~ WW1 Italian Pipeback Cavalry Sword and Scabbard by Gnutti ~
The sword has a half open bowl guard in sheet metal with wooden grip.
The blade is of a pipeback design.
It comes with chromed steel scabbard with two suspension rings.
The lower end of the scabbard is stamped with ‘CdeC’ beneath the crown.
The blade is marked with the manufacturer’s stamp ‘Gnutti’.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade has a length of 35.6 inches (90.5 cm), with the sword measuring 43 inches (109 cm) long overall.
It weighs 1.6 kg.
~ Condition ~
The blade is very clean with no wear and very well oiled.
The reverse of the hilt developed some surface rust and loss of chrome.
The scabbard is free of dents but has minor spots of surface rust.
~ Postage ~
Postage in the UK is £24 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description