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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    AN 1895 PATTERN INFANTRY OFFICER'S SWORD

    BY ROBERT MOLE & SONS, BIRMINGHAM

    Price Realised  

    AN 1895 PATTERN INFANTRY OFFICER'S SWORD
    By Robert Mole & Sons, Birmingham
    With slightly curved fullered blade with double spear point, etched with floral decoration 'VR' cypher and stand-of-arms, the guard with 'VR' cypher, wire bound fish skin grip, nickle plated scabbard, silk sword knot, number 'M 2281'
    32½ in. (82.5 cm.) blade
    Together with an Artillery Officer's sword, late 19th/early 20th century, with slightly curved fullered blade with double spear point, steel hilt, wire bound fish skin grip, leather scabbard and sword knot -- 34½ in. (88 cm.) blade (2)


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