and engraved with the date, decorated over the outer face with engraved designs heightened with niello, including a female in traditional dress, trophies and exotic birds, the border decorated with foliage, all against a punched ground 12.7 cm; 5 in high

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Greek Cartridge Box Palaska, 19th century, made from pale yellow brass, the front with a relief scene showing Athanasios Diakos being seized by the Ottomans, the sides and hinged lid all with conventional foliage in relief. Good untouched condition. Athanasios Diakos was a hero of the Greek War of Independence. He was captured at the Alamana bridge near Thermopylae by the Turks in April 1821, impaled and subsequently roasted on a spit. An identical palaska is exhibited in the Athanasios…