An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword To The East India Company

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Lot 162
An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword To The East India Company

Sold for £ 3,000 (US$ 3,669) inc. premium

Antique Arms & Militaria

27 Jan 2009, 12:00 GMT

Oxford

An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword To The East India Company
76cm blade by Osborn etched in gold upon a blue ground for two thirds of its length with stands of arms, scrolling foliage and the arms of The East India Company, three panels frost etched with scrolling foliage and stands of arms, regulation gilt hilt the knuckle-guard incorporating a crowned GR cypher below rays, lion's head pommel, wire bound leather grip, in its steel leather covered scabbard with gilt brass mounts.
An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword To The East India Company
An 1803 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword To The East India Company
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