~ A rare senior British Victorian naval staff's / flag officer's 1827 pattern sword and scabbard ~
The sword has a etched blade with a brass pommel in the form of a lion and a fishskin grip.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade has a length of 30 inches 76.25cm), with the sword having an overall length of 35.5 inches (90.25cm).
~ Condition ~
The blade has some areas of shallow pitting and some minor chipping to the edges of the blade. The etchings have become worn.
The fishskin grip is in good order; the hilt generally good and the folding guard locks down onto the scabbard well. The scabbard is worn with some cracking but still strong and in an overall good condition. Th original sword knot is in fairly good order and included.
~ Postage ~
UK postage costs £12 or the sword can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description