Victorian British 1827P Rifle Regiment Officer's
Sword, For Sale
In good condition, a Victorian British 1827P Rifle Regiment Officer's
Etched to "Marshall & Co, St James's Street, London"
with serial number 100875 to the spine.
The 32 1/2 inch blade is in overall good condition and firm in
the hilt. The steel hilt in very good order but with scuffing /
patina / light rusting to the edge areas, especially around the
back piece. The fishskin grip is good but the edges have wear /
some loss. The twisted grip wire bindings are good. The leather
field service scabbard is worn but sound. The sword sheathes and
No volunteer markings, so almost certainly a regular rifle regiment
officer's. A very nice sword for the price, just £425. Please
quote item reference Q46. Further / full sized images available
upon request. Box 0364-1.18 (2.063).