SWORDS AND SIDE-ARMS.

1897 Pattern GV British Army Officer's Sword 225
George V cypher on hilt. Blade is not maker marked and has been polished, removing most of the decoration. Some areas of staining remain.
No doubt, of wartime manufacture.
 

United States Navy Officer's Sword   250
Blade named to J.F. JONES Jnr U.S.N. Also marked MADE IN JAPAN. In excellent condition, complete with sword knot.


Imperial German Army Officer's sword  200 
Made by F.W. HOLLER. SOLINGEN. No other markings.
 

1821/45 Pattern Light Cavalry Sword    395
By Wilkinson. No. 31002 was proved 6 August 1891 and sold to "J. Howard". Nice blade, a few stains on blade, but not affecting the decoration.
     


Royal Artillery Officer's Sword 1822 Ptn   295    
By Wilkinson. Number 30348 and FW on blade. Wilkinson's register confirms that this sword was purchased in July 1890 by Frank Warren. He was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1891 and in 1902 was a Captain serving with the Royal Garrison Artillery. 
   


Victorian Pioneer's Side Arm  395
Blade stamped A&E one side and crown over 13 other side.Top of scabbard stamped 3 S.W.B. (3rd South Wales Borderers).
Scabbard leather split on back.
 


Victorian British Pioneer's Sword without scabbard. Brass handle stamped: 12.1892 M 5.K.R.R. 5 (5th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps)  225
Blade has WD stamp on both sides. Blade is 22 1/2 inches long.
 
 

Victorian British Army Bandman's Sword without scabbard.  300

1856 Pattern British Army Bandman's Sword without scabbard. Bugle on hilt.   300
Sword marked on blade 51st Foot.
Victorian British Army Bandsman's Sword without scabbard. No stamps.  295
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Bavarian/British? Sword without scabbard.   185  
Possibly originally had a cross-guard but this may have been removed.


Tewkesbury Abbey Church Commemorative Dagger by Wilkinson   150
Issued by Wilkinson Sword in 1971 to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the battle during the Wars of the Roses.
Dagger is 40 cm long and has the coat of arms of Tewkesbury at the top. The blade shows Tewkesbury Abbey Church and the date 1121. After the Battle of Tewkesbury, defeated Lancastrians sought refuge in the abbey but the Yorkists forced entry and killed them.
Dagger is
loose mounted on a wooden plaque for display.
oose mounted on a wooden plaque for display. 

1822 Pattern sword in relic condition   SOLD