A Rare Regimental 1788 Pattern Light Cavalry Officer's Sabre Of The 10th Light Dragoons
Lot 79*
A Rare Regimental 1788 Pattern Light Cavalry Officer's Sabre Of The 10th Light Dragoons
Sold for £14,400 (US$ 24,178) inc. premium
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A Rare Regimental 1788 Pattern Light Cavalry Officer's Sabre Of The 10th Light Dragoons
81cm blade engraved, blued, and gilt with foliage, a stand of arms, and trophies, regulation steel hilt with coffin shaped pommel faintly engraved with the Prince of Wales feathers, the large diamond shaped langets engraved with the Prince of Wales feathers and motto and Prince of Wales's Own XLD, the cloth covered grip encased in foliate engraved steel with scrolled piercings, in its fish skin covered wood scabbard with engraved steel mounts, the locket faintly signed in an oval Foster, St James, Sword Cutler to The Prince of Wales and The Duke of York. (Hilt and scabbard mounts pitted, some fish skin missing to scabbard)
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