1912P Wilkinson made George 5th British Cavalry
Officer's Sword, sold
In very good condition, a superb George V British cavalry officer's
sword and scabbard.
A well above average, almost parade ground condition example of
this stunning pattern of cavalry officer's sword. Made by Wilkinson
Sword with a serial number of 65451 (for £10 you can find
out the original purchaser of the sword, see here; Wilkinson
Sword Sales Ledger / Customer Identification).
The 35 inch blade is in very good condition, some scuffing to the
point section, well etched and firm in the hilt. The plated steel
hilt is also in very good condition, a little tarnish to the top
of the pommel (can be removed) and light scuffing hear and there
(a good metal polish will probably shine it up if required). The
simulated fishskin grip is good, a little faded, the twisted grip
wire bindings also good. The plated steel scabbard has some ageing
and marking but is overall very good, and again, it should shine
up with a good metal polish if desired. The sword sheaths and draws
A rare well above average example and a bargain. Further / full
sized pictures available upon request. Please quote item reference
number D13 (696).