~ A Wilkinson 1821 pattern Dragoons sword with its scabbard and leather sword knot ~
Both sides of the blade are decorated with etched with floral patterns. One side has the GV cypher, and the Wilkinson mark on the ricasso...
"Henry Wilkinson Pall Mall London"
The other side has the Royal crown and the retailers stamp on the ricasso...
"R.Jinglis Ltd, Montreal And Winnipeg"
The forte is marked "British Manufacture".
The guard protects a wire bound fish skin covered grip.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade has a length of 35 inches (89cm), with the sword having an overall length of 41 inches (104cm).
~ Condition ~
The sword is in excellent condition. It has some minor age wear but no sign of pitting or rusting, with the etchings still clear and an edge free from nicks. The grip is tightly wire bound. The scabbard has some minor wear but remains in a overall good condition, the sword fits it sweetly.
~ Postage ~
UK postage for the sword is £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.