An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sabre

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Lot 161
An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sabre

Sold for £ 600 (US$ 741) inc. premium

Antique Arms & Militaria

27 Jan 2009, 12:00 GMT

Oxford

An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sabre
76cm blade by Osborn & Gunby and stamped GG at the forte and etched with scrolling foliage, stands of arms, Boudica, Royal Arms and GR cypher, regulation brass hilt retaining some gilt, the knuckle-guard incorporating a crowned GR cypher and slung bugle horn, lion's head pommel, wire bound leather grip, retaining approximately 40cm of original tooled leather scabbard (no mounts).
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