French Model 1845 Infantry Sergeant's Sword,
In very good condition, a French Sergeant's 1854 Model sword,
A very good example with matching serial / rack numbers (11603)
to the hilt and scabbard, with the grip wire intact.
The 76 cm blade is in very good condition and is firm in the hilt.
The hilt with some gilt remaining in generally very good condition.
The walnut grip to in good order, with the twisted copper grip wire
bindings intact. The steel scabbard is equally good, and the sword
sheathes and draws very well.
A well above average example. Please quote item reference F42 (915).
Further / full sized images available upon request.