An 1834 Pattern 2nd Lifeguard's Officer's Full Dress Sword
Lot 48*
An 1834 Pattern 2nd Lifeguard's Officer's Full Dress Sword
Sold for £1,437 (US$ 2,416) inc. premium
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An 1834 Pattern 2nd Lifeguard's Officer's Full Dress Sword
86.5cm unfullered blade by Andrews 9 Pall Mall London etched with a crowned flaming grenade over the regimental cypher and foliage, regulation embossed brass three-bar hilt, the stool decorated with a flaming grenade, the pommel decorated with a flaming grenade and lightning strikes, wire bound fish skin grip, in its plated steel scabbard with brass mounts with two suspension rings.

Footnotes

  • The light construction of the hilt and the shorter than regulation blade possibly indicate that this sword for levee wear.
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