Painted 1/30th scale figure.
It belongs to Napoleonic period, russian army.
Reference NP 332 Pavlov grenadiers regiment NCO
Modeled, cast and painted in our workshop.
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Non-commissioned officers, mostly sergeants major, went into combat armed with a spear called spontoon.
Non-commissioned officers of the Russian army came not from troop, since a decree of the Tsar was preventing access to and promotion of the soldiers to top jobs.
They were generally members of the wealthy classes that after three years of service as a non-commissioned officer joined the officer corps.