US MARINE CORPS Officers' Sword of the Mameluke Design (1900 - 1930s period)
Lot 152
A pair of US Marine Corps Officers swords of Mameluke design
1930s. 2
Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of US Marine Corps Officers swords of Mameluke design
1930s.
A fine pair of dress swords for two Marine Marine Corps officers, both blades elaborately chased, one with the name John W Lyons Jr, the other G C Henshaw, both with chromed metal and brass scabbards, one with its original leather ties and a white grip. (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The War Museum

Saleroom notices

  • Lyons was a Texas "Aggie" Marine.
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