A 1796 Pattern Heavy Cavalry Trooper's Sword
Lot 148
A 1796 Pattern Heavy Cavalry Trooper's Sword
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,049) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 1796 Pattern Heavy Cavalry Trooper's Sword
Retailed By Osborn & Gunby, Early 19th Century
With bright fullered blade double-edged towards the point and stamped with retailer's name on the back at the forte, regulation steel stirrup hilt (some pitting) with rounded pommel and back-piece in one, and ribbed leather-covered grip bound with twisted brass wire (binding incomplete), in its steel scabbard stamped 'J' over '46' at the locket, and with two rings for suspension
84 cm. blade

Saleroom notices

  • Please note this is a Light Cavalry Trooper's Sword
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