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Victorian British Hampshire Submarine Miners Officer's Sword, sold

In very good condition, a rare Victorian British Royal Engineer Hampshire Submarine Miner officer's sword.

Victorian British Hampshire Submarine Miners Officer's Sword

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Submarine Miners were a branch of the British Royal Engineers and their sword are scarce to say the least, especially in this condition.

The 32 inch levee weight blade is well etched and in good condition, and firm in the hilt. The hilt is also very good, a little spot one edge but otherwise incredible for something well over a 100 years old. Equally the grip and associated twisted grip wire bindings are good. The plated steel scabbard in very good condition, The sword sheathes and draws very well. We doubt that you will find a better example anywhere.

A bargain. Please quote item reference J56 (1139). Further / full sized images available upon request.

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