1810 Pattern Russian Naval Artillery Hanger
/ Sword (sold).
Marked to the Tula armaments factory and dated 1840, this is an
exceptionally rare Russian naval artillery bombardier / gunner's
hanger, 1810 pattern.
21 1/2 inch blade is in good order, marked "Tula 1840"
to the spine. Feint traces of the unit markings to the brass cross-guard
which has a small amount of loose wobble to it, the leather covered
grip mostly good though aged and worn, but one small section with
both leather and wood loss. Blade firm in the hilt. Additional /
full sized photos available upon request. Item reference number