1890P British 11th Hussars Cavalry Trooper's
Sword / Sabre, sold
In very good condition, an 1890P British light cavalry trooper's
sabre / sword marked to the 11th Hussars.
A great find, in very good condition, a British 11th Hussars cavalry
trooper's sword dated to 1891.
The 34 inch blade is in exceptionally good condition, various acceptance
marks to 1909, marked "90" on the spine. Blade has been
period sharpened and is firm in the hilt. The "Mallets Cross"
hilt in good condition, some light rusting, marked to 11th Hussars
on the inside; 1891 11H 116 (made in 1891, 11th Hussars, weapon
number 116). The grip in very good order. The steel scabbard in
equal condition as the hilt, also with various acceptance marks.
The sword sheathes and draws very well; the scabbard holding the
sword in place when inverted.
A well above average example and marked to a famous regiment. A
great buy. Further / large images available upon request. Please
quote item reference number E43 (823).