An 1845 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword
Lot 70*
An 1845 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword
Sold for £250 (US$ 420) inc. premium
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An 1845 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword
82cm blade by Henry Wilkinson, Pall Mall, London, numbered 12804 for 1863, etched on each side with scrolling foliage and crowned VR cypher, and with owner's crest and motto, patent solid steel, regulation steel gothic hilt incorporating Royal cypher, wire bound chequered horn grip, in its steel scabbard with two suspension rings.

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  • The crest and motto is that of Edward GKP Lloyd. VD., Lieut 13 March 1872 28th (The London Irish) Middlesex Rifle Vols, Captain 15 November 1873 Major26 January 1889, the Corps is now the 16th (London Irish) Middx RVs Lieut-Colonel and Honorary Colonel 10 Feb 1897, retires as such in 1908.
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