~ Pre Civil War Dutch 1630 Officers Sword ~
The grip leads into the cast pommel, which has been decorated into a dragon like beast head who holds the guard in between his teeth.
The blade has a simple depiction of a leaping boar just below the fuller.
Inside the small fuller is carved the letters “B A H A G V M”.
The guard is of scallop shell form wiith a protective thumb ring.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade has a length of 35 inches (88.9 cm), with the sword measuring 40 inches (101.6 cm) overall. It weighs 915 g.
~ Condition ~
The blade has blackened but shows no major sign of pitting or major damage aside. The brass is in a similar condition.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £25 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.