French Model 1822 Artillery Officer's Sword,
In good condition but with some hilt damage / repair, a French
Model 1822 Artillery Officer's Sword, Coulaux & Cie Klingenthal.
Quite rare to find these marked to Klingenthal. This one has seen
some service and some damage to the hilt (brazed repair and some
disfiguration, which is so often the norm with brass hilts).
The 33 5/8 inch blade is in very good condition and firm in the
hilt. The hilt as previously described. The hardwood grip mostly
good but with wear / age; the grip wire still present thankfully.
The steel scabbard in good condition; the sword sheathes and draws
Yours for £? (too late, now sold). Please quote item reference
AD26 (0462). Further full / sized images available on request.