An 1822 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword

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Lot 125
An 1822 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword

Sold for £ 240 (US$ 318) inc. premium

Antique Arms and Militaria

7 Dec 2010, 12:00 GMT

Oxford

An 1822 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword
84.5cm blade by Wilkinson (No. 14435 for 1866) etched with crowned VR cypher, a strung bugle horn, scrolling foliage and owner's monogram 'CHT', regulation gilt brass hilt incorporating crowned VR cypher, wire bound fish skin grip, in its brass scabbard bearing owner's mongram, complete with leather liner to hilt and red and gold knot.

Footnotes

  • The sword of Charles Hamilton Trueman, commissioned 32nd (Cornwall) Light Infantry. Ensign 29/10/58, Lieut 20/09/64, Captain 25/09/69, retires late 1880 as Hon Major.
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