A British Pattern 1822 infantry officer's sword by Wilkinson
Slightly curved 32 1/2 inch blade etched with foliage, crown and VR cipher on both sides. Ricasso with Wilkinson marks, proof and serial number 9400. Regulation pattern gilt brass hilt incorporating the Royal cipher. Grey shagreen and copper wire-wrapped grip. Steel two-ring scabbard.
Condition: Excellent blade. Hilt retains most gilt finish, the bars slightly deformed. Grip with light wear. Scabbard with minor dents and spotting/light pitting overall.