BladesOther BladesLate 18th Century –Early 19th Century Royal Fusiliers Bamboo Sword Stick
~ 19th Century Royal Fusiliers Bamboo Sword Stick ~
This sword stick has a short, dagger style blade.
Its grip is made of brass, steel and bamboo.
The grip’s steel pommel is decorated with a plaque bearing the Royal Fusiliers flaming grenade badge.
The base of the pommel is attached to the bamboo grip with a brass ring. The blade is attached in the same manner to the grip, using a brass cylinder fixed in place with a central nail.
The scabbard is made of bamboo with brass fittings on both ends.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade length is 11 inches (28 cm) and the overall length of the sword stick is 35 inches (89cm).
It weighs 240 grams
The blade is fair for its age, slightly bended and with some amount rust.
The grip is in good condition.
The scabbard has a couple of cracks towards the top end.
~ Postage ~
Postage is £18 or it can be picked up from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description