A Fine 1827 Pattern Naval Officer's Sword

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Lot 196
A Fine 1827 Pattern Naval Officer's Sword

Sold for £ 1,980 (US$ 2,585) inc. premium

Militaria

21 Apr 2010, 12:00 BST

Oxford

A Fine 1827 Pattern Naval Officer's Sword
Broad 77.5cm pipe-backed and spear pointed blade by Prosser etched with Royal Arms, a crowned fouled anchor, 'Prosser Maker to the King & H R H the Lord High Admiral, London'. and surrounding a deeply impressed crowned P 'Prosser Maker to the King, Charing Cross', regulation gilt gothic style hilt incorporating a crowned fouled anchor, wire bound fish skin grip, lion's head pommel, in its black leather scabbard with brass mounts, the locket with large frog clip and engraved 'Prosser Maker to the King & H R H the Lord High Admiral, London'.
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