A Regimental Scottish Field Officer's Sword of the 1st D. Rifle Volunteers (Dunbarton)
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A Regimental Scottish Field Officer's Sword of the 1st D. Rifle Volunteers (Dunbarton)
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A Regimental Scottish Field Officer's Sword of the 1st D. Rifle Volunteers (Dunbarton)
83.5cm double fullered broadsword blade by J.R. Gaunt & Sons, Late Edw. Thurkle, Soho, Sword Works, London, etched with scrolling foliage, thistles, crowned ERVII cypher and owner's name and 1st D. R. Vols within a panel, regulation steel honeysuckle hilt with wire bound fish skin grip, in its steel scabbard, two suspension rings, complete with its red faced buff leather liner and later fringe tassel.

Footnotes

  • The sword of Major DD Aucott 2nd Lieut 1st Dumbartonshire Rifle Vols 20 September 1890 Lieut 1894 Captain 1 May 1895 Major 17 January 1903. Retires c1908.
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