SWORDS AND SIDE-ARMS.
 

1st Volunteer Battalion Cheshire Regiment officer's swords
with metal scabbard.     275
Retailed by Hobsons & Sons, London. Blade has entwined initials on it (that look like WMH) but hard to work out.



1897 Pattern Warrant Officer's Sword EIIR.
With leather and metal scabbards.  325
Blade stamped. Plain blade dated 1985 German made for Wilkinson's. Metal scabbard appears to be Scottish style so possibly sword for one of
the regiments that do not carry the Broad Sword (Lowland Regiments), or it was not the originl scabbard.    

 

1895 Pattern British Infantry Officer's Sword adapted as a GVI Warrant Officer's Sword
with leather scabbard.  280 
By Army and Navy Co-operative Society. The decration on the blade has been ground off and the hilt converted to a GVI cypher.


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)  325
Blade has WD stamp on both sides. Blade is 22 1/2 inches long.
  
 

1882 Pattern French Infantry Officer's Sword with horn hilt and metal scabbard.  SOLD
Scabbard has hole on one side about half way down. Maker on blade, near hilt. Initials engraved on back of handle - MH or HM.

 
Imperial German Infantry Officer's Sword with metal scabbard.   285 
Single-edged, pipeback blade, etched "EISENHAUER" (Iron proof quality). Blade by WKC Solingen (Weyersburg, Kirschbaum & Co. Solingen, Germany)
Spanish Military Sword in metal scabbard.  SOLD
Blade marked "TOLEDO. SPAIN" 


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.