We use cookies to remember choices you make on functionality and personal features to enhance your experience to our site. By continuing to use our site you consent to the use of cookies. Please refer to our privacy and cookie policies for more information

Skip to main content

Early Militaria Collections / Early English Cavalry Sword

Lot 3
Early English Cavalry Sword
Circa 1700
28 September 2022, 10:00 EDT
Skinner Marlborough

US$1,000 - US$2,000

Ask about this lot

Early English Cavalry Sword
Circa 1700

Brass hilt with molded bilobate counter-guard decorated with figures and animals on the inside and outside, short quillon, two serpentine branches on each side of the central knuckle bow connecting to a molded spherical pommel, wood grip lacking the wire wrapping; the straight single-edge blade with false edge at the tip and single narrow fuller, partial fleur-de-lis mark on one side.
Blade lg. 29 1/2, overall lg. 36 in.


This sword is illustrated and described in Robert Brooker, British Military Pistols and Associated Edged Weapons, (Robert Brooker, 2016), p. 59.

Additional information