1892 Pattern British Household Cavalry Trooper's
In good though aged condition, an Edward 7th / George 5th / George
6th era British Household cavalry trooper's sword.
A very impressive and heavy sabre, well used (though only for ceremonial
purposes). The crown in the hilt indicating this is an Edward 7th
/ George 5th / George 6th era sword. With several markings, including
"HC 17" (no doubt, sword number 17 for the Household Cavalry.
Who knows how many royal events this sword has been a part of; most
likely including the coronation of Queen Elizabeth 2nd.
The 34 1/8 inch blade is in very good condition and firm in the
hilt. The plated hilt with age and some small rust spots. The grip
in very good though worn condition. The plated steel scabbard is
good though aged and with some rust spots. The sword sheathes and
Please quote item reference number K35 (1166). Further / full sized
images upon request.